FUT Hair Transplant in London
FUT hair transplant is a surgical procedure that is minimally invasive and involves removing a strip of follicular hair units and then placing them into the affected areas. People who are suffering from hair loss issues London offers modern and contemporary clinics that provide state-of-the-art equipment. If you want to get rid of hair loss without any side effects at London many clinics provide both surgical and non-surgical procedures.
What is 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.
What could be the risk factors?
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 opt 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
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 London
FUT hair transplant is a surgical procedure that treats acute hair loss problems. There are many clinics that offer an array of hair loss treatments depending on the type of hair loss. Nu Hair Clinic provides free consultation and if you are on a budget you can find FUT hair transplant at an affordable price. Regardless of age and gender the clinic offers treatment to anyone who is suffering from hair loss.
Why Nu Hair Clinic is considered to be one of the best clinics in London
Nu Hair Clinic is considered to be one of the best clinics in London because it offers experience surgeons as well as a team of expert professionals to deal with hair loss. We offer a number of successful surgical and non-surgical treatments to treat hair thinning and male or female pattern baldness. Ranging from PRP, mesotherapy to FUE, FUT hair transplant and others all are available at the clinic.