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Frequently
asked questions

Each patient is unique, however, there are questions that can be shared by many.

FAQS

To provide
you with information,
here are some of
the most frequently
asked questions.

What is a hair transplant?

A hair transplant is a minimally invasive surgical procedure where hair follicles from a donor area are transplanted to a recipient area to treat hair loss.

How long does a hair transplant procedure take?

The duration varies based on the amount of hair being transplanted but typically lasts from 4 to 8 hours.

What are the risks associated with a hair transplant?

Risks are rare with the FUE sapphire technique but may include infection, bleeding, visible scarring, or unsatisfactory results. With an experienced surgeon, these risks are minimal.

How long is the recovery time for a hair transplant?

Recovery varies for each case, but most patients can return to normal activities within a few weeks (between 7 and 15 days post-surgery) and see final results after several months.

Is a hair transplant procedure painful?

Local anesthesia is used throughout the procedure, so most patients feel little to no discomfort. With proper infrastructure and medication, the treatment should be painless.

When do the final results of a hair transplant become visible?

After a short latency period (2-4 months), normal and definitive hair growth begins. Final results may take 6 to 12 months due to the hair growth cycle.

Can I dye or cut transplanted hair?

Yes, after recovery, you can style your hair as desired, dye it, cut it normally, and undergo any other cosmetic procedures.

What hair transplant techniques are most effective?

Both FUE and FUSS techniques are effective, but the choice depends on individual needs and preferences. Our medical team will guide you to select the best option.

Who are good candidates for a hair transplant?

Good candidates have permanent hair loss, sufficient hair in the donor area, and realistic expectations. In our free initial consultations we will evaluate and recommend the best treatment for you.

Can a hair implant be performed on women?

Yes, hair transplants are done for women experiencing hair loss, although causes and patterns may differ from men. Evaluation by a specialist is crucial to determine candidacy.

What is mesotherapy for hair?

Mesotherapy involves injecting nutrients and vitamins directly into the scalp to stimulate hair growth and improve its health.

How many mesotherapy sessions are needed for results?

Typically, multiple sessions over time are recommended for optimal results, often between 4 and 6 initial sessions followed by maintenance sessions.

Is mesotherapy painful?

Mesotherapy is generally not painful; most patients experience minor discomfort, as topical anesthesia is used.

How long does a mesotherapy session last?

Studies show that combining mesotherapy with other treatments, such as specific drugs, yields optimal results.

When are results from mesotherapy visible?

Results might be noticeable after a few sessions, but it takes several months to appreciate complete results as hair grows slowly.

Can mesotherapy be combined with other hair treatments?

Studies show that combining mesotherapy with other treatments, such as specific drugs, yields optimal results.

Are there side effects of mesotherapy?

Side effects are rare but can include temporary redness and discomfort on the scalp. Regular checks by our medical team help monitor any treatment-related effects.

Is mesotherapy effective for androgenetic alopecia?

Yes, mesotherapy can improve hair health and stimulate growth, especially in androgenetic alopecia cases, but effectiveness varies among individuals. Discuss your expectations with a professional.

Can I exercise after a mesotherapy session?

Yes, while it's recommended to wait a couple of hours after mesotherapy before exercising, there's no formal contraindication for sports activity after a session.

Frequently asked questions

Each patient is unique, however, there are questions
that can be shared by many.

FAQS

To provide you with information, here are some of the most frequently asked questions.

What is a hair transplant?
A hair transplant is a minimally invasive surgical procedure where hair follicles from a donor area are transplanted to a recipient area to treat hair loss.
 
What are the risks associated with a hair transplant?

With the FUE sapphire technique, risks are extremely rare, but may include infection, bleeding, visible scarring, or unsatisfactory results. However, with an experienced surgeon, these risks are minimal.

When do the final results of a hair transplant become visible?

After a short latency period (2-4 months), normal and definitive hair growth begins. Final results may take 6 to 12 months due to the hair growth cycle.

What hair transplant techniques are most effective?

Both FUE and FUSS techniques are effective, but the choice depends on individual needs and preferences. Our medical
team will guide you to select the best option.

How long does a hair transplant procedure take?

The duration varies based on the amount of hair being transplanted but typically lasts from 4 to 8 hours.

What is mesotherapy for hair?

Mesotherapy involves injecting nutrients and vitamins directly into the scalp to stimulate hair growth and improve its health.

Is mesotherapy painful?

Mesotherapy is generally not painful; most patients experience minor discomfort, as topical anesthesia is used.

Can mesotherapy be combined with other hair treatments?

Studies show that combining mesotherapy with other treatments, such as specific drugs, yields optimal results.

Is mesotherapy effective for androgenetic alopecia?

Yes, mesotherapy can improve hair health and stimulate growth, especially in androgenetic alopecia cases, but effectiveness varies among individuals. Discuss your expectations with a professional.

How many mesotherapy sessions are needed for results?

Typically, multiple sessions over time are recommended for optimal results, often between 4 and 6 initial sessions followed by maintenance sessions.

How long is the recovery time for a hair transplant?

Recovery varies from case to case, but most patients can return to normal activities within a few weeks (between 7 and 15 days after surgery), and see final results after several months.

Is a hair transplant procedure painful?

Local anesthesia is used throughout the procedure, so most patients feel little to no discomfort. With proper infrastructure and medication, the treatment should be painless.

Can I dye or cut transplanted hair?

Yes, after recovery, you can style your hair as desired, dye it, cut it normally, and undergo any other cosmetic procedures.

Who are good candidates for a hair transplant?

Good candidates have permanent hair loss, sufficient hair in the donor area, and realistic expectations. In our free initial consultations we will evaluate and recommend the best treatment for you.

Can a hair implant be performed on women?

Yes, hair implant is also performed on women who experience hair loss, although the causes and patterns may differ from men. That is why you should always be evaluated by a specialist to determine if you are a candidate for an implant.

How long does a mesotherapy session last?

A mesotherapy session is a quick and simple procedure. It's usually done monthly, lasting around 15 minutes, and you receive a kit with products for home use. In some cases, a reinforcement is recommended every 15 days.

When are results from mesotherapy visible?

Results might be noticeable after a few sessions, but it takes several months to appreciate complete results as hair grows slowly.

Are there side effects of mesotherapy?

Side effects are rare but can include temporary redness and discomfort on the scalp. Regular checks by our medical team help monitor any treatment-related effects.

Can I exercise after a mesotherapy session?

Yes, while it's recommended to wait a couple of hours after mesotherapy before exercising, there's no formal contraindication for sports activity after a session.

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