FUT hair transplant in Birmingham
People who are suffering from severe hair loss can opt for FUT hair transplant that is a surgical procedure. With minimal pain and less recovery time FUT hair transplant can provide natural looking results. If you are interested in opting for a surgical hair loss treatment then you can find many specialised clinic in Birmingham to treat hair loss.
About FUT hair transplant
FUT hair transplant helps in removing a donor strip or group of hair follicles from the back of the scalp generally that separated into naturally occurring units. The procedure is minimally invasive with a short period of recovery and few complications. But, it is also true that for this treatment the surgeon must have experience and skill that is acquired and have years of practice. FUT involves removing a strip of follicular hair units with the help of microscopic dissection.
Who is eligible for FUT hair transplant?
The eligibility of a candidate will determined upon a thorough and careful consultation with the hair transplant surgeon. For FUT hair transplant, the doctor will consider various factors, these are:
- Availability of donor hair
- Cause of hair loss (genetic or medical)
- General health
- Extent of hair loss
- Skin laxity
What is the procedure of FUT hair transplant?
In FUT, the follicular units are placed in the following manner:
- Placing of single hair unit at the front hairline
- Placing of 2 hair units behind the hairline
- Placing of 3 hair units behind 2 hair units
- Placing of 4 hair units behind 3 hair units
The surgery is performed under a local anaesthetic and the hair in the area will be trimmed to enable easier access. Local anaesthesia will then be injected by the surgeon into the donor area of the scalp that will numb the area.
The risk factor
It is better to know risk factors upfront so that you can be aware of what can go wrong. Some of the risk factors include:
- Noticeable scarring
- Slow or poor hair growth due to damage of follicles
- Changes in the pigmentation of the skin
- Poor wound healing
- Infection (very rare)
Who should not go for FUT hair transplant?
People who have little donor hair and too much bald area to cover are not a good candidate for FUT hair transplant. If a person has a limited hair loss in front of the scalp and has a low donor density and wants to keep the hair short then FUT would not be appropriate for him/her. Younger people and people with heart problems, hypertension or uncontrolled diabetes are also not good candidates for FUT.
Can someone do other treatment simultaneously?
As FUT is a surgical procedure, one should ask the doctor before undergoing other treatment simultaneously. However, one will be asked to use Finastride or Minoxidil after the procedure.
FUT hair transplant for men
For those individual that crave for a full head of hair this hair transplant is for them. FUT hair transplant is suitable for men who are suffering from male pattern baldness.
FUT hair transplant for women
FUT hair transplant is suitable for women who are suffering from balding in the front.
Before and after the therapy
Before the procedure:
- Do not drink any alcoholic beverages for three days before the procedure
- Do not smoke one week before the procedure.
- Don’t dye your hair
- Take shower in the morning on the day of procedure
- Do not drink coffee or other caffeinated drink on the day of procedure
After the procedure:
- Swelling of the scalp for few days
- Take good care of grafts
- The grafts will be wetted with saline
- Post-op wound care is important
Why to opt for FUT hair transplant in Birmingham
If you are losing your confidence due to hair loss, baldness or receding hairline then it’s time to opt for a treatment. FUT hair transplant is a hair replacement procedure that covers large areas of baldness. Nu Hair Clinic is one of the best in providing FUT hair transplant and other procedures in Birmingham that provide quick results.
Why Nu Hair Clinic is considered to be one of the best hair clinics in Birmingham
Hair loss can occur due to various reasons such as stress, hormonal imbalances, lack of nutrition, etc. Therefore, to understand what causes such issues you should meet with an expert so that you can decide what method of treatment you need. Nu Hair Clinic is one of the best clinics in Birmingham to provide hair loss treatments such as PRP, mesotherapy, FUE and FUT hair transplant, etc. Our team of expert and qualified doctors, nurses as well as other staff provides every detail regarding your hair loss. We believe in providing the best solutions this is why our surgeon will only perform the treatment if they feel the final results will be beneficial for you.
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