Side burn is a area present in front of the ears ( side locks ) : Some people suffer from loss/ lack of side burn hair. The major reasons are genetic, testosterone, medical disorders, burns, accidents, auto immune problems etc.... Restoring side burns with hair transplant surgery helps to re grow side burn hairs.
The procedure is performed by taking hair follicles from behind the ears and implanting into side burns. 100 to 150 hair follicles are usually implanted on each side burns. The entire side burn hair transplant procedure is done using local anaesthetic in 2hrs. Following side burn hair transplant mild swelling and bruising will be there for 3 to 5 days.
Men who does't have side burns undergo sideburn hair transplant to connect their sideburns to beard hair, this makes men look attractive. Middle east men from dubai, saudi arabia, UAE, Turkey, Egypt and Eureopen men are preferring to get sideburn hair transplant in recent times.
Some Females undergo sideburn hair transplant to hide their conventional face lift scar. Before starting the sideburn hair transplant the area is marked based on individuals requirement and numbed with local anesthetic solution followed by making recepient sites on the sideburns to receive the follicles. Angulation and direction is very important while preparing the sites and implantation. Improper techinque leads to compromise in the final outcome and results. Be at our New You Hair Clinic Follow follicular unit extraction tecnique to harvest the hair follicles from the donor area.
Post Sideburn hair transplant instructions :
- Gentle face wash from third day
- Do not expose sideburns to sun / dust for 4 to 5 days.
- Do not rub the sideburns for one week.
- Antibiotic ointment application for 3 to 4 days
One can expect the hair growth after 4 to 5 months, but to see the final result it will take 10 months.