Thanks to the rapidly advancing technology, it is possible to find new medical instruments and combine hair transplantation operations with new medical aesthetic applications. In this way, hair transplantation methods are divided into subcategories within itself and many different names called hair transplantation techniques have emerged.
Before deciding on the operation to be performed, the most appropriate hair transplantation technique should be chosen for the person. After the consultation with Hair transplantation specialists, the hair transplantation technique should be decided by considering the wishes of the person who will perform the operation.
The Importance of a Good Hair Look on People
Today, people are now paying a lot of attention to their appearance. When it is called external appearance, hair comes to mind first. One of the first places to look at a person is hair. Hair color, height and structure of the person’s external appearance quite affect.
Different models are given to make the hair and exterior look better. But every person’s hair structure is different. Some people’s hair can be infrequent at birth, or they experience shedding due to problems in their lives that come from genes. However, with the technology that is developing today, people can make their external appearance requests. Hair transplant surgery is the most common type of hair transplant surgery. With the hair transplantation process, people can reach the hair they dream of in a very short time.
Most people who lose their hair feel bad. They consider themselves to be older than they are and have a major self-confidence problem. Their lives are negatively affected by these causes. Hair is at a very important point in terms of external appearance. Most men experience hair loss caused by genes. Because baldness is carried by the Y chromosome and most men who reach the age of 50 lose their hair. In addition, there is a lot of hair loss as a result of the problems experienced. Hair loss is caused by a change in living conditions. It is seen in both male and female individuals.
With natural treatment methods, the hair that is shed does not always come into place in the desired ways. At this point, hair transplantation comes into play. As a result of this process, each individual can get the perfect look they want. Hair transplantation is a procedure that appeals to every budget, so it can be done easily by everyone. Since hair transplantation is a lifelong process, individuals can continue their lives without any loss after hair transplantation operation.
Hair Transplant Techniques
There are 5 methods in hair transplantation. It varies according to people’s hair structure and roots. these methods are FUT, FUE, DHI, PRP and Hair Mesotherapy.
FUT Hair Transplantation
FUT technique is the classic hair transplantation method. A piece of skin is removed from the neck and between the two ears and the hair roots on this piece of skin will be separated. After the collection of grafts, hair transplantation is carried out. The scalp is removed, though a little, after the skin is sewn off the scar remains. With this method, the healing process is 1 month. People who want to have hair transplantation with FUT method should be older than 22 years old. He should be in good health. It is necessary to have permanent hair cast. It is applied in cases where the hair density of people is quite low. This method has many advantages. One of them is that because the grafts are not collected one by one, the process takes place very quickly. It is applied without the need for a haircut. Another method is the FUE technique. With this method the hair are taken individually and without hair areas of the hair transplant process is conducted.
FUE Hair Transplantation
Hair transplantation is a procedure in which the hair follicles are taken from the nape area without any incision and transplantation is done to the area where hair loss is experienced. In the operation performed with the help of the Motor, hair roots (grafts) are collected from the nape area where the intake is made. Hair roots are collected in groups of two, three or four and then taken into protective solutions and grouped according to their type and made ready for planting. The most important point of FUE hair transplantation technique is to know how many and how many degrees of angle the hair follicles will be placed in which region. Hair loss in the area of micro holes opened, within the body of one, two or three hair follicles that can be grafts, are placed with a certain number and angle.
DHI Hair Transplantation
The hair follicles are taken from the area in the nape of the neck without any incision, one by one using micro motors, and the area where hair loss occurs is called DHI (Direct Hair Implantation). DHI hair transplantation is also called” Pen technique”. Hair roots collected individually from the donor (nape) area by FUE hair transplantation method are planted in the area where hair loss is experienced by using “choi” or “implanter” medical pens. The process of grooving the hair with DHI pens and the placement of the hair follicles are performed at the same time. In this way, the waiting time of hair follicles in the external environment is reduced.
PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Treatment
PRP is the first step in the process of separating the red part and plasma part by centrifuging 10 cc blood taken from the person to be treated. The treatment of PRP is completed by injecting white blood cells and platelets into the dilute or hairless area using micro needles. PRP treatment; it has many functions such as minimizing hair loss through tissue and cell renewal, improving hair color and brightness, revitalizing the dormant hair roots, stimulating the hair by taking on the role of stimulating new hair growth, stimulating the keratinocytes in the area of shedding and increasing hair production. After half an hour of practice, the person can continue his / her daily life. In order to avoid irritation of the skin immediately after PRP treatment, the skin should be protected from the sun and should not be contacted in any way.
The process of injecting nutrients such as protein, minerals and vitamins needed by hair cells with the help of thin-tipped injectors into the middle layer of the skin where the hair follicles are located is called Hair mesotherapy. In addition, with the help of hair mesotherapy, which is very easy to apply, hair loss is prevented by providing good nutrition of hair cells. Hair transplantation is an alternative treatment method for those who experience hair loss and those who seek treatment before hair transplantation. Before starting the hair mesotherapy process, a special massage is applied to the patient’s scalp. Steam therapy should be applied to the scalp and the skin should be softened and the hair mesotherapy process should be performed. Immediately after the application, the person can continue his / her daily life. After the application, the hair should not be washed for a certain period of time and no chemicals should be applied to the hair.