At VJC people often come and ask whether undergoing hair transplant treatment is going to be painful or not? First of all, a patient is not going to experience any pain but yes they might experience discomfort ness which varies from person to person as different patients require different types of procedures. Keeping the most asked question in mind we are going to talk about whether hair restoration treatment is painful or not?
procedure of hair transplantation
There are two procedures that are gaining
excessive popularity among people who are suffering from hair loss problems.
FUT stands for follicular unit
transplant. In this surgery, the surgeon will extract the strip from the back
of the scalp and transplant into the area where people are suffering from
baldness and thinning of hair. This procedure is invasive which means the
patient will take a longer time in the healing process and the patient will
face some scarring on the head.
FUE stands for Follicular unit
extraction. During the FUE procedure, the surgeon will take hair from the back
of the scalp or from different parts of the body and transplant it into the
problematic area. In this method, there are fewer chances of a patient
suffering from scarring and it will heal within three to seven days.
A hair transplant is a surgical procedure
so the surgeon performs the surgery by giving local anesthesia to the patient.
It helps in decreasing the discomfort suffered by the patient. In fact, some
surgeons give sedatives during the surgery. The patient will not get hurt
because they will be giving local anesthesia to numb the scalp. But yes there
are chances that a patient might suffer irritation while pulling and tugging
it hurt after the hair transplant surgery?
When it doesn’t hurt during the procedure
then how it will hurt post-surgery. But yes there are chances people might
experience a few things that are mentioned below:
If you are
experiencing any of these then you should consult the doctor immediately. He
will prescribe you medicines. In fact, if you will follow the post-surgery
instructions religiously then there are chances that you will not experience
any of the above-mentioned things.
of surgeon post-surgery
- The patients are not
allowed to wash their head at least for 3 to 4 days after the surgery.
- The patient should not do
any heavy workout.
- The patient should not come
under sun exposure.
- Do not scratch or rub your
- Take Medicines which are
prescribed by the surgeon.
- Eat healthy food.
- Avoid wearing a cap after