Of the 18745 grafts transplanted, about 3700 were derived from the beard area. SFET extractions from the beard area raise the important question of scarring and other healing problems that would be difficult to conceal being facial. Thus far we have found healing to be excellent in patients that have undergone this procedure.
In some individuals special precautions taken post operatively would be worth considering. At the 14th day endhairpiece had no sequelea of note and his healing process had progressed on course as should be evident from the following photos.
In the instance of endhairpiece, face (overall) exhibited certain dermatologic features before the surgery that warranted the use of laser therapy for prophylactic and therapeutic purposes. Laser therapy in this instance should hasten the resolution of redness and minimize the chance of scarring in the future while sparing the remaining beard hair for future use. The beard area and other aspects of the face were treated
Beard area 14 days after 3700+ SFET extractions (Before shaving):[/b]
Beard area at 14 days post surgery (After shaving)
Close up (14 days after surgery)
Laser treatment in progress:
During his laser therapy Endhairpiece had commented in excitement that his beard area and face would probably end up looking better than before the surgery. Precisely our goal…
S. Umar, M.D., FAAD
Redondo Beach, California
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Single Follicule Extraction & Transfer (SFET)
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