When can I return to work after hair transplantation?
Most patients are able to return to work after a few days, although tiny scabs will form around the newly implanted hairs, and they will take about ten days to fall off.
Is it painful?
Both PRP injections and hair transplantation treatments are performed with local or topical anesthetic. Anesthetic is continued during longer transplantation procedures to ensure you are comfortable throughout your full treatment.
Will there be scarring after hair transplants?
Hair transplantation leaves tiny punctures that cause only unnoticeable scars. Hair transplantation patients can have short or long hair–they don’t need to hide scars, as they aren’t visible.
How long before I can be in public after hair transplantation?
This depends on how comfortable you are with the results after hair transplantation. After 2-3 days, you will be able to return to your usual activities. However, there will be scabs on your scalp that you may feel self-conscious about. You may wear a hat to cover these or simply wait until the scabs naturally rub off in ten days.
Do I need anesthesia for hair restoration treatments?
General anesthesia is not required for FUE or PRP procedures, but local anesthesia is used.
What's the cost of hair transplantation in Long Island?
The cost of hair transplantation depends on the number of hair follicles transplanted. The cost of hair transplantation is calculated per hair graft. The average cost ranges from $4,000 to $12,000.
How long does hair transplantation take?
Hair transplantation generally takes between 4-8 hours. The time it takes depends on the number of grafts required.
Can women benefit from hair restoration?
Hair restoration is designed to benefit both men and women. If you’re noticing that your hair is thinning or your part is widening, or you see balding areas on your head, head restoration or hair transplantation can be performed to reverse these effects.