What should I eat after hair transplant?
On the evening after surgery: Have light food, your usual food, Rice, Dal, Chapatti, Rasam any non-spicy food. Don’t smoke and don’t drink alcohol. Take medicines as per the prescription: All capsules to be taken after food or with a glass of milk, but not on empty stomach.
Can you eat spicy food after hair transplant?
Spicy food should also be avoided before and around the procedure as the body’s response to spices (however accustomed you may be to spices) interferes with the stable conditions ideal for the procedure. Ultimately, it is up to you to make the procedure a success.
Can I drink coffee after hair transplant?
If you drink tea or ice tea, usually with less caffeine, it still is prudent to avoid them if possible on the day of surgery. Coffee and caffeine-containing products may be resumed the very next day after surgery.
When can I touch my hair transplant?
You need to be very careful with your transplanted hair for the first 2 weeks after your operation. The grafts will not be secure. You may be told to cut down on exercise in the first month to reduce scarring. After 2 to 5 days: any bandages can usually be removed, but you should not touch the grafts.
How can I hide my head after hair transplant?
Are there other ways to conceal the scalp after a hair transplant? Your surgeon will suggest you wait at least 10 days before you start wearing hats or other head accessories. However, if you still wish to cover your scalp, your surgeon would recommend wearing a loose, easily adjustable hood or a hat.
How can I speed up healing after hair transplant?
Sleep at a 45-degree angle, slightly propped up for the first three nights post-procedure to help speed healing. Taking an anti-inflammatory or other pain medication prescribed by Dr. Niedbalski will help minimize swelling and irritation. A bag of frozen peas or cold pack can also help soothe the area.
Can I touch hair grafts?
This is because grafts are not fixated immediately after transplantation. After 2 to 5 days, if any bandages are placed, they can be removed, but don’t touch the grafts. Daily you can wash your hair gently without touching with hands using clean water.
How many days after hair transplant can I sleep normally?
It takes approximately 7 to 10 days post-surgery for the hair grafts and the incisions on the scalp to heal. After that, you can sleep normally and resume your daily activities.