The cost of hair transplant surgery depends upon number of grafts or follicles,area of baldness or hair loss, disposable instruments cost, theater charges, laboratory charges, hair transplant technicians, nurses and doctor (hair transplant Surgeon) fee. However average cost of the hair transplant procedure in Pakistan is between 1000-2000$. This cost of hair transplantation procedure is with good quality hair transplantation.There are certain hair transplant clinics in Lahore, Islamabad,Peshawar,Karachi which offer cheap hair transplantation in Pakistan but there results are not up to mark and such sort of hair transplantations are called bad hair transplants surgeries. What is follicle or graft in hair transplant surgery? Follicle or graft is a basic unit of hair transplantation which contains hair, sebaceous gland, muscles and collagen bundles. Just to understand it is called “root”.
It is not recommended to have hair transplant surgery when hairs are shedding. Hair will continue to fall even after hair transplant surgery; you will need another hair transplant in near future. It is better to have hair loss treatments instead of choosing hair transplant surgery.
Hair transplant surgery should have when hair fall is over and mature baldness would be visible. If you are 22 years old and baldness is mature, we can proceed for hair transplant surgery.
It means when there is no more hair fall and hair loss is completed. Male pattern baldness is established.
Hair fall is continuous process through out your life. However if hair fall is more than 100 hairs and these falling hair are not replaced by new growing hairs, bald patches become more visible. When hair fall is more than usual, one should think about hair loss treatments and solution. This is proper time to consult your hair transplant specialist or hair doctor
There are hundreds of hair care products in the market but FDA has approved only Minoxidil and Finestride (Genesis, Propecia, Hairfin).