Body Hair Transplant in Delhi

The body hair transplant is the procedure in which body hairs are taken from the abundant donor hair present on beard, chest etc for transplant to the scalp. This is done by scarless FUE technique as day care procedure .There is about 1 million hairs present on the body. Person having high grade of baldness such as class 7 may not have enough donor hairs at the back and side of the scalp (only 12500 hairs out of permanent 25000 may be transplanted). So the BHT is the only option for hair restoration for such cases. Now with the advancement in technique and better tools, the follicular unit extraction method can utilize the body hairs as a donor site for transplant to scalp area.

bht-drjangid Body Hair Transplant in Delhi

The procedure is done under local anesthesia and some oral sedative tablets given to reduce the anxiety .The chosen donor area is given ring block anesthesia and tumescent solution is injected with very fine needles to facilitate extraction of the grafts .the punch used for extraction is specially customised for body hair extraction. The number of session and duration of the procedure depends on the grafts requirement. The technique used is Automated FUE , in which with the help of punch the roots are taken out , wtihout any cuts or stiches.the beard hair is the most robust out of other body hairs in growth rate and shaft thickness The body hairs are usually single hair graft and there angle of exist is different from the scalp hair. The roots are fine, thin and there is lot of soft tissue beneath without any bony support as compared to scalp hairs. The procedure is of long duration and in a day limited grafts can be extracted. It require special attention and skill to extract the intact and well supported tissue graft from the body donor hairs

Preparation Before The Transplant Procedure

  • Shaving of the chest and abdomen hair 5 days before the procedure
  • Shaving of beard hairs 2 days before the procedure
  • During the procedure the anagen hairs would have grown to adequate length for extaction . The anagen follicles are identified in enlarged view by surgical loupe to see the hair shaft in the epidermis beyond the entry point of hair

Care After The Transplant Procedure

  • Local antibiotic ointment is applied over the extraction site
  • Dressing is done and which is removed next day , thereafter daily bath can be taken and prescribed ointment is applied
  • Antibiotics and analegics are prescribed for 5 days
  • Prevent direct sunexposure and Sunscreen agent to be applied for 7 days
  • The donor site usually heal within a week

Other Treatments

Do you have any question regarding your skin problem ?