A hair transplant is an effective method of hair restoration. When performed to a high standard. A hair transplant can restore healthy strong hair growth. Rebuilding areas of hair loss. From mild hairline or crown thinning to more advanced stages of male or female pattern baldness. That said, hair transplant success rates can vary. It takes surgical and artistic skills to perform. As a result, research is important. A hair transplant is personal as is the result.
The hair transplant success rate depends on many factors. Predominantly the skill and experience of the surgeon performing the medical procedure. Along with the quality of the individual’s hair characteristics making them a suitable candidate for a hair transplant in the first place. The surgeon will first assess the goals and expectations on the candidate against the physical qualities of the hair characteristics. Considering factors such as age, hair loss stage, potential future hair loss stage and any medical conditions.
A hair transplant is a medical procedure. As a result, needs to be performed by a registered Doctor or surgeon. Often aided by a team of hair transplant technicians. Planning, the consultation and donor harvesting should be the responsibility of the Doctor. Regadless if the FUT or FUE technique.
Hair angles and hair yield
A fundamental of a hair transplant is to naturally cover the agreed area of hair loss. With the correct hair angles and hair density. Especially the hairline. Which is vital and frames the face. As a result, creates an aesthetically dramatically improved look.
The next aspect of hair transplant success rates is the growth rate. Also known as the hair yield. Simply, how much hair grows. In capable, experienced hands the yield should be in the high 90% + range. The surgeon should have strong protocols throughout the hair transplant process. To manage the hair follicles correctly and safely. For example, the use of magnification and stereo loupes. With a holding solution used to maintain the quality of the follicular units.
The skills and protocols of the surgeon. Aided by their technician team will ensure the hair transplant success rates. As a result, assuring the procedure follows strict protocols. Helping to ensure hair growth. Hair angles, hair density and coverage are aesthetically natural. Of course, the patient does have a role to play. Especially after the procedure. For example, in the first weeks post-hair transplant.
You can explore more information of how a hair transplant works in the surgical hair restoration section. If you want more personal advice then the next step should be a consultation. You have a choice of consultation processes. In-person or virtual, depending on your needs, location and preference. A hair transplant is personal and permanent. Poor hair transplant results are not easy to repair. A hair transplant repair can also be very costly. As a result, it is better to get it right the first time.