FUE Hair Transplantation; The primary concern of patients during surgical operations is the fear of feeling pain and soreness during the anesthesia.
Most of our patients who do research about FUE hair transplantation ask questions about feeling pain and how many injections will be given in total. Sapphire hair transplantation is performed with local anesthesia, which means that a certain area is numbed with medications given under the skin.
This method ensures that the patient does not feel any pain during the hair transplant operation. However, for patients who have needle phobia or who are worried about the pain they will feel at this stage, perhaps the most worrying part of the operation is local anesthesia.
In recent years, local anesthesia has been applied with various methods to reduce this fear and anxiety, and some of these methods are offered to patients with the promise of no pain.
Local anesthesia is applied to the patient twice in total for FUE hair transplantation. The first one is applied to the neck area before the intake phase and the second to the forehead before the canals are opened.
The needle-free anesthesia method, which has been used in many developed countries around the world, is one of the local anesthesia methods used to reduce the anxiety of the patients.
It minimizes the anxiety of the patients so that it facilitates the working process of the physicians during FUE hair transplantation.
Needle-free anesthesia in sapphire hair transplantation is performed with advanced technology devices. Anesthetic medications are injected into the tissue by spraying them onto the skin through the high air pressure applied by the device placed on the head area.
Later, the medication spreads to the tissue through the diffusion logic and the pain transmitted nerves are blocked. The most important point that patients who prefer needle-free anesthesia in FUE hair transplantation should know that after some numbness is given through the device, the needles will still be used for tumescent anesthesia.
Needle-free Anesthesia Is Not a Pain-free Anesthesia
It should not be forgotten that the reason for feeling pain in local anesthesia in FUE hair transplantation is the medicine itself rather than the technique applied. For this reason, even if needle-free anesthesia reduces pain, it is not completely painless.
In scientific studies, patients who underwent anesthesia with needles and non-needle anesthesia were examined, and no difference was detected between the two methods.
While conducting research, patients should keep in mind that needle-free anesthesia is definitely not painless. Needle-free anesthesia in FUE hair transplantation is beneficial for patients with needle phobia.
Smile Hair and Needle-free Anesthesia
Unfortunately, in FUE hair transplantation, it is a fact that some pain will be felt while applying local anesthesia. The important point is to make a special application not in a standard way, but by taking into account the reactions and needs of the individual while application is made on the patient.
At Smile Hair Clinic, we consider the psychological state of the patients in all the treatments we administer by using the latest technological devices, accompanied by our specialist physicians.
We carry out all operations in a safe way with the technological devices necessary for the patients to feel comfortable at the maximum level, and we follow the latest developments in this field in the world.
We aim to minimize the pain that patients will feel while achieving positive results in hair transplantation, and we make the process much faster and easier, with help of the needle-free anesthesia we apply during sapphire hair transplantation in our clinic.