What is a FUE hair transplant?
FUE(Funicular Unit Extraction) is a harvesting method of hair Restorartion. This method is a minimally invasive technique.The recovery and pain of FUE is very less while compare with Traditional strip surgery/FUT.In FUE technique 'a small punch' is used to harvest single hair grafts one at a time. The result is hundreds or thousands of round “holes” where the donor hair follicles are taken.
What is shedding (shock loss) after Restoration?
Shedding phase is a relatively common occurrence after hair transplantation . It will be visible from the week or two following the surgery, and it may can continue for up to six-eight weeks. Some patients may not go through this phase, and the restored hair continues to grow. Finasteride use may decrease the risk of shedding following FUE Restoration.
what's the Advantages of the FUE Restoration Method?
The FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) method was inroduced in erly 2000'.FUE hair transplant offered patients effective and safe alternative FUT method.Using 0.8-1 mm punches use to extract the graft from donor site (Each graft may contains 1-4 hair follicle) ,this technique will give excellent patient tolerance and regrowth without any great scarring at the donor site.Some patients may be a poor candidate for a FUT/strip harvest, but they would be achieve a good result with FUE.
Is it possible to create a new hairline ?
It's possible to create a new hairline completely,but while reconstructring a new hairline ,its very important to give consideration for the factors such as donor capacity,hair type ,facial traits.At Milagro Med we usually place the single hair graft at the frontal hairline to achieve satisfactory and real natural result.
When would be the right time for Hair restoration?/Are You a Good Candidate?/Am I a good cndidate?
Some patients may themself present with very less significant amount of miniaturization and very early hairloss.In such cases,the better solution to treat with medication and to wait until a restortion necessary.
Is the FUE method an option for patients from African descent?
Normally African descent people do have very curly hair in nature and also follicles below the skin either not in streight . Though, it would be more challenging. While do compare with the motorized technique , the manual punch whill be allows for a better tactile sense of the follicle’s /angle of the follicle, thus creating a much greater level of control and efficiency during the extraction.