Is it true that FUE hair transplant surgery damages existing hair?

Is it true that FUE hair transplant surgery damages existing hair?

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    Is it true that FUE hair transplant surgery damages existing hair?


    Planning to undergo FUE hair transplant surgery in India?, then we are sure you must be having numerous questions running in your mind. Some patients are concerned about the results, some are worried about existing hair, and many more. So in this blog, we are going to solve all your queries related to it.

    Starting with the question will existing hair is going to get damaged due to surgery. Then the answer is no, a patient’s existing hair is safe and not going to harm after undergoing the treatment.

    What is Follicular Unit Extraction?

    FUE hair transplant surgery is a type of surgery in which a surgeon harvest the hair follicles from the donor area and transplant it into barren areas of the patient. This surgery is performed by giving local anesthesia to the patient. After that, the patient will not experience any type of discomfort. Our staff members will take care that they don’t suffer from any type of discomfort. Some people select FUE over FUT due to some reasons like the patient will experience less scarring because, in FUE, there is no need to harvest a strip from the scalp and much more. The hair specialist will choose the right follicles without harming other follicles.

    How can you decrease damage & hair loss?

    The surgeon at VJC takes numerous measures to decrease follicle damage. And the latest technologies present in the clinic helps a lot. We also give post-surgery instructions that will help patients to take care of their scalp that is mentioned below:

    • Do not scratch your head.
    • The patient is not allowed to wash his hair for at least a week.
    • Avoid heavy workouts.
    • Be careful while sleeping.
    • Use mild shampoo on your scalp.
    • Take care of your diet and much more.

    FUE recovery

    Since follicular unit extraction doesn’t require stitches, patients can go back to their normal routine within some days. There are chances that you might see scabbing on the scalp but need not worry. It will come off with time. After two weeks of treatment, the new hair follicles enter the resting phase for a month or so. So, you are going to experience hair fall. If you suffer from hair fall then need not worry. It is a part of the healing process. You will get new hair within some time.

    Leave the hair to VJC

    If you are experiencing an excessive hair loss problem and finding a permanent solution. Then we are waiting for you. Yes, undergoing hair restoration surgery is the only solution, and selecting us will increase the chances of you getting high-quality results. Our surgeons are experts as well as experienced that will give you natural looking results.