Newspapers are publishing the hype of beard surgery trend around the world on daily basis. The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery estimated that the number of facial hair transplants is increased by 9.5 per cent globally from 2010 to 2012. Dr. Shehab beg, a facial plastic surgeon from Karachi identified a parallel trend in Pakistan. According to Dr .Shehab Beg “It’s something that in our clinic we would see patients for maybe once or twice a year a few years ago, and now we’re doing it on a weekly basis,”
The average cost for beard transplant anywhere ranges between $5,000 and $15,000 for a major surgery. The cost depends on the number of transplanted hair .Each hair follicle is extracted individually from one part of the body and then skillfully transplanted onto the face. The number of “grafts” or follicles can range from 500 to 2,000 depending upon the individual’s requirements.
In a general beard surgery procedure, a few hours to almost a full daytime period is taken. The procedure is usually done under local anesthetic. Though the side effects are less but sometimes occur as Infection. Swelling Rejection of the follicle, and In-grown hairs. Generally beard transplant Patients are able to shave 10 to 14 days after the surgery.
If Hollywood is a reflection of the male standpoint then it is quite obvious that at this year Oscar award ceremony, Brad Pitt, Bradley Cooper, Leonardo Dicaprio, Jared Leto, all are dressed up in full beards at the Oscars.”
Another evidence of beard popularity is exhibited via eastern nations as In the Middle East, where beards are the symbol of masculinity, the International Society of Hair Restoration estimated through its most recent census that beard transplants rose to 263 per cent between 2010 and 2012. The census reveals the popularity of beard surgery in Asia with an estimated 1,904 surgeries and with the U.S.1, 315 beard transplant surgeries.
In a beard transplant procedure, single hair follicles are picked from the back of the scalp where hair growth is thickest and skillfully grafted in the beard area. According to a survey from the the Times, magazine the cost of beard surgery in Karachi.
The general method of hair transplant surgery is usually the same for your balding head, beard, or moustaches. In The procedure the hair follicles are extracted from the donor site via two scientific procedures that are: FUE (follicular hair extraction) and FUT (follicular unit transplant – strip extraction).
Talking about the beard surgery in karachi associated risks it is obvious like any cosmetic procedure, there are some risks involved with a beard hair transplant surgery procedure. This includes bruising, swelling, redness, pain, and scarring. These risks are rare while on the other hand the benefits are uncounted.