Preparing yourself to
undergo Hair Transplant
If you have been dealing with thin hair or a receding hairline, then you may have tried various options. But, you did not get the results you are looking for. If your hair loss issue is getting severe then the ideal choice is to undergo a hair transplant.
Hair transplantation is an extremely safe and reliable choice
for patients facing hair loss issues. In this blog, we are going to take you
through the steps which makes it easier for you to prepare for the treatment.
People think that a haircut is a good idea to look smart and
look well-presented and it will be easy for the surgeon to navigate the scalp.
If you get the haircut then it is going to impact the treatment results. Hair
growth is needed in the donor area so that the hair follicles can be
Some people crave to smoke to deal with the stress of undergoing
surgery. However, by doing this you are going to impact the results. It is
important to quit smoking a few days before the surgery and you need to avoid
it while getting the treatment. Smoking can affect the healing timeline of the
treatment. Make sure you wait till the time for the healing of grafts is not
- Avoid alcohol
Make sure you avoid alcohol consumption at least 3 days before
the surgery and avoid it after undergoing the treatment. Ideally, at least one
week should be there to stop drinking before undergoing the treatment.
There are some types of medications that can affect the healing
timeline of the treatment. You should not take aspirin and anti-inflammatory
medications at least a fortnight before the treatment. Make sure to avoid the
use of medications for depression and high blood pressure along with
beta-blockers & blood thinners. Consult your medical expert and then only
stop the use of medications or take any medication. Taking medications without
supervision can affect the desired results of the treatment.
- Stop the
You need to stop the use of supplements and multivitamins at
least a fortnight before the treatment. By doing so, it increases the chances
of having a successful hair graft.
Before you visit the doctor to get the treatment, it is
important to get ahead of the massage. You should rub the scalp for around 10
minutes every day or half an hour. By doing so, the skin gets soft, and also
the blood flow is proper to the transplanted grafts. Both of these factors are
important for improving the treatment success rate.