Eyebrow Transplantation

Although the loss of eyebrows is usually a minor problem, complete loss of the eyebrows does sometimes occurs. The biggest cause of eyebrow loss, which is a problem encountered by many females, is the result of the permanent makeup, which has become quite popular recently. In addition to permanent make-up, contouring also causes the loss of eyebrows.

Additional to external factors, eyebrow loss is also affected by the internal factors. The most important of these is stress. Genetic factors, injuries leaving scars, permanent make-up, diseases weakening the immune system such as alopecia areata can all contribute to hair loss.

Since eyebrows dramatically affects the  appearance of men and women, many wonder how the condition can be treated.


Let us briefly describe the procedure commonly performed by specialist surgeons in our country and in the world;

Local anesthetic are applied to then apearea using the FUE technique. The existing hair is liftedup and trimmed with a horizontal line in the length of 1 cm width 5-10 cm according to the number of folliclesto be transplanted.With the help of micromotors, hair follicles are removed using very thin punches. 100-150 to 500-600 grafts can be taken depending on the follicles required for the eyebrow area. The transplanting process is different in the eyebrow area. This is because the growing direction of the eyebrows is very different in each person.

It is very important for the patient to decide what kind of eyebrows he/she wants. For this reason, he/she should decide on the eyebrow line and thickness with his/her doctor. Anesthetic drugs are applied to the eyebrow area where the hair follicles will be placed. The micro-channels are opened with the lateral slit in the area where the eyebrows are to be planted.

Within 5-7 days, the follicles, nourished by blood vessels, start to grow. In this way, natural, permanent, easy-to-shape eyebrows area chieved. Eyebrow transplantation is performed with local anesthesia and the process takes around 2-2.5hours. The results of the operation are very satisfactory. It takes about 1 year for the eyebrows to fully grow and develop their desiredshap