Just like the hair transplant, even eyebrows can be restored through surgery! Yes, that’s completely a factual information which you should know if your brows don’t have normal growth! Let’s start with the basic information before proceeding to understand the eyebrow transplant treatment. To start with, when it comes to improving facial look by working over the texture of eyebrow, then, this treatment is carried out which may sound similar to hair transplant due to its mechanism. In this surgery, donor hair are extracted from scalp to be grafted into eyebrows to give them a fuller and natural look.

In addition, as a part of FUE eyebrow transplant, manual punching or robotic techniques are used to transplant hair from donor site. On the other hand, in the FUT eyebrow transplant treatment, hair follicle which is cut from the back of the head is transplanted in order to lend new shape to the brow. As a part of this treatment, longer hair is collected which enable you to see the curls when they are transplanted in the eyebrow. Recovery from both the eyebrow transplant method is variable and depends on the severity of the condition of patients.

Following are some of the reasons to opt for eyebrow transplant treatment when you want to enhance your looks:

  1. Genetically thin or little eyebrows can get fuller look
  2. Overcome thyroid related hair loss of eyebrows
  3. Over-plucking of eyebrows get a definite solution
  4. Need to get proper shape and texture of eyebrows
  5. Improving facial features is now possible with eyebrow transplant

Stages of eyebrow transplant treatment

Generally, there are four steps involved in the treatment of eyebrow transplant starting from consultation, extraction of grafts and transplanting the grafts to follow-up and recovery.

In the first stage, physical examination of eyebrows is carried out, wherein, the surgeon prepares the operation plan. To be precise, facial features and individual needs of the patient are evaluated in this stage. He also focused on the recipient area and donor area to complete the assessment.

As a part of the next stage, the first phase of the eyebrow transplant treatment begins, wherein, grafts from scalp are taken. This graft harvesting process is performed in order to offer the proper fuller hair look to brows after the transplant. The graft extraction procedure is carried out under local anaesthesia.

In the third stage, the implant pen is used to begin the eyebrow transplant procedure where the patient is under local anaesthesia. Proper angle and direction of hair growth are two prime factors which are focused on while executing the eyebrow transplant treatment. With the help of this process, the aesthetic appearance can also be worked over.

Finally, the fourth stage is that of recovery and follow-up care. The application of bandage is focused on in order to assure that hair follicles get attached to skin tissues properly. Apart from this, the complications arising due to eyebrow transplant treatment are also avoided by the bandage. In terms of after-care, a proper schedule is prepared for the patients so that, they can heal from the discomfort and develop habits and behaviour to safeguard newly transplanted brows. One of the significant safety measures to be followed is to avoid direct sunlight, rubbing eyebrows excessively for at least one month after the treatment.

Now that, you are familiar with the importance and process of eyebrow transplant, your prime goal should be to find the best clinic with state-of-art facilities. Lastly, if you are not sure about the history of the proven track record of the doctor who has performed eyebrow transplant treatment, then, you should certainly schedule an appointment with him to uncover his expertise before availing his services.

Author's Bio: 

Naval Sharma Assistant General Manager Marketing at DHI India.