What is FUE Hair Transplant?
Hair Transplantation performed with FUE
FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) technique or Hair Transplant performed with Individual Hair Follicles Transfer was introduced in 2000 and since then has significantly evolved. This minimally invasive method, which enables the extraction and implantation of the hair follicles one-by-one, is the most advanced hair transplantation method as it is offers maximum density without causing any linear scars or marks in the donor area. Now a days this method is becoming very popular in all over world. FUE hair transplant method, being a significantly demanding technique, requires extensive experience, skillfulness and specialization on behalf of the Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon in charge and the hair transplantation team.
Advantages of FUE Hair Transplant
The advantages of hair transplant applied by transferring individual hair follicles compared to the older method of FUT or Strip, are many and significant. This enhances the establishment of the FUE method and consequently it leads to the gradual displacement of the outdated FUT-Strip method, as:
- Leads to minimal or even no bleeding.
- Does not leave any permanent linear scars in the donor area.
- Allows the accurate calculation of the extracted hair follicles and the reuse of the donor area for a future operation.
- Is suitable both for limited (e.g. eyebrow) and large body areas, without scarring. On the contrary, FUT- Strip method necessitates a skin’s strip removal and application of sutures even in small areas…