Frequently Asked Questions on Hair Transplantation
What causes hair loss?
Multiple factors cause hair loss, but the most common is male pattern baldness, an inherited genetic trait. Male pattern baldness can come from the maternal side of the family, or from the paternal side. As a result, what one’s grandfathers or uncles look like is often a reliable predictor of future hair loss and hair pattern
How much does hair transplantation cost?
As Sultan Travel, we offer remarkable low prices on hair transplant procedures. The price of a full session is 1700 CAD
How painful is the hair transplant procedure?
The whole process of the hair transplant is totally painless.
Is any special preparation (e.g., haircut) required before the hair transplant?
The patient doesn’t need to prepare his hair for the procedure in any way.
How much does the transplanted hair grow every month?
Hairs from transplanted follicles grow in the same manner that the others do, about one centimeter per month
Are there any age restrictions?
In young patients (17–25) in the course of hair transplant procedure, it is necessary to determine the edges of future baldness and to take this data into before starting the procedure.
What complications and adverse reactions might hair transplant procedure cause?
Generally, it is very rare. Sophisticated techniques exclude development of scars and infectious complications. There aren’t any reports of adverse effects in the post-procedural period.
Are there any contra-indications to hair transplant procedure?
The hair transplant has absolutely no contra-indications.
What is the rehabilitation period after hair transplantation? After how many days it is possible to start working?
Due to our original techniques of hair transplant, the post-transplantation period passes for our clients especially easily. Clients can start working on the second day. On the third day, clients can wash their hair. Within a week after procedure, light physical activities, after a month after the procedure heavy physical activities are allowed.
How many follicular units will I need? Is my donor zones’ content sufficient to cover bald areas and to leave the necessary quantity of hairs in donor areas of the head?
The exact number of follicular units you will need for achievement of the desired cosmetic result will be defined in the process.
Can women undergo hair transplantation ?
Yes, some women are good candidates for hair transplantation when they have pattern baldness similar to that of a man. Women may be candidates in other cases as well — especially if hair loss is localized or associated with previous procedures.
Should young adults undergo hair replacement procedure?
Occasionally, but not often. Some of the worst long-term problems are experienced by patients who undergo hair transplants too early in life. Hair loss is a lifelong process, and if transplantation takes place too early, the practitioner may place the grafts too far forward on the head and the patient may later lose the hair behind his or her implanted hair.
Is there any pain after a hair transplantation procedure?
The procedure results in minimal discomfort.
What do the transplants look like before they start to grow?
Small scabs in the recipient area are common and generally present for 1 to 2 weeks. Over the next few weeks, most of the hair shafts will fall out. New hair shafts will begin to grow over the next 3 to 4 months. The final result will be visible in 8 to 10 months.
How long does it take for hair transplantation clients to have their final results?
The grafts take approximately 3 months to begin to grow. Patients generally see their final results in 8 to 10 months.