Aftercare procedure is one of the important parts of the hair transplant process, according to the many surgeons who are professionals in hair transplant surgery. Although hair transplant surgeries have the highest success rate, taking care of your newly transplanted hair is important as well.
Hair transplant surgeries can be done with many methods. Follicular unit extraction (FUE) and follicular unit transplantation (FUT) are the most popular methods used in hair transplantation. Almost every method is done with the same. Extract hair follicles from the back of your head and implant them in the bald area. However, each method uses its own techniques when extracting and transplanting hair follicles.
Every hair transplant method also has the same postoperative process. You should take care of your newly planted hair to get the best result and improve your success rate of the whole process. There are some points that you should pay attention to about the aftercare process.
One of the important points that washing your hair. You shouldn’t wash your hair until your surgeons tell you that you can wash your hair. Also, you should wash your hair gently. The right time for washing hair can be change from person to person because every person has a different immune system.
You should also put a limit on your exercise activities, because heavy exercises may harm your transplanted hair. When you do heavy exercise, your blood pressure will increase, and also you will start to sweat. High blood pressure and sweat may shed your transplanted hair.
The bottom line is the aftercare process of hair transplant can affect the results of the surgery. You should always follow instructions and take good care of your transplanted hair until your transplanted hair starts to grow stronger.