Frequently Asked Questions
What is ‘hair micro transplant’?
It is a
procedure in which follicular units are extracted from the rear and side
areas of the scalp –genetically apt for this- and are then transplanted to
the recipient area. The transplanted hair grows with the exact same shape
and characteristics of the original hair.
Who can benefit from this technique?
This procedure is performed in men and women of all ages. People who present
alopecia because of healing scars or scalp burns can also profit from this
Does the patient need to be admitted to a hospital for the procedure to take
all the same we have recovery rooms with beds in which the patient can rest
comfortably. The hair transplant is a painless procedure that lasts
approximately three or four hours and it is performed using only local
anaesthesia. We have an anaesthesiologist doctor present throughout the
entire procedure, who controls the patient permanently and supplies him with
antibiotics and analgesics. During the surgery, the patient can read or
watch a movie. After the session, he goes home and forty-eight hours later
he can already go back to work.
Can the transplanted hair be cut, dyed or let grow?
Yes, because it is one’s own hair, only that it is growing in a different
area of the head. It does not require any additional maintenance and there
is no possibility of rejection, since it is obtained from the patient
himself, and one can not reject something that comes from the same body.
How long does the procedure take?
Only 3 or 4 hours.
Is the procedure painful?
Not at all. It is a completely painless procedure and
while it is taking place the patient can read or match a movie.
anaesthesiologist doctor is present throughout the entire procedure just in
When can the new hair be washed?
Twenty-four hours after the procedure hair can be washed and the patient can
go back to work.
Is there any need of maintenance after the procedure?
is no need of maintenance after the procedure; it only takes a few hours and
it is over with. The transplanted hair will require no special care at all,
just like the hair on the back of the head. However, nowadays there are
supplements available that help improve the results of the transplant.
results are definitive.
The new hairs will have the same lifespan of the hair on the back of the
head from where they were extracted.
Are results immediate?
just insert the roots; hair actually starts showing as from the third month
on, and it grows normally, at a rate of 1.1 cm per month.
When can the patient start to exercise again?
patient can do aerobics 48 hours after the procedure. He can go to the gym
and play sports 20 days after that.
Because our medical director, Dr Palmarino has wide
experience in medicine and hair microimplants.
He became specialized in
We use the micro transplant of follicular units
technique –through harvesting and cold chain- which is an advanced, highly
accepted and renowned surgical technique in the world medical community.
Performed with local anesthesia, it is painless and
requires no admission to the hospital because discharge is immediate.
The patient can go back to work and to his everyday
activities within the 24 hours without any contraindications.
Excellent aesthetic results that are natural and last
forever. In each session, an average of 4500 to 5000 strands of hair are
Transplanted hair does not require follow-up treatments or
maintenance, it grows normally and it never falls out again.
We offer quality in the service and personalized
Affordable costs, natural results and excellence in the
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