Hair Transplant Korea

As we age our hair naturally begins to get thinner. While some medications can help control the hair loss, the only proven method for restoration is through hair transplant. Most men and women are candidates for hair transplant as long as they have sufficient healthy follicles.

Strip Method

1. Cleaning of the Scalp

2. An anesthetic is administered to numb the area followed by a 3-4 inch extraction of a strip of scalp with a scalpel.

3. The incision is sewn closed immediatedly and is hidden by the surrounding hair.

4. Strips are divided into 500 to 2,000 tiny grafts containing just a few hairs per strip. Quantity and type of graft used is dependant on hair type, quality, and color as well as the transplantation site.

5. After the grafts are prepared, the surgeon cleans and numbs the area where the hair will be placed, creates holes or slits with a scalpel or needle, and delicately places each graft in one of the holes.

6. Operation time can between between 4-6 hours depending what the patient requires.

FUE Method (Follicular Unit Extraction)

FUE is a strand by stand method of removing healthy hair follicles directly from the scalp and grafting them individually into the bald areas of the head. Strands which are tranplanted into slots that contained previous hair helps achieve better permanency

The size of the punch needles is of the utmost importance for this technique. Using the right size for the patient reduces the damage sustained. The finer the punch needle used, the less damage is imposed onto the donor site and the more well concealed the extraction is. Hence, we do not recommend specialists to our clients who use punch needles wider than 0.95 mm.

After extraction, the selected hair roots are carefully prepared and transplanted into the balding regions. This method is also ideal for women and men who want to achieve a fuller and more forward hairline.

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    What is Hair Loss & Restoration?

    Most hair loss is not associated with illness ordisease, but simply a result of predetermined genetic factors and aging. Many men and women may notice the thinning of hair starting in their 30s and 40s. However, illness, stress, protein deprivation and hormonal changes in menopause or pregnancy can be a cause for reversible hair loss.

    Hair restoration surgery is the solution to hair loss. By transplanting healthy hair from areas where the hair never things nor falls out, the bald spots can be renewed with strong healthy hair. Current techniques even allow for body hair to be implanted into the scalp.

    Why Mi-Seoul for Hair Transplant and Restoration?

    Mi-seoul is affiliated with the Best Korean Hair Transplant Clinics., and we only work with the Best Korean Plastic Surgeons who specialize in Hair Transplant. With this in mind, We can customize your treatment plan for you. Contact Mi-Seoul today today for a free consultation.

    How we can help
    The most frequent questioned we get asked is, what hair transplant method is better? Should I do FUE hair transplant or FUT hair transplant? The answer would depend on the overall condition of your hair and scalp, and the way you style your hair. People who sport shorter hairstyles would be more suited to the FUE method since the strand by strand technique leaves less scars. However should the patient have hair in a generally unfavorable condition, then the survivability of the strand by strand method may be an issue. So you would really need to contact us for an assessment to determine the right method for you.
    • Hair and scalp condition assessment to determine the severity of your hair loss.
    • Medical assessment through swabs and or blood test to determine the cause of your hair loss. (DHT leveland hormonal levels)
    • Select the best hair restoration treatments and techniques for your hair and scalp condition.
    • Assign you the Best Korean Plastic Surgeons and the Best Korean Plastic Surgery Clinic which specializes in the hair restoration technique you require
    • Few years ago I had an accident which fractured my nose. My nose before the accident was naturally shorter but it was a nice shapely asian nose. All I wanted was a bit of alar reduction and to correct my deviation. I made it clear that I was not comfortable with having an implant because I am scared... * View more

      Janeta Ong
      Janeta OngHong Kong
    • My dad has male pattern baldness. My Uncle has it. My brothers have it. It runs in our family. I have heard god awful stories about scars from hair transplant surgery and was always reluctant. However I tried propecia rogaine nothing was working. Its also unfortunate that I do not have that much hai... * View more

      jason ng
      Jason NgHong Kong

    *These photos are not intended to represent the results that every patient can expect. Surgical results can vary greatly from patient to patient. We do not guarantee specific surgical results.

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