What is waiting for me in the post-hair transplant the period? This is one of the most intriguing subjects in the context of hair transplantation. Many causes such as genetic causes, hormonal problems, stress, diseases, environmental problems cause permanent hair loss. Hair transplantation is considered the most effective and most permanent treatment in people with hair loss problems. After you have decided on the hospital and hair transplantation specialist, you should consider what you can do in the post-hair transplant surgery.
The first 3 days of post-hair transplant period
The first 3 days of post-hair transplant period is very important. You should not have any contact with the region for the first 3 days of post-hair transplant period. You should protect the hair transplanted area from possible impacts and bumps in the first 15 days of post-hair transplant period. For this reason, don’t go to work and get some rest in the first 3 days of post-hair transplant period. The first wash after hair transplantation should be done on the third day. For the first wash, you can go to the hospital where you have your hair transplantation, or you can do the washing in accordance with the instructions of your doctor. Avoid smoking, keep away from caffeine and alcohol in the post-hair transplant period. If you have a medication that you regularly use, be sure to tell your doctor about it. Do not use blood-thinning drugs such as vitamins, aspirin and herbal tea in the first week. After hair transplantation, dust, rain, wind and sun rays can damage the hair roots. Therefore, wear a hat for the first 2 weeks of the post-hair transplant period.
After hair transplantation, the sensitivity will occur in both the donor area and the transplanted area. This sensitivity in the treated areas lasts about 15 days. Therefore, for the first 15 days of the post-hair transplant period, you should be careful against the impacts on the head area. In the first week of the post-hair transplant period, you can prevent the damage of newly transplanted roots by lying on your back on the bed.
Shock Loss Phase
It takes about 15 days for the crusts to disappear after hair transplantation. Then, 'Shock Loss' phase starts.The transplanted hair is lost during this phase. However, follicles are not damaged during this phase. The intensity of the shock loss phase begins to decrease from the second month and the ends in the third month of the post-hair transplant period.
If you want to get the most natural looking and healthy hair after hair transplantation, you should have PRP treatment. You can have PRP treatment in the third month of the post-hair transplant period. The patient's own blood is used as part of PRP treatment. It is decomposed into the stem cells and plasma with special devices in a laboratory environment. Separated stem cells are injected into the hair follicles. Thus, blood circulation in the hair follicles is increased. At the same time, hair, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, amino acids, iron, zinc, and keratin are necessary for the development of hair is injected into the hair follicles.