After Hair Transplant Care
After hair transplant surgery, it is important to apply the After Hair Transplant Care recommendations for a successful result. This will affect your hair transplant result in a positive.
Especially in the first 4 days after hair transplantation, salty, spicy, hot sauce foods should not be consumed. These foods, as the effect of the drugs given to you after hair transplantation, cause excess water retention in the body and will cause swelling on your face. We recommend that you do not consume caffeinated beverages (cola, coffee, tea, etc.) for the first 2 days after hair transplant surgery. Caffeine will thin your blood and increase your risk of bleeding from the hair transplant area and the donor area, as your wound healing is not complete in the first 48 hours.
In hair transplant operations, patients are usually given antibiotics, painkillers and anti-edema drugs in order to spend the operation time comfortably and reduce the risk of infection with serum. These drugs given on the day of the operation are sufficient for that day. The hair transplant patient starts the drugs given the day after the operation. 1 day after the operation, you can start using your pain killer, anti-edema and antibiotic drugs as tablets. Doses of drugs vary from patient to patient.
What Should i Do After Hair Transplant?
1- Do not smoke and do not drink alcohol in first week
2- Sleep with double pillow (high) first 3 nights. You can sleep in supine, right side and left side positions.
3- In the first 3 days, do not bend your head forward, do not lift a heavy object from the ground.
4- Avoid sexual intercourse for the first 1 week.
5- Do not exercise for the first 2 weeks, do not work hard, do not swim, pool, bath, sauna, solarium.
6- The first 1 month most of transplanted hairs will fall down, do not be uneasy, 3 months will begin to grow hair, 6 months will be about 60%, the full result will be seen at the end of the 1st year.
7- Do not shave the machine in the first 3 months of the planting area, if you want to cut your hair, you can use scissors in the first 3 months. There is no problem in shaving the donor area.
8- Hair dryer can be applied after 3 months.
9- Use the antibiotic, painkiller and edema medicines given by your physician regularly as described.
10- Do not eat salty, spicy, spicy dishes, especially for the first 4 days.
11- After the operation 2 Days, apply cold regularly.
12- Protect the planting area for the first 2 weeks from heavy sunlight and rain. Do not use any products other than the recommended hat or use umbrella.
13- Do not handle your hair, until the first wash.