You won’t have to shave your entire head prior to getting a hair transplant. The medical team at Innovations Medical will only shave a portion of the back of your scalp to make it easier for Dr. Bill Johnson to extract the healthy hair follicles. However, you can cover the shaved portions with your existing hair.
Do you have to shave your head for a hair transplant Fut?
With FUT, you generally do not have to shave your entire head. If you have a FUE hair transplant, many clinics will require that your head be shaved, either in part or completely, to properly perform the procedure.
Can you do FUE without shaving head?
You may have heard it’s necessary to shave your head before getting this procedure, but now it’s possible to perform the surgery with little to no shaving, using a No-shave technique.
Can you go bald after a hair transplant?
In fact, it’s normal for some of your hair to fall out for the first three months after the procedure. Healing can take somewhere between 6 to 12 months. But once the healing process is complete, the transplanted follicles begin to grow hair that will fill out the bald patches on your scalp.
Can you get a hair transplant without anyone knowing?
No-Shave FUE offers the possibility of a hair transplant without anyone ever knowing that you had one. With No-Shave follicular unit extraction (FUE) only the donor follicle hairs that are to be transplanted are trimmed, all other hair remains the same length.
Do hair transplants last forever?
In a nutshell, yes, an FUE hair transplant can last a lifetime. The key to thing to remember with hair transplants, whether that’s an FUE or FUT, is the donor hair follicles preserve the characteristics, enabling healthy growth.