After Hair Transplant Operationbensahan2021-05-07T03:29:05+03:00
Precautions to observe after hair transplantation
For the first 7 days sleep on your back with two pillows to keep your head elevated. Don’t sleep flat on your tummy or side, or rub your new hairline against a pillow. You are also advised to use the special pillow that will provided by SE Hair Clinic for the first 7-10 days
It is very important to use the medicines given by the doctor regularly after the transplantation . Take the antibiotics as prescribed to protect against infection. If you you feel pain you can take painkillers which are provided.
Hydrate well before and after hair transplant surgery
The next morning after the hair transplantion, the bandage will be removed in the clinic and you will be fully informed about the postoperative care, healing process, shampooing/hair wash will be demonstrated.
Two days after the operation you are need to begin washing your hair in the morning or evening as demonstrated in the clinic.
Don’t be alarmed if you feel swelling, especially on days 3 and 4 after the surgery. Ice pads for the first few days will be useful in preventing edema formation.
A little itchiness is normal the first few days after a hair transplantation. Don’t scratch your scalp.
Most patients are able to resume daily routine in one or two days after the procedure.
After the hair transplant, you should avoid alcohol for three days and smoking for two weeks, as this adversely affects healing and the survival of the grafts.
There will be dotted red scabs at the bottom of the hair follicles transplanted to the recipient area and donor areas that can be seen for about 7-10 days. Usually the patient gains normal appearance within 10-15 days post-op.
Limited exercise activities like walking can be done in the first week. Avoid strong exercise due to excessive sweating for 2 weeks after hair transplant surgery.
After hair transplant procedure stay away from direct sunlight the first 2 weeks. For the first 6 months after the transplant, we recommend to wear headwear when exposure to sun.
Keep in contact with our team every month and send your pictures for progress monitoring. Use email, whatsapp or direct call.