Dr. Sean Paul, founder of Hair of Austin at Austin Face & Body, is a widely published surgeon who is renowned and highly regarded in his industry. Dr. Paul specializes in cosmetic and reconstructive facial plastic surgery in Austin and is board-certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.
What can I expect after FUT?
Because the hair grows in cycles, patients may have to wait several months to begin seeing new growth patterns emerge. The hairs will continue to get thicker over 10 months’ time. The final outcome can be seen after one year. After 10 days, all scabbing should be complete. Sutures are removed within 10-14 days. There may be some minor discomfort in the donor areas at first, but this is well-managed with over-the-counter pain medications. Most patients can resume work and other normal activities within a few days.