Follicular Unit Extraction Hair Transplantation method is a method that facilitates hair transplantation. Also known as “FUE” or “Follicular Unit Extraction”. In this method, hair roots are taken from the donor area in the haired area prepared for transplantation and hair transplantation is performed without surgical procedure.
In this hair transplantation method, grafts are removed from the back of the hair by means of micromotor. Then, it is planted in the sparse area. A large number of hair grafts can be implanted in the head open area. Two (2) to Three (3) times the hair of these grafts can grow in the cultivated area. As local anesthesia is applied during FUE hair transplantation, no pain is felt and sutures. This method takes a maximum of 2 hours. FUE application can be done after a day’s rest after work.
The transplanted hair starts to grow from the third month and it grows completely in 9 months. FUE, which is a comfortable operation for both the patient and the doctor, works with small punctures, no scarring and no large gaps. Therefore it is widely preferred. It is an advantageous method because it allows hair follicles to grow without removing tissue from the donor area.
- Fue method operation time from 2-5 hours
The following medical steps should performed before hair transplantation with FUE;
Before the operation, our medical specialists will inform the patient about possible indications and complications. Our doctor and team tell about the hair transplantation process, such as what do you want to learn before and after the operation the things to be considered are explained in details. This information helps to reduce the stress of the patient. The team should be informed about the medications used regularly and chronic diseases before the operation. Blood thinners or anticoagulant drugs should not be used 1 week before the operation. Alcohol and smoking should be discontinued 1 week or 3 days before the operation. Multivitamin preparations containing vitamin B and vitamin E or herbal teas should not be consumed. If patients are doing sports, should be break one(1) week in advance.
Hair Transplantation with FUE technique is the most natural solution against hair loss today. The results of the FUE hair transplantation operation is the most successful than other method. However, it is necessary to pay attention to the steps after surgery.
First washing process after hair transplantation. Doctors and medical specialists give the information about how to do the hair washing process. Patient don’t must use caffeine and nicotine absolutely for one (1) day from the end of the operation. Be prepared for possible postoperative complications; abnormally consult a doctor. Alcohol should not be consumed for 1 week after hair transplantation. No blood thinners. Observe the doctor’s recommendations and recommendations strictly. It is recommended to drive at least 6 hours after the operation. The first 48 hours after the operation should not be contacted in planting. After 3 days end of the operation avoid strenuous activities such as gym, exercise, yoga, sex. When the hair transplantation area should not be in touch with water.