PUBIC HAIR and BEARD HAIR as a donor source for a hair transplants. - BaldTruthTalk.com
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 2 of 2
  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    7

    Default PUBIC HAIR and BEARD HAIR as a donor source for a hair transplants.

    Can this be done? Is it being done already? I think pubic hair and beard hair are both dht resistant. If your hair is short and curly like mine no one would the difference anyway. Extracting hairs could be a bit painful though. Any thoughts?

  2. #2
    Member
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Posts
    74

    Default

    Quote Originally Posted by Optic Eye View Post
    Can this be done? Is it being done already? I think pubic hair and beard hair are both dht resistant. If your hair is short and curly like mine no one would the difference anyway. Extracting hairs could be a bit painful though. Any thoughts?
    I know it is possible to move hair anywhere on your body if you wanted to, and body hair is in fact DHT resistant and actually is believed to rely ON DHT (if you notice people with high DHT, usually have hair everywhere but on top of their head, except those who have DHT-resistant scalp hair). However, wouldn't your pubic and beard hair be much more thicker than the hair on your scalp and look awkward? Also... I believe (but not certain) that the growth phase of body hair is significantly shorter than regular scalp hair, so that could cause long periods of the transplanted hairs to not be filling in. But hey man.. if you think it will make you happy.. it can be done, but I wouldn't recommend it because of the above mentioned. Good Question though.

    -Destin

Similar Threads

  1. Concered About Thinning and Irritation On Hair Transplant Donor Scar
    By tbtadmin in forum IAHRS Info Center Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-14-2009, 04:40 PM
  2. Are Thin Hair Shafts a Problem For Facial Hair Transplants?
    By tbtadmin in forum IAHRS Info Center Discussion
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 05-29-2009, 12:17 PM
  3. Donor scar numbness hair stress?
    By Skeptic1st in forum Hair Transplant: Start Your Own Topic
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-14-2009, 08:36 PM
  4. pubic loss
    By zinnia in forum Introduce Yourself & Share Your Story
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-26-2009, 06:20 AM
  5. Variable donor density & Efficient donor harvesting
    By CIT in forum Men's Hair Loss: Start Your Own Topic
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-16-2009, 11:41 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

» IAHRS

hair transplant surgeons

» The Bald Truth

» Recent Threads

Thinking about PRP
07-11-2018 10:48 PM
by dolf24
Last Post By dolf24
Yesterday 11:21 PM
1900 FUE grafts with Dr. Rahal - So happy with my decision!
07-16-2018 01:08 PM
by jdp1989
Last Post By nhlpro11
Yesterday 10:39 PM
FUE and Tricopigmentation Question
Yesterday 01:47 PM
Last Post By bmurphy710
Yesterday 08:43 PM
FUE HT at ASMED, Dr Koray Erdoğan - 3000 GRAFTS
Yesterday 01:09 PM
Last Post By Maverick91
Yesterday 01:09 PM