The ideal age for FUE in Miami

If you’re wondering whether you’re the ideal age for FUE in Miami, you’re right to understand that age makes a difference.

Progressive, androgenic alopecia affects plenty of men as early as their 20s. It may begin with the peaks at their temples receding, or thinning appearing on a patch at the crown. If you have male family members that went bald when they were young, you likely already know where your hair loss is headed.

Understanding the cause and progression of your hair loss is essential, but it doesn’t mean that you can rush off to get a hair transplant.

Age is a critical factor for FUE planning in Miami, but it’s not the only one. Your hair transplant surgeon will evaluate your case individually and advise a plan that ensures your long-term satisfaction. Here are a few factors they’ll consider.

Too young, or too old?

Technically, a person of any age could have a transplant. Here’s when being too young is an issue: if a young person in their 20s has a hair restoration procedure, the grafts will stay and grow where they’re placed, but the native hair which is sensitive to DHT and programmed to fall out, will continue to do so.

At the early stage of male pattern hair loss, it’s difficult to know at what rate the balding will progress and what pattern it will take. You could wind up with scalp space opening up behind your implanted hairline, asymmetrically, and unnaturally. The hairline could also be brought too far forward to maintain a natural appearance decades into the future.

We transfer DHT-resistant follicles from the back and sides of the head which means that they retain ‘donor dominance’ and resist shedding, even when placed at the top of the head. Meticulous strategy is required to blend these with the native hair and an eye toward the future is critical for young clients.

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What about older patients?

Most surgeons prefer a client to have an established pattern of hair loss and to have stabilized somewhat, before undergoing FUE. Miami hair restoration clients who are older also wonder about their suitability. If you’re 50, 60 or older, you could be a great candidate for surgery. At this stage in one’s life, the rate of hair loss is well-established, and as long as you have sufficient donor hair at the back and sides of the head, you could achieve a natural-looking restoration that shaves years off your appearance. Transplant patients should be in good general health, but there are few restrictions for older patients.

The best way to determine your suitability is to meet with a hair transplant specialist in person. An experienced and skilled surgeon will plan restorative interventions that take into account upcoming years of hair loss progression. Their technique will be designed to ensure your transplant ages well.

We welcome you to contact Nova Medical Hair Transplant Clinic for your consultation today.

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The FUE process is an advanced next-generation hair transplant micro-surgery. Click on the steps to get a simplified overview. For more details particular to your case, please consult with our doctor.

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Hair Transplant Process

The FUE process is an advanced next-generation hair transplant micro-surgery. Click on the steps to get a simplified overview. For more details particular to your case, please consult with our doctor.

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