Eyebrows define our look as they frame our eyes. Eyebrow transplantation and restoration can help re grow the eyebrows that are lost due to various reasons such as systemic diseases, alopecia areata, infections, repeated plucking or genetic tendency for thin eyebrows that disappear over time.
Eyebrow transplantation is similar to hair transplantation where hair from a donor site is harvested and transplanted to the recipient site. However eyebrow transplantation is different from other hair transplantations due to the eyebrows unique pattern of hair growth.
Eyebrow transplantation is performed under local anesthesia. In this procedure, hair harvested from a donor site is divided into single hair grafts and transplanted to the recipient site at a very acute angle ensuring that it follows the natural curve of the eyebrow.
You are a suitable candidate for eyebrow transplantation if
Eye brow transplantation is a surgical process where single hair follicles from a donor site are transplanted into the eyebrow which has lost hair due to illness or injury.
You may experience swelling and discomfort.
Results are permanent.
Risks include eyebrow hair that is coarser and more elevated than the natural eyebrow hair. Donor hair growth may never match the existing hair’s pattern.
This procedure is performed under local anesthesia.
Most people are able to return to work after 2 days.
No, you will not have a scar as single hair follicular extraction is done.