Direct Hair Implantation (DHI)
More than 85 percent of men have thinning hair by age 50. More than 50 percent of women will also experience a noticeable amount of hair loss in their lifetime.
Direct hair implantation (DHI) is a modification of the FUE technique created by the company DHI Global Medical Group.
In FUE, a surgeon manually cuts channels in your scalp before implanting hair follicles. During DHI, they use a specialized pen-shaped tool that can do both at the same time. DHI is a modified version of FUE hair implantation and follows a similar procedure. Your surgeon will remove hair follicles from a part of your scalp, usually the back of your head, and implant them into balding areas. These hair follicles will eventually grow new hairs.During the procedure:
Who Needs a DHI Procedure?
People with androgenic alopecia, which is the most common type of hair loss, make the best candidates for hair implantations. This condition is commonly referred to as male or female pattern hair loss.The following characteristics also make you a good candidate for hair transplantation:
Hair loss can result from many factors. Hair loss can be seen both in women and men. Atrichia or hair loss is a physical and spiritual problem that is seen in every man out of 9 by 18 age whose hairs completely loss or partially affects all men at least as hair shrinkage. It affects %25 of men until 25 years old, it affects %40 of men until 40 years of and affects %50 of men until 50 years old. Man type hair loss can be seen at two sides of frontal bone as well as it may cover whole head. Hair loss shows itself like shrinkage in women. Before starting a treatment the type of hair loss must be examined by a specialist physician. Various diseases, hormonal and metabolic disorders and nutritional effects can trigger hair loss. Baldness is a genetic reason and loses hairs as not extracting again. FUE /Follicular Unit Extraction) is the last hair implantation technique that is applied in the world and Turkey is a hair implantation operation that produces natural results while taking and implanting the hair. Like other hair implantation methods, FUE is an operation in which live hair roots are taken and transferred one by one to hairless area of head.
As being different from FUT method that is another applied technique in hair implantation, in this method follicular units (grafts) are extracted directly from root level of skin. In FUE method, lancet is not use in vendor with other words in donor area, no suture and no sequela at the area where roots are taken. It meets persons with new hairs who previously have hairless problems without any complication and obstacle to daily life of patient. While extraction methods are different in FUE and FUT, their implantation methods for achieved roots are completely.
You can wash your hair for the first time after operation. You must wash your hair 2 or 3 times in a day for 15 days with bephantol lotion and special shampoo and pay attention not to making normal massage to implantation area. Bephantol lotion will be applied to implantation area and will stay there for 1 hour. Bephantol lotion is absorbed by skin in 1 hour and skin softens. Nape region is washed consisting of suture area with normal washing movements with the advices shampoo. Implantation area is shampooed with soft movements. It is rinsed for long time after all these washing movements. You can wash your hairs with your own shampoo and your rhythm after 10 days when crusting removes. Comb your hairs carefully after drying your hairs naturally. If you need to use hair dryer, you can use it with cool air blowing after 5 days. If you have to work in a dirty environment for the first3 days, do not ignore placing a hat. Do not use hair spray or gel for the first 15 days. The hairs in implantation area can be loss after 2-3 weeks. Hairs will growth again in 2-6 months again and will be permanent.
Mesotherapy technique was developed by Dr. Michel Pistor on 1952. This technique was approved as a treatment method by France Medical Academy on 1987 for being in the scope of traditional medicine. Mestoherapy is a treatment technique with medicine. This treatment must be applied by mestoherapy doctors. This technique based on injection of materials that stimulates mesoderm for certain biological purposes. As it is a problem based on cellulite fatty tissue and lymph circulation, a medicine mixture with stimulator and lipolytic that has an effect of vein dilator and lymph and drainage supportive is used. Another example where various medicine mixtures are used is hair loss problem. Hair loss depends of various factors in women and men. Application type of mesotherapy in such a situation consists of chemical combinations that consist of materials that has vein dilator effect and regulates androgen hormone secretion.
Most of mesotherapist conducts their works especially in aesthetic field due to proof of the effect of this therapy for making the skin beautiful. Skin can be successfully treated with skin mesotherapy. Wrinkles, renewal of skin, lipolysis and cellulite problems respond positively to mesotherapy.
We can list indications of mesotherapy in medicine as the following way:
• Cellulite & Regional Slimming (Lypolysis Mesotherapy)
• Skin Wrinkles
• Hair Loss (Hair Mesotherapy)
• Stria (Early Stage)
• Surgery Scars (Early Stage)