Author Bio: Dr. Sanusi Umar MD is the author of this article.
Dr.UGraft™ Hair Transplant Using Beard Hair Restores NW6 Hair Loss and Allows Short Haircut After Hair Transplant Scar Removal: Many patients fall victim to bad hair FUSS transplant surgeries that leave them with scarring. Because of this, patients often have to limit their hairstyles and maintain length to cover the scars. Fortunately, Dr. Umar in Los Angeles has developed an advanced method of Follicular Unit Extraction surgery using his patented Dr.UGraft machine. This method uses beard and body hair to camouflage hair transplant scars and allow patients to wear short haircuts regardless of a patient’s head donor region. Studies have shown that facial hair is an amazing resource for patients who don’t have sufficient scalp hair because of balding. Beard hair can provide anywhere from 3,000-5,000 grafts, making it a viable and great long-term solution that heals fairly quickly.
Before Beard Hair Restoration by Dr. U in Los Angeles
This patient came to Dr. Umar because he had significant scarring from a botched hair transplant surgery. He had two highly visible scars that he had trouble covering up with his increasingly thinning hair.
As you can see in the photos, the patient was left with scarring and a limited amount of hair on his scalp for future hair transplants. If a patient has already experienced a notable amount of balding and hair thinning, they will be left with very few follicles for future FUE surgeries. In this photo, you can see the difficulty the patient had in trying to cover up his balding head.
Dr.UGraft ™ Beard Hair Restoration Procedure
Dr. Umar decided to give him a beard to head hair transplant. Hair transplant using beard Hair restores NW6 hair loss. In total, he used 9,500 head and beard hairs to restore this patient’s entire NW 6 areas. He also used 1,500 beard grafts to cover up the patient’s strip scars. By using the Dr.UGraft™ console, Dr. Umar is able to extract follicles from the beard with a significantly higher success rate compared to a basic FUE tool.
Before and After Dr.UGraft™ Hair Transplant Scar Removal for Short Haircuts
The two large scars were successfully camouflaged by beard hair. The hair restoration was realistic enough that 13 months after the procedure, the patient was able to have a buzzcut.
Patients Results Video: Hair Transplant using Beard Hair Restores NW6 Hair Loss, Allows Short Haircut After Hair Transplant Scar Removal
Dr. U in Los Angeles used his patented Dr.UGraft BHT system.
This case demonstrates that even if you have had a botched hair transplant surgery that left you with scarring, there’s always hope. If you experienced a botched hair transplant surgery or are concerned about balding, schedule a consultation with Dr. Umar today!
Dr.UGraft ™Hair Transplant using Beard Hair – FAQ
Will My Hair Transplant Scar Show If I Shave My Head?
Though results vary depending on the quality and quantity of hair grafts and baldness, Dr. Umar’s Dr.UGraft FUE surgery has shown great success in camouflaging hair transplant scars and allowing patients you to shave their head.
How do I Get Rid of Hair Transplant Scars?
There is no one best solution for those faced with transplant scars. However, if you find yourself with a depleted head donor supply, you can now still rid yourself of scars. Body hair transplants using the advanced Dr.UGraft technology is able to extract from your beard The best way to get rid of transplant scars is to camouflage it with an FUE surgery that uses beard hair. Beard hair is great for adding density and has been shown to have a long survival rate.
What Is The Average Hair Transplant Scar Repair Cost?
The cost of Hair transplant scar removal is dependent on various factors. When consulting with Dr. Umar you will discuss the number of grafts needed for your desired outcome.
Hair restoration via body hair transplant has given plenty of our patients their lives and confidence back, permanently. Ask Dr. U any questions you may have regarding the procedure by clicking the button below: