Hair Transplant Before and After
Before the hair transplantation, you should have an idea against all possibilities and get information about the whole procedure. Before the hair transplantation, you can get wrong information from your environment and social networks. As a result, it is very important to get an expert opinion about hair transplantation. You should not forget that there are many factors that affect the results of hair transplantation. Many factors such as the person’s graft quality, shedding, donor area density, age, dietary habits, alcohol, and smoking affect the results of hair transplantation. First of all, you should determine how much hair transplantation you need to get an accurate result in hair transplantation. Your customer representative will help you with it. This evaluation should be done correctly and explained to the person in a correct and understandable way.
Things to Be Cautious Before the Hair Transplant Operation
1- If possible, you should quit smoking 1 week before the operation. If you can’t, you should try to reduce it. Remember that smoking will reduce the healing process. You should also stop drinking alcohol 1 week before the operation.
2- You should not consume coffee and caffeinated beverages. One week before hair transplantation, you should also stop consuming green tea.
3- You should inform the physicians who will perform hair transplantation about the medications you use for chronic (diabetes, heart, blood pressure, etc.) or acute diseases.
4- Stop using drugs that prevent clotting (heparin, aspirin, coumadin, etc.) and multivitamins 1 week before the operation. These drugs can cause an increase in bleeding.
5- Wash your hair before the operation and do not use hair styling or hardening products such as gel or spray. Also, you must have your breakfast before the operation.
6- Prefer the type of clothes that will not rub against your head after the implant, wear comfortably. Wearing a shirt will be the most comfortable.
Things to Be Cautious After the Hair Transplant Operation
After the procedure, the things you will pay attention to are listed below. It is very important that you comply with them. In this way, both the planted roots will be kept healthily and the donor area from where the roots are collected will be able to heal quickly.
1- Do not smoke and do not use alcohol for 7 days after the procedure. Both are detrimental to the healing process.
2- Blood thinners should never be used.
3- Do not go to the Turkish bath and sauna 3 months after the procedure. Do not sunbathe and solarium for 3 months after the procedure.
4- Do not swim in the sea or pool for 1 month after the procedure. Do not do sports activities for 1 month after the procedure.
5- Sexual intercourse is not recommended for 14 days after the procedure.
6- While sleeping, make sure that the planting area does not touch the pillow.
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