When it comes to opting for a hair loss treatment Chandigarh, you’ve probably wondered whether a hair transplant could help. Indeed, the results of hair transplant are great and effective. But when you hear horror stories about hair transplant treatment going wrong then the mind will always generate various kind of thoughts. Here we have answered six of your top hair transplant questions to clear up some of your misconceptions about hair loss:
1. What is the procedure of hair transplant procedure?
In the hair transplant treatment (Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)), the hair follicles are singly extracted from the donor area (like the backside of the head, chest, thighs or other hairy areas) of the patient and are then transplanted to the recipient, i.e. the hair loss area. With the help of a precision tool, the hair grafts are extracted skillfully from the donor area and are then carefully placed in the recipient area.
2. What does the hair transplant cost?
The cost of hair transplant varies from clinic to clinic. Many hair restoration clinics are offering hair transplant at a much lower cost than others. Some of the factors that affect the cost of a hair transplant are your hair restoration needs, type of surgery and quality of a clinic.
3. Is hair transplant procedure painful?
To make sure that the process does not cause discomfort, anesthesia is used during hair transplant surgery. However, you may feel a little tender at the areas treated but not painful. You can apply an ice-pack to reduce inflammation in the treated area.
4. Does hair transplant surgery leave scars?
After Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE), there is absolutely no scar, incision or stitch and this is the reason why the donor area is barely visible right within a few days. Dr. Kalia’s NOVENA CLINIC’s surgeons ensure to deliver optimum results while leaving minimal scarring. They also make sure that all patients are well-informed about the correct after-care hair transplant process.
5. How many sessions required for an average hair transplant?
There are chances that hair transplants completed in one session due to the efficiency of today’s surgical techniques. However, in the case of advanced hair loss, the surgeries may take two or three sessions.
6. What is the “down-time”, you need after the surgery?
It is possible to return to work the next day after the surgery but it is imperative to avoid strenuous activities. Dr. Kalia’s NOVENA CLINIC’s doctors recommend having a couple of days of rest after the whole procedure.