- Most patients can return to work 24 to 48 hours after their hair restoration.
- Hair is washed the morning after each procedure.
- Vigorous physical activity should be limited for five to seven days.
Medication is utilized to minimize swelling which can occur. Some crusting or small scabs may be present for seven to ten days, along with some itching at the treatment sites. Any numbness at the donor or recipient sites usually disappears within several weeks to a few months.