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Do and don’ts after hair transplant surgery

Mar 25, 2018

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  After FUE Transplant: What to do and what to avoid!

Follicular Unit Extraction is one of the most understated treatments in the category of Cosmetic surgeries. Even so, most people suffer from balding and loss of hair right from an early age. In a lot of instances, people who undergo the surgery are not given the right guidance. It takes a lot of analysis to settle on the right consultant for hair transplant, but most people assume that once the operation is done- the job is over. The aftercare is as important as the Transplant.Here is a list of things to do and not to do after FUE Transplant:


What to Do’s

  • Make your pillow the head of the bed

It is highly advisable to sleep with an elevated pillow, so as to give escalation to your head. This is an integral step for care after a hair transplant.

  • Steps for next morning    

After removing your bandage the next morning, you need to wash your hair with comfortably warm water so as to ensure good hair transplant care.

  • The right quantity is of integral importance

If your doctor has given you Bacitracin ointment or an equivalent of it, then you should apply a thin layer so as to cover the entire donor area.

What to Dont’s

  • Some gentle care for gentle results

It is advisable to shampoo your hair gently for ten days. If you wash your hair roughly, then the after effects can be undesirable and painful.

  • Mind your moves

If you rub, scratch or pick your hair after the transplant, then there is a chance for the hair to get dislodged.

  •  A little loss for a great result

It is imperative to abstain from alcohol and to not indulge in sexual intercourse for 3-5 days after FUE transplant. Ten days later, you can get back to your normal exercise and swimming.

The first and foremost thing to do, when the thought of getting a hair transplant crosses our mind is to get a consultant like HairMD. They will guide you patiently through the procedure and recommend the most suitable for you for your needs.

The first and foremost thing to do, when the thought of getting a hair transplant crosses our to get a consultant like HairMD. They will guide you patiently through the is avoid any complications at all. With a little care, desirable hair is just a step away! The most important thing is to get a list of Do’s and Dont’s from your clinic depending on your case so as to avoid any complications at all. With a little care, desirable hair is just a step away!


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  1. srikant

    Thank you for the information


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