Hair transplantation is the procedure of regrowing hair benefiting from the original follicles of a person who has lost her/ his hair. Hair follicles are extracted from the back of ears, the area of which is resistant to hair shedding, and they are transplanted to the hairless area. Hair regrows because the original hair follicles are used, could be cut and dyed.
Today, hair transplantation could be performed with different methods. Hair transplantation having started in the 1940s, has been applied commonly until now by having gone through many phases and having been improved.
Methods upgraded in each era against hair shedding humanity encounters due to genetic reasons or other reasons are continually improved by various doctors. This improvement includes shortening of the application period, decreasing risk factors, and betterment of results gained after the hair transplantation.
Hair transplantation isn’t performed only due to hair shedding. Hair transplantation is applied to hairless areas arising due to loss of hair and tissue depending on any kind of accident and burn.
There are golden rules so that the hair transplantation practice yields the most efficient results;
- Hair transplantation should be practiced at a hospital and the operating room conditions should be constituted.
- Maintenance principles recommended by the doctor should be complied with before and after the practice.
- After the patient has gone through necessary tests, conditions to pose risk factors should be eliminated.
- All rules to be regarded by the doctor informed of all information on hair transplantation techniques should be complied with smoothly.