Can we use towel after hair transplant?
Once the shampooing is through, fill your cup with clean warm water and rinse the suds out. Repeat until your hair is free from shampoo. Allow your hair to air dry rather than using a towel.
When can I start washing my hair normally after hair transplant?
Do not wash your hair immediately after hair transplant. Wait at least 48 hours to wash it. Never scratch, rub, or peel off the scabs on your scalp as this could damage the grafts. Do not wash your hair with hot water.
When can I touch my grafts after hair transplant?
DO NOT TOUCH your grafts, even lightly, for two or three days following surgery, and avoid letting the water strike the recipient area directly for at least five days. Clean the graft area by diluting shampoo in a plastic cup and gently letting the watery shampoo run over the surgery site.
Can I take a bath after hair transplant?
Patients can immediately bathe after a hair transplant procedure but should keep their scalp dry. After 48 hours they can gently wash the transplanted areas but should not allow shower water to directly hit the new grafts. After one week, patients may shower and wash their hair normally.
How soon can I use Minoxidil after hair transplant?
You can start using Minoxidil as soon as you have had a hair transplant surgery since it starts working immediately. However, noticeable results will only be seen after six months.
When should I apply oil after hair transplant?
One can use coconut or almond oil in the donor area from 2 weeks onwards. If there is itching/ dryness in the healing area, the oil application may also give some relief in it. On the recipient area one can start applying oil after 10-12 weeks.
When will donor area grow back?
A healthy scalp can show hair growth at the donor site within a few months. Although the recipient site often loses hair for a while its roots will stay. After all, healthy new hair will grow in the coming months. The whole process can take 12 months or more.