01-16-2011, 08:26 PM
05-19-2011, 05:06 PM
wow, this is kinda cool. apparently it was created by "Marcelo Pitchon of Belo Horizonte, M.G., Brazil."
a. In this procedure, 1 to 2 cm of long hair is left on the head before transplantation and this provides a preview on the day of surgery of how patients will look about one year after growth.
b. This long hair is temporary and will start to fall out at about 2 to 4 weeks.
c. The definitive hair growth starts at three months.
d. The scalp and hair has to be washed during and at the end of the procedure.
e. A blow dryer and wide-tooth comb are used to dry and style the hair when the procedure is complete.
f. Patients are advised not to pull out hair in the first 3 days after transplantation while combing their hair.
g. This procedure can be used on both women and men.
h. This procedure allows the patient to leave the clinic in a more optimistic mood