Hair & Scalp Analysis
Hair follicles are typically transplanted using one of these two techniques:
Since each man's hair loss is different, a single surgical treatment method may not be right for each transplant patient. The two gold standard methods practiced at Hair Club are detailed here, along with general guidelines for determining which one may be right for you.
The Microscopic Follicular Unit hair transplant method is the industry gold standard, widely considered to be the most effective method of hair transplantation. Other hair transplant procedures are often prepared using the naked eye or low-level magnification loupes, which may increase the likelihood of damage to hair follicles. Instead, this process uses the most up-to-date technology, including high-resolution stereo microscopes. The result is a more natural look that simply isn't possible with older methods.
Most men choose the Microscopic Follicular Unit Transplant procedure because it offers:
Follicular Unit Extraction is a newer hair transplant method in which individual hair follicles are transplanted to a thinning or balding area from a donor site, an area of denser hair growth typically located on the back or side of the head using micro punches to remove individual follicles. While FUE hair restoration gives some patients permanent, natural-looking results that are not available with many other methods, the procedure has some limitations compared to FUT.
FUE hair transplants typically offer the best results if you:
A physician can help you determine which method is best for you, or if a combination of both will give you the results you desire.