04 May 2017
Hair pigmentation: questions and answers
How does hair pigmentation can make up for the majority of remedies for hair loss?
– Elisabetta Belfiore
Below there are some of the most commonly asked questions about our treatments.
The one does not exclude the other. The best experts in the field of hair restoration propose hair pigmentation as a valid combination for transplantation to boost the density effect. In many cases hair pigmentation can even be recommended as an alternative to transplantation when the donor area of the patient is not enough.
Intervening on the scars are achieved noticeable results of coverage and masking (camouflage) of the same scars. The final result, however, will always depend on the type of scar and will be the technician to evaluate case by case the feasibility of the intervention.
In most cases the treatment is virtually painless. It may happen that a particularly sensitive subject may have a greater nuisance, but always bearable.
The quality of the result obtained in lasting effects is influenced by several factors: age, type of metabolism, type of work, sport, exposure to sunlight etc. But is enough to know, however, that making the half yearly or annual periodic maintenance (depending on the case) the result will be optimal and natural.
The result of the treatment will be optimal for approximately one year, after this period it will see a much more gradual and uniform lightening of the treated area until the final disappearance that will happen over a period of 24/36 months depending on the subjects.
It is also possible to intervene in the case of white hair, will be the technician to evaluate the whether or not of the treatment.
If the treatment is technically performed in the correct way, the pigment does not normally widens and remains unchanged over time.
In case of prostheses first you have to verify that the scalp is in good condition and are not in progress redness, inflammation and dermatitis. In case is presented one of these situations you should contact your doctor to be prescribed the appropriate treatment before undergoing the treatment of hair pigmentation. Usually this type of problems are solved within a week.
The day of the first session can appear with prostheses and put it back just finished treatment. Once arrived home, realized your new look, you will be the first to shave everything and finally freeing of the prosthesis. At this point, with the second session it will be possible to further refine the work.
To obtain an immediately homogeneous effect, it will be necessary to shave the hair to a length of 0.4 mm, length obtainable using an electric razor or a shaving razor blade.
The hair regrowth speed varies depending on the individual. On average, it is enough to shave every 3/4 days to always have an optimal effect.
After treatment, it takes about a week to resume sports activities, so that the pigment can settle properly into the dermis.
From one week after the treatment you can expose yourself to the sun. Obviously as for all, it will be good to use a good sunscreen.
This is one of the most frequently asked questions. The hair pigmentation can reach a very natural result, so nobody will notice anything, on the contrary everyone will notice a marked aesthetic improvement.
The toppik allows to get a covering result but artifact, nothing to do with the natural effect of hair pigmentation. In addition, the hair pigmentation clears from the slavery to apply every day a product on the skin.
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