What is FUE and FUT?
FUT vs. During FUT surgery, a surgeon cuts a strip of skin from the back or side of your scalp and then extracts the hair follicles. In FUE surgery, your surgeon will remove individual hair follicles directly from your scalp, rather than first taking a strip of scalp skin. FUE is currently the more common surgery.
What is NeoGraft?
NeoGraft is a semi-automated version of FUE and one of the most modern hair implantations techniques. It’s touted to be more effective than other FUE techniques by removing some human error associated with the surgery. Let’s look at the potential benefits and risks associated with NeoGraft hair transplants.
What is iHair?
What is iHair®, exactly? It’s a groundbreaking, non-surgical hair replacement system that targets the specific places where you are losing your hair, and fills in the areas where thinning and baldness are occurring. With iHair®, you can achieve a natural, thick, and full head of hair again.
Which is better FUT or FUE?
When a patient’s primary goal is to achieve maximum fullness from the hair restoration, FUT is recommended. For patients experiencing significant balding around the crown area of the head, FUT can be a better solution than FUE for better coverage and fullness.
Which is more painful FUE or FUT?
Likewise, the FUT method is more painful than the FUE method; it also involves a linear scar, but does not require donor area shaving. In contrast, the FUE method is less painful and does not leave a linear donor scar, but it necessitates shaving the donor area.
Why is FUE better than FUT?
Many felt FUE grafts were more “fragile” than FUT grafts due to these various traumas and, therefore, possessed a greater risk of poor survival. However, over the years, the FUE technique has been modified and improved. Transection rates have decreased, grafts have more tissue, and forceps extraction is gentler.
What is SmartGraft hair restoration?
SmartGraft is an advanced hair restoration that uses follicular unit extraction (FUE). This means that hair is extracted from a donor region and transplanted to the scalp. It can be much more effective than chemical products and other medical procedures.
Is NeoGraft better than FUE?
However, a NeoGraft™ treatment can be performed significantly faster than a traditional FUE procedure. This is because the precision, speed and efficacy of the NeoGraft™ device significantly shortens the time that a surgeon would otherwise spend manually extracting hair follicles.
Can transplanted hair fall out?
It’s normal for the transplanted hair to fall out two to three weeks after the procedure. This makes way for new hair growth. Most people will see some amount of new hair growth 8 to 12 months after surgery.
How many hairs are in a graft?
Hair does not grow in only single hair groupings, instead most people’s hair will grow in groups of 1, 2, 3 or 4 hairs. These groups of hairs are referred to as a graft. On average, each person has 2 hairs in each hair graft.
Is FUT cheaper than FUE?
FUE is typically more expensive than FUT. Follicles are removed individually, which makes this method costlier. Pricing usually depends on the number of grafts needed. The overall cost of the procedure depends on the patient’s condition and goals.
Do all hair transplants look fake?
Hair transplants can look completely natural — as long as you go to the right surgeon. Hair transplant candidates may be concerned about the conspicuousness of their results, but with a talented and qualified surgeon, “Your scalp will not look like a doll’s head.
Why choose Hasson and Wong for hair transplant?
Since the early to mid-2000’s, patients from around the globe have relied on Hasson and Wong in their quest for the very best possible hair transplant.
Is Hasson and Wong’s procedure the best in the world?
After being the face of that company and talking up it’s procedures as the best in the world and then with no warning leaving the company and changing views over night for people who still can’t see what is blindingly obvious then no amount of evidence will ever change that. I am utterly shattered with the results from Hasson and Wong’s procedure.
Who are Hasson&Wong?
Dr. Victor Hasson and Dr. Jerry Wong are esteemed members of the Coalition of Independent Hair Restoration Physicians. My opinions are my own and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Hasson & Wong. More sharing options… Hairfarmer I am sorry that you are not happy.
Is Hasson and Wong fue still the best?
Because FUE technology for many years was subpar and outcomes were often disappointing, patients could not achieve the same cutting edge results with FUE that they could achieve with FUT at Hasson and Wong. An FUT procedure at Hasson and Wong was still recognized as the gold standard from around 2002 to 2016.