Deciding on a hair transplant is a big decision to make. With many aspects that need to be considered. How good a candidate are you in the first place? Almost everyone can have at least one hair transplant. What if more are needed. What if there is not enough hair to continue to treat the hair loss? Using body hair for a hair transplant hair restoration is becoming more common. …
Those thinking of a hair transplant most probably first consider the hair growth, the “result”. Hair has to come from somewhere to get to this result. This is the donor area. What’s the importance of the hair transplant donor area to the quality of a hair transplant? Can any hair loss pattern be successfully treated? Do the hair characteristics make any difference to the result achieved?
Almost everyone can have one hair transplant. But donor management is vital to treat long-term hair loss. Disregard can lead to overt scarring and patchy hair growth. Equals no more donor area left.
Beard hair has many different characteristics to scalp hair. But some aspects are no different, one being shaving makes no difference.