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FUE from the beard region while still a minority of our cases, can prove to be a meaningful donor resource, especially when the traditional scalp donor area has been exhausted. A common question asked about beard extraction is how will it heal - will it leave any markings?

 

The key to excellent FUE healing is by utilizing a very sharp punch. Dr. True typically uses a range of .95 to 1.1 for extraction depending on the size/nature of the beard follicles at hand. The photo series below demonstrates over 2000 beard extractions over a span of 4 years and how well the skin has healed. This is typical of the healing we are seeing with sharp punch beard FUE.

 

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Patient Services Director for True & Dorin Medical Group

 

Dr. True and Dr. Dorin are members of the Coalition of Independent Hair Restoration Physicians

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looks very nice , there isnt any signs of surgery in the beard area, i diddnt know you guys did beard fue, how does the reciepient area look like, how many beard grafts does the average patient have, i hate shaving every morning ,lol

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The post-op pictures look good. I wonder how much coverage 2224 hairs has with the beard being more thick than the average hair on the head?

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Great presentation! I wasn't aware Dr. True was still working with BHT. Nicely done!


"Doc" Blake Bloxham - formerly "Future_HT_Doc"

 

Forum Co-Moderator and Editorial Assistant for the Hair Transplant Network, the Hair Loss Learning Center, the Hair Loss Q&A Blog, and the Hair Restoration Forum

 

All opinions are my own and my advice does not constitute as medical advice. All medical questions and concerns should be addressed by a personal physician.

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