Most experts say that hair transplant is the oldest aesthetic procedure in the world. Actually, they are right because there is evidence date back to the beginning of the 20th century. First hair transplant attempts were carried out in the Ottoman Empire, they were not much of an impact since nobody did think that hair transplantation could even be possible. So all the researches and attempts did not achieve total success back then. The world has so many secrets and we’ve been discovering them for centuries. Hair transplant secrets are also waiting out there to be discovered by men.
A hair transplant is an aesthetic procedure that involves transferring the body’s smallest organs, hair follicles, from a donor area of the scalp to the recipient area of it. This process can be done by using several types of hair transplantation methods, mainly by FUE, short for Follicular Unit Extraction and DHI stands for Direct Hair Implant.
These hair transplantation methods are considered the best in the market and they are also preferred the most. FUE method has been used for about 20 years, however, it has changed so much from its first use. Today DHI and FUE are the most modern hair transplantation methods and can be received by almost all people who suffer from certain types of hair loss.
Tips About Hair Transplants
There are a couple of misconceptions or need-to-knows about hair transplants. Here we would like to give you some of these facts in our post. You can read these facts in the following list:
- Once the hair follicles are extracted from the donor area of a person, the scalp will not grow new hair follicles on this donor area. Some clinics tell lies about this just to draw the attention of tourists.
- Ethnicity look can be provided by FUE and DHI, if you are a black man, you can keep your black man appearance with the hair transplant you get.
- Minoxidil or any other related drugs do not grow new hair, they just make the little and invisible hairs to grow longer. Once you stop using minoxidil, your hairs will return their original size.
- Necrosis can not be cured, your skin tissue dies because of some reason.