FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) method, hair follicles are removed one by one from the donor area.
is to be planted in a non-existent area. The FUE technique is only the technique of taking the roots from the nape (donor). well
It is not about opening and planting channels. Because; hair with the FUE technique performed in every center
cultivation does not give the same result. Because in order to achieve a good result in hair transplantation, other than the FUE technique, the canal
Opening and planting techniques are also very important.
In the FUT method, the hairy tissue is removed from the nape area between the two ears, and the area is closed by suturing.
This extracted hairy strip is separated into 1, 2, 3 hair follicles.
The most comfortable technique in hair transplantation is the FUE technique. Less tissue than old methods
leaves damage. The healing process is very fast. There is no incision or suture in the FUE method.
is not. Since it is a painless and painless procedure, it is the most preferred technique in recent years. FUT method
It is a much older method than the FUE method. The healing process and the person’s normal life
it takes longer to turn. In FUT, a stitch scar is left on the neck of the person that will never go away.
FUE is the latest and most advanced technique applied in the world. In this method, the roots are taken very small.
punches are used and thus there is no need for any incision in the donor area.
does not need to be done. As a result, there will be no visible scars.
Where Are Hair Roots Obtained?
Hair follicles are first obtained from the nape of the person between the two ears. Available from this area
If the amount of roots is not sufficient, it can be removed from other parts of the person’s body such as beard, chest, abdomen and back.
roots can be taken.
Today, we see that hair transplantation, which is called grass man, can still be done. This is hair
It is related to whether the channels where the roots will be placed are opened vertically or not. If the channels are opened horizontally, the hair
and it will be horizontal and a very natural looking hair will be obtained.
Stages of Hair Transplantation
RECEPTION STAGE: Roots with very thin punches, that is, with special tips of 0.6-0.7 mm, with the help of micromotor
is removed. It is very important to use the appropriate tips. Traumatize the nape (donor) region as much as possible.
should not be done. Roots should be removed very slowly and carefully. While taking the hair follicles in the nape area
A very homogeneous intake should be made. The integrity of the donor area should not be compromised. It should be noted
The person may need 2nd and 3rd sessions in the following years. Special liquid after hair follicles are removed
It should be stored indoors and in a cold environment. Otherwise, the life span of the roots will be shortened. extracted
Roots are very small tissue particles. It should be handled as sensitively as possible.
PLANNING AND HAIRLINE: Planning is very important in hair transplantation. Making the right planning
shows the success rate in hair transplantation. How much of the patient’s patency, how much root to which area
planting must be determined correctly. In addition, while drawing the hairline, the age of the patient
A natural hairline should be determined considering its current structure.
CHANNEL OPENING: Canals are small scratches on the skin where the roots will be placed. A very sensitive
requires work. The channels should be in the direction of the person’s natural hair with an angle of 40-45 degrees parallel to the skin.
We clinically apply LATERAL SLIT technique in canal opening. This technique is very rare in Turkey.
There is a company that does. It is a very difficult and laborious technique. LATERAL SLIT technique is longer in time
takes. If the right angle is not given during the canal, all the transplanted roots will grow upright and the person will shape their hair.
it is difficult to give, it becomes a grass head image. And this is quite disturbing. used when channeling
The size and diameter of the slit is very important. Slits vary according to each hair structure. The length of the extracted root and
should be adjusted according to its thickness. In the attachment of the hair to the transplanted area and its survival
this point is important.
TRANSPLANTATION STAGE: The extracted hair follicles are placed in the opened canals without crushing or tearing the graft.
placed with precision. It is imperative that the person is planted in the direction of his own hair. How sensitive is the graft
The better you do, the better the result will be. You have to work slowly.
The shorter the duration of hair transplantation, the more negative and worse the transplantation result will be. hair transplant
It is a job that requires meticulousness.
Frequently Asked Questions in Hair Transplantation
What are the Advantages of the FUE Method?
In the FUE technique, there are no incisions and stitches in the area, as the hair follicles are taken one by one with a micromotor.
The recovery period is quite short. The person returns to his normal life as soon as possible. Roots after planting
There is no trace left in the nape area where it was taken. It is much more comfortable than the old techniques.
Is Hair Transplantation a Painful Procedure?
Hair transplantation is performed under local anesthesia. Local anesthesia with small needles to the area before the procedure
drugs are administered. Although the person may feel some pain at the beginning, the procedure will be numb after 5 minutes.
The person does not feel any pain throughout.
To Whom Hair Transplantation Is Performed?
Hair Transplantation can be done very easily to people between the ages of 18-60. Unless the person has a serious illness
does not pose a health problem.
How Long Does Hair Transplantation Take?
This period varies according to the structure of the patient’s hair and the number of roots to be transplanted. with large opening
If a high root is to be planted in people (5000-6000), the operation is divided into two days if necessary.
How many hairs are transplanted in a single session in hair transplantation?
Sowing up to 5000 or even 6000 grafts in 1 session as long as the donor area of the person is available
possible. This is an average of 10,000-12,000 hair strands.
Is All Open Area Closed in One Session?
If the donor area (neck) of the person is available, large openings are closed in 2-3 sessions. single large openings
It may not be right to try to close it in a session. A sparse image can be obtained. very frequent work
It is best to close it in 2-3 sessions.
Is It Necessary to Shave the Area in Hair Transplantation?
We have to shorten the nape area, where the hair follicles will be taken, to number 1 with a shaver. Small
We can perform hair transplantation without shaving the transplantation area in people with gaps (regional spills).
What is Considered in Hair Transplant Technique?
Properly homogeneous without compromising the integrity of the nape (donor) area where the hair follicles will be taken.
should be studied. It is not right to completely empty the neck in one session. It should be noted that the next
In years, the person may need a 2nd or 3rd session. The donor area should be used efficiently. Lots of planning
it has to be done right. How much hair will be planted in which area should be determined well. person’s hairline
It should be drawn in the closest way to nature, suitable for age and facial features. It requires great sensitivity.
When opening the channels, they should be quite flat to the skin and open towards the direction of the person’s own hair.
What are the Rules to Follow After Hair Transplantation?
The first week after hair transplantation is very important. In this 1 week, any planting area can be applied to the planted area.
hitting, scratching and rubbing should not be done. The sleeping position of the person is important. For the first 7 days, you should lie on your back
(It is inconvenient to lie on its side or face down.) Otherwise, the planted roots may be damaged. People planted in the first week
should protect the area from excessive sun and rain. Heavy sports, sea, pool, Turkish bath, sauna 1 month away
should be stopped. After hair transplantation, products such as gel, spray and hair dye can be used after 3 months. Hair
Shorten your hair with scissors for the first 6 months after planting. Shaver and razor after 6 months
you can use.
How Does the Post-Hair Transplant Process Work?
2 days after the hair transplant, the transplanted roots begin to hold on to their new places. Crusting in the first week
It is possible. This is very normal. After 1 week – 10 days, the crusts fall off. 15 days to 3 months after planting
a spill occurs in the area where it is made. This is a normal process. One should not worry. your first hair
From the 4th month, tiny little ones begin to emerge. It takes its original form in 6-8 months. But the process still continues
is doing. Between 1-1.5 years, your hair takes its true shape, the volume and thickness of your hair strands increase.
When can the 2nd session of hair transplantation take place?
Your second session can take place after 8 months at the earliest. But it is best to wait 1 year. of the donor area
He must have healed and recovered very well.
Can Women Have Hair Transplantation?
Hair transplantation can also be performed on women. The technique is exactly the same. The most common hair loss in women
The major cause is DUPA disease. In DUPA, it is not a local spill, but in general.
there is complete dilution (front, side, top and nape). This may negatively affect the result.
The risk of hair loss from the nape is higher than in men. Hair for women in every way
we can plant.
What are the Causes of Hair Loss in Women?
There are many reasons. Especially genetic structure is very important. Iron deficiency and related anemia, Thyroid
diseases, hormonal irregularities related to the ovaries, etc.
What is PRP?
Platelet Rich Plasma is the abbreviation of platelet enriched Plasma application. PRP
in which part of the body it is applied, by stimulating and activating the stem cells in this region,
helps to regenerate. It has cell regenerative properties and is very effective in the healing process.
What is PRP Supported Hair Transplantation?
We apply PRP to each person we have hair transplantation. PRP is obtained from the person’s own blood.
It has special tubes. We process 10-20 ml of blood taken from the person by centrifugation. parsed
We give the plasma under the skin with small needles to the area to be transplanted. where the hair follicles are located
We pour it into special containers. And lastly, we feed the plasma by massaging the back neck area.