With the success of hair transplant in restoring baldness, this has been vouched that hair transplant is not only permanent but reliable. Hair transplant is a process in which hair from the back of your scalp is taken and implanted in the bald area. There are several surgical process and all carry their own pros and cons. In order to attain preferable results it is always recommended to follow certain protocols instructed by the doctor. Before falling in to any procedure people should always take pre-consultation with the expert.
Hair can be harvested in two different ways – FUT (follicular unit transplant) and FUE (follicular unit extraction). Both procedures are equally favorable and a good doctor should be well trained with both the methods.
FUT – it is the conventional hair transplant method which includes eradicating strip of hair bearing skin from the back side of the scalp. Afterwards, this strip is obliterated to separate individual grafts.
FUE– in this technique of hair implantation, hair root or follicles are uprooted from the back side of your head unlike follicular unit transplant. Under this method hair root can be harvested not only from the head but also body in multiple settings.
Note- hair transplant is done under local anesthesia which makes the procedure painless and makes patient convenient throughout the procedure.
Why FUE is preferred hair transplant procedure?
Presently, millions of people are suffering from baldness and hair loss and with the increasing cases surgeons are involved in constant research. As a result, FUE (follicular unit extraction) is one of the most reliable and trusted technique. Moreover, it gives natural look without scar line on the head. As in this method extraction of follicles leaves a tiny hole that’s why it takes few days to heal.
The best thing in this procedure is that after the surgery patient will suffer less discomfort and pain.
Both FUT and FUE hair transplant methods give good results. But if we go through the factors mentioned above then we can say the FUE is much better in some scenarios.