Recently, beard and mustache transplantation has spread as a natural solution for men who suffer from poor hair growth in that area due to a genetic, hormonal reason or a specific injury that has damaged the chin and mustache area. In this article, we will learn about this process and its details.
What is the procedure of beard and mustache transplantation?
Beard and mustache transplantation is a non-surgical process through which live hair follicles are transferred from the donor area; any area behind and on both sides of the head to the receiving area; Any affected area in the face to be treated.
Beard and mustache transplant techniques:
It is considered the best technique for beard and mustache hair transplantation, where the follicles are extracted from the scalp (the donor area) by a precise instrument called a micro motor, and implanted in the affected areas or that suffer from poor growth and lack of hair (the receiving area) using a (Choi Pen Implanter), which in turn, with one click, opens a micro-channel and implants the follicle inside it at the same time. The number of follicles implanted in this technique is approximately 3,500, and the process takes 6-8 hours.
This beard and mustache transplant process differs from DHI, that it is carried out on two consecutive days, in which a larger amount of follicles are implanted, with a maximum number of 7000 follicles, giving more attractive and dense hair.
Phases of the beard and mustache transplantation procedure:
The stages of the beard and mustache transplantation process are very similar to the process of hair transplantation, and they are as follows:
Subjecting the patient to a set of blood and skin tests to ensure his safety and readiness for the operation.
The second phase:
The area from which the follicles will be extracted (the donor area), as well as the area in which they will be transplanted, i.e. the damaged area in the beard, chin or mustache, which is called (the receiving area), is determined immediately after that, the number of necessary follicles and the most appropriate technique for the patient’s condition is determined.
The third phase:
Shaving the hair of the donor area for easy extraction of the follicles without causing any damage to the scalp and applying the local anesthesia procedure.
The forth phase:
Extracting hair follicles using a device called a Micro Motor and placing them in a special saline solution to keep them alive as long as possible.
The fifth phase:
The stage of implantation, the follicles are placed in a Choi Pen, and with one click, the channel is opened and the bulb is transplanted at the same time.
Problems and disadvantages of beard implantation:
Beard and mustache hair transplantation is not considered a dangerous process as long as it is carried out under the supervision of a specialized doctor. After the procedure, the patient may suffer from some of the side effects as follows:
Swelling and bruising in the places where hair transplantation occurs, which is normal and does not cause concern as it disappears after a short period of time.
Redness, itching and sometimes numbness in the hair transplantation areas.
Hair loss after transplantation, is a normal thing that occurs in the first weeks of the transplantation process, after which hair begins to grow again naturally.
It is also possible for the patient to suffer from the risk of bacterial infection in the areas of wounds.
Some anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic medications are being prescribed by the specialized doctor to overcome these symptoms, and it is advised in the event of any other symptoms to see the specialist doctor directly.
Who`s eligible to do the beard and mustache transplanting:
Some of the most important conditions that a patient must have to be a candidate for a beard and mustache transplant in Turkey:
1. He does not have any skin diseases that hinder the procedure.
2. He suffers from voids in the beard and mustache and weak hair growth in this area.
3. The patient should be in good health.
4. The donor area should be strong.
When will the effects of beard and mustache transplantation disappear?
The complete disappearance of the effects of the beard and mustache transplantation process, varies according to the nature of the patient’s skin, but in general, a week after the procedure, the hair transplantation area appears normal, and the donor area begins to recover and hair grows again.
After 6 months of the operation, the end result appears in most patients clearly and as planned.
Between 12-18 months, we have a face with a naturally thick and well-groomed beard.
As we mentioned previously, the process of beard and mustache hair transplantation is a safe and not dangerous process, meaning the possibility of its failure is very small and is directly related to the extent of the doctor’s experience and the patient’s commitment to the instructions and instructions required on the other hand.
What is the cost of beard and mustache hair transplantation in Turkey for 2023?
One of the most interesting things for the patient when embarking on a hair transplant process is knowing the price and what the cost includes clearly and briefly. Therefore, we at (HEALDONE) are always keen to provide all the important information and details to our patients, because our first and foremost goal is to help them reach the result they have always dreamed of at the most appropriate prices. The average cost of a beard and mustache transplant in Turkey for 2023 is (1500 USD).