Beard transplant is a surgical procedure applied in areas where beards are missing or thinning. The healing process begins immediately after the beard transplant procedure. So, how does the beard transplant recovery day by day?
Beard Transplant Recovery Process
The first days of the healing process after beard transplant are very critical. Especially in the first days, you should follow your doctor’s recommendations and take the prescribed medications on time. Here, beard transplant recovery day by day:
Day 1: You should gently wash the beard transplant areas. Pain, itching, numbness and tightness can be seen in the donor area.
2-3. Days: Scabbing, swelling and mild redness may be seen in the transplanted area. The discomfort, other than the numbness in the donor area, begins to disappear.
4-6. Days: The swelling in the beard transplant area begins to decrease. In addition, recovery in this area is accelerated. Scabbing in the donor area continues, even if a little. You can clean these peels by gently massaging them with shampoo.
Day 7: The swelling in the transplanted area completely reduce and the redness disappears. The donor area continues to heal.
Day 10: Grafts in the transplanted area become permanent. The donor area will recover by about 70 percent.
15-30. Days: Most of the beard hair in the beard transplant area is shed.
90th Day: Your new beard hairs begin to grow.
4th Month: Your beard grows thicker.
9-10. Months: Beard transplant recovery day by day is completed in about 10 months.