EYEBROW TRANSPLANT – BROW RESTORATION SURGERY: ALL YOU WOULD WANNA KNOW
WHAT IS EYEBROW TRANSPLANTATION?
Eye brow transplantation is a type of
daycare cosmetic procedure wherein donor hair follices are harvested from the
scalp or any other ideal location and transplanted into the eyebrow. Its usually done under local anesthesia but
in the operation theatre with anesthesiologists as safety is of prime importance.
It was for the first time done at Richardsons Craniofacial Hospital in 2014 and
since then more than a hundred patients have benefited from this procedure.
It basically is a permanent solution for
the eyebrow hair where in the donor hairs taken from the back of the head and
transplanted into the areas of the eyebrow.
WHO CAN GET AN EYEBROW TRANSPLANT?
Anyone who needs a thicker or more defined
eyebrow could go for this procedure. Also patients who have a scar in the
region because of which there is a loss of eyebrow hair will benefit from this
procedure. This is a permanent life long solution.
HOW LONG DOES EYEBROW TRANSPLANT LAST?
The donor hair is generally harvested from
the back of the head or near the ear depending on the need and quality of the
hair of the patient. This is done by hair transplant surgeon along with
trichologists and nurses in the operation theater. At all times, the vitals of
the patients are monitored by the anesthesiologists at Richardsons Craniofacial
As permanent hair follicles are
transplanted, these hairs on the eyebrows will last a lifetime.
The team needs to implant the harvested
follicle in different angulations
according to the direction of the hair nearby.
HOW DOES EYEBROW TRANSPLANT WORK?
Transplanted hair follicles take couple of
weeks to get blood supply from the new area that they are transplanted into.
And once that happens, they will grow continuously from that region, and in
this case the eyebrows.