Hair loss have you feeling down? Jealous of your friends or family who have a shiny, healthy full head of hair? Considering treatment but not sure what to expect?
Hair transplants can be incredibly successful if done by a skilled doctor, but how long does a hair transplant last? Keep reading to find out!
What Is a Hair Transplant?
A hair transplant is simply a procedure in which a dermatologist or plastic surgeon uses technology like NeoGraft to relocate hair follicles. These follicles are extracted from one location, and then through very small incisions are implanted in the thinning areas. It’s an outpatient procedure that leaves very little scarring.
What Should I Expect After My Hair Transplant?
Before we answer your question, “How long does a hair transplant last,” let’s discuss your recovery. This is a process that requires some patience.
Initially, it’s normal to experience some hair fallout for one to three months immediately following treatment. The entire healing process takes around six to twelve months. Once you’ve finished healing, you’ll begin to see a significant change in your hair growth.
How Long Does a Hair Transplant Last?
What many men and women love about hair transplants is that results are permanent. However, it is possible that at some point down the road you may need an additional transplant to fill out other thinning areas.
Am I a Good Candidate for a Hair Transplant?
You’ll work closely with your transplant specialist to determine if you are healthy enough to have a hair transplant. In general, most people with permanent hair loss that isn’t caused by medication qualify for this treatment.
Where Do I Go to Find the Best Hair Transplant Doctor?
Call 443-424-7754 today, and start your journey to a full head of healthy hair. Dr. Kindred and team can’t wait to help you get your confidence back on track with NeoGraft and / or other hair restoration techniques!