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Does hair Transplant Procedure Hurts

December 11, 2019

Pain in Hair Transplant procedure |Is Hair Transplant a Painful Procedure?

Hair Transplant

Hair Transplant procedure is most demanded hair restoration treatment in man these days. According to a report published hair transplant in male gain the maximum market share of approx 6.5 billion USD in USA. In India also it is gaining momentum due to high incidence of hair loss at early age.

Although Hair transplant procedure is an invasive hair restoration treatment but patients don’t feel any pain when it is performed . This operation is done under local anaesthesia in which transplant surgeon inject numbing solution (Xylocaine) into scalp to make it numb and you don’t feel any pain during surgery.

Although pain during surgery is almost nil and patient is very comfortable during surgery but one must know that Pain during surgery surgery depends upon-

1. Technique of hair transplant-

Normally hair transplantation is done by tow most commonly used method. One is FUT or strip method and other is FUE method. Out of these two methods, FUE is least painful because in this no cut is given in the scalp skin. In FUE technique single hair follicles are taken out from scalp by a very fine punch which makes very tiny hole rather that a big deep cut ( strip method).

Before After FUE transplant

2. Experience and Gentle touch of hair transplant surgeon is very important because injecting anaesthesia in a gentle manner makes your hair transplant experience wonderful. If hair transplantation surgeon does not inject properly than it can be nightmare also.

3. Knowledge of scalp anatomy is very important . A hair surgeon who is well versed with anatomy gives few injection and your head becomes totally numb. He gives injection at specific points and make whole of the scalp numb.

Pain in donor area –

Donor area in fue hair transplant has very tiny holes which heal within 3-4 days so it is least painful . When we interviewed our patient they say that they have not even taken analgesic because no pain was felt.

In FUT strip method a deep cut is given and a strip with hairs is removed . stitches are applied to close the scalp. These stitches usually heal within 5-8 days . In these cases pain is felt in donor area after hair restoration.

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