What is Hair Transplant in Men?
Losing hair is never easy and while most men would think that this is not something that would happen to them, hair loss can happen to anyone. We all lose some hair each day, and 60-100 strands a day is considered normal. However, when the number of strands goes above and beyond this limit, there is trouble in paradise and this is where hair loss starts.
However, with the advances in modern science, growing a head full of hair is now possible and actually quite uncomplicated. This can happen in the form of a hair transplant!.
In the past few years, the demand for hair transplants has increase manifold, because people are now aware that a hair transplant is not that complicated procedure and neither is it a very expensive one. In addition, when done properly, the transplant can give you results that look natural and will be permanent too.
In the simplest of terms, a hair transplant is a procedure, wherein hair is taken from the scalp or any other part of the body and then transplanted into those parts, where the hair loss has taken place. The bald spots get covered and over a short period of time, the donor site also grows back hair, making the head look healthy and ‘hairy’!
Here are the scenarios, wherein a transplant can be done successfully in women:
Steps in Hair Transplant for Men:
Extraction of grafts from the donor area:
The idea is that the grafts should be extracted with minimum transection, and there should be no damage to the donor area. The quality and the quantity of grafts are both important and in the hands of an experienced doctor, both should be near perfect.
Transplanting the grafts in the recipient area:
The grafts that have been extracted are meticulously placed in the recipient area, where small holes or slits are created. The experience of the doctor will shine through, in the manner in which the grafts are placed. The direction as well the angle in which the hair is placed are crucial and will determine how natural the hair eventually looks. The density will also make a difference in the final result.
What are the advantages?
If one were to ask, what the advantages of getting a hair transplant were, most people would say getting their lost confidence back. But truth be told there are several other advantages too, such as: