1What are the causes of hair loss in Men?
Male pattern baldness is a common form of baldness in men which is called as androgenic alopecia in medical terms. There is a hormone called Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) which blocks the hair follicles further weakens them and stop the growth of the new hair. It starts either with a receding hairline or as a bald patch at the crown.
2What is male pattern baldness?
Male pattern baldness is a common form of baldness in men which is called as androgenic alopecia in medical terms. There is a hormone called Dihydrotestosterone (DHT) which blocks the hair follicles further weakens them and stop the growth of the new hair. It starts either with a receding hairline or as a bald patch at the crown.
3What are the causes of hair loss in women?
The most common form of hair loss in women is Chronic Telogen Effluvium (diffuse hair loss).In this you will experience extreme thinning of hair and also an excess hair loss for a long period of time
4What is the best hair loss treatment?
As there are many causes of hair loss, there are also different hair loss treatments available. A detailed consultation with a hair specialist is very important to diagnose the problem and stag of hair loss and then to proceed with the most effective hair loss treatment.
5What is transplant?
Transplant is a clinical / surgical procedure in which the hair follicles / grafts are removed from the donor area (back side of the head) and implanted to the recipient area (bald area).These follicles will grow new hair within a few months time
6When can I do a hair transplant?
If you have noticed a significant hair loss and bald patch either as a receding hairline or a bald patch at the crown then you may be a candidate for a hair transplant. Those who are in the early stages of hair loss and have only excess hair fall and hair thinning then you can do preventive measures like laser therapy to save your hair. A detailed Trico analysis will help you to understand the stage of hair loss and decide on which treatment is ideal for your hair loss problem.
7Is it safe to do hair transplant? Are there any side effects in hair transplant?
Hair transplant is very safe and simple procedure which can be completed in few hours giving a life time permanent results with the most modern techniques like MFT technique. When hair implant is performed with new generation instruments used in MFT by an internationally trained and experienced surgeon there will not be any side effects in hair transplant.
8Which doctors perform hair transplants in India? What is the qualification of the doctors who perform hair transplants in India?
In India nowadays homoeopathic doctors, dentists and even Ayurvedic doctors are performing hair transplant procedures without proper certification and training. At MFT, all the clinical procedures are performed by Dermatologist who are holding Masters in MD – Dermatology.
9What is the guarantee of hair transplant?
According to research on an average of 50% of the implanted hair follicles grow at clinics without proper assessment plans that perform the old methods of hair transplant. Micro Follicle Transplant guarantees 100% natural growth of the implanted hair follicles.
10Who are the best doctors for transplant?
At MFT the Surgeons / Doctors who does the procedure hold MD in Dermatology who are trained for MFT with immense experience on different methods of hair transplant even before they come on our panel.
11Will I lose the transplanted hair?
The follicles which are extracted from the donor area are resistant to DHT which will grow for the rest of your life.
12How do some transplant clinics offer cheap pricing?
Clinics in which unqualified doctors are performing hair transplant which has substandard facilities, OT infrastructure, which use cheap instruments, compromising hygienic standards may offer cheaper prices for hair transplant. MFT follows international hygienic standard and perform the procedure with the most modern new generation single use instrument ensure no scar and damage to the scalp.
13What is the cost of MFT? What is the cost of hair transplant?
Usually for conventional methods of hair transplant like FUT and FUE the charges varies from clinic to doctor. At MFT the price is determined depending on the number of follicles extracted and planted to achieve the best possible results with a maximum density.
14What is the duration of the MFT procedure?
It is just a half day procedure which takes 3 hours to 7 hrs depending on the number of hair follicles.
15Is MFT is a painless method of hair transplant?
When compared to the methods like FUT it’spainless. The procedure is performed under local anesthesia and the client can watch TV and relax during the procure
16When should I go for a treatment for hair loss?
You should consult a hair loss specialist / Tricologist when you are experiencing the following symptoms: 1. A bald patch that has appeared 2. A receding hairline 3. Itching on the scalp 4. Scales on the scalp 5. Excess oiliness or dryness of the scalp 6. Excess hair fall, hair shedding or hair thinning 7. Scalp become visible 8. Hair breakage after a chemical treatment 9. Hair not growing / poor quality of hair A qualified hair consultant / Trichologist will perform a detailed examination of your hair and scalp to assess the problem and its cause. A microscopic hair and scalp check might be required to diagnose the problem. The hair loss specialist will then recommend to you the most suitable treatment.
17What are the precautions to prevent hair loss?
A balanced diet with proteins and carbohydrates and low fat with zero sugar snacks. Avoid Crash diet which will cause you hair loss. Ifyou need to reduce weight. Hair is sensitive to small iron deficiencies. Take multivitamins with small amount of iron. Try stress release activities like yoga, meditation, exercise etc Avoid Hair treatments like, hot iron, straightening, excessive blow drying, curlers and chemical straightners which will cause you hair loss Use hair colors that do not content peroxide and ammonia with a hair professional.
18