5 Common Myths and Their Actual Facts About Hair Transplant


Blog, Hair Transplant | Dr Dhanraj Chavan | July 4, 2021

5 Common Myths about hair transplant

Myths about hair transplant can be dangerous. Not only myths are far off from the truth, but they can also keep you away from finding out the actual Facts. So if you’re someone tired of seeing a bald guy in your mirror and want to opt for hair transplant. You must have greener options, but if you are apprehensive about the hair transplant let us debunk some common misconceptions. 

Let’s check the common Myths about Hair Transplant

Myth 1

No age limit for hair transplant: Do it at an early age?

Actual Fact: This is a fairly popular myth, but it can’t be further away from the truth. Generally, after 25 years of your age, you can get your hair transplant done. If you have stopped losing hair or you feel that your baldness or hair loss is stabilized & is in the ’30s or ’40s, then you can consider Hair Transplant. You should NEVER get a hair transplant done unless your hair loss has progressed a significant amount or to the permanency. If you still decide against it, you will end up with random bald patches and thin hair, which can cause more embarrassment than baldness itself. But, Before taking any decision about hair transplant. We recommend you to visit your dermatologist, check your eligibility of hair transplant & understand the process thoroughly.

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Myth 2

Is that your hair Fake or real?

Actual Fact: This myth is inaccurate on multiple levels. Many ask you, is that your hair. You don’t get “fake” hair when you get a transplant. The hair used in the procedure extracted from your scalp itself. So don’t worry about people noticing your “silicon” hair. Due to advancement in technology and the skill of the surgeon performing the surgery, the results of hair transplant is very subtle, natural & real.

It will be useful to you if you watch this video also. Watch what dr Dhananjay Chavan is saying about hair growth after hair transplant.

Myth 3

Is it possible to Hair transplant in women?

Actual Fact: Just like most of the medical procedures, hair transplant does not differentiate between men and women. Although hair loss affects women in a different way that doesn’t mean that the procedure cannot be performed.

Myth 4

Need to do repetitive hair transplants to maintain the hair?

Actual Fact: Fortunately, hair transplant is not like getting a boob job where you need to do it every few years. It is a onetime & permanent solution to baldness. Your transplanted hair has a life span of 20 to 25 years. So don’t lose your new hair over worrying about it.

Myth 5

Is it possible Person to person hair transplant?

Actual Fact: You can only use hair follicles extracted from your scalp. So from other person hair, you can’t be used to get your hair transplant done if you have a weak donor area.

We know, the internet is an ocean of information and it confuses us all the time. If you are willing to do a hair transplant, reading many hair transplant disasters, bad reviews, horror story can be difficult for you to take a decision.  But at the same time some real results, happy inspiring stories, can be a real help to you to take the best decision of life.

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