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Hair Transplant Surgeon:
Dr. Jean Devroye
Female trichotillomania hair transplant before and after
Hair Transplant Sessions: 1
Female Hair Restoration
Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT/Strip)
This 36 years old patient has been suffering from
trichotillomania for many years.
Trichotillomania is a disease that
consists in an irrepressible need to pull out your hair, one by one, patiently.
This illness often begins during the childhood or the adolescence. According to
the studies, it affects from 0.5% to 2% of the population at different degrees
When the disorder is important and the snatching is
repeated, hair will permanently disappear. At this time, an intervention can
only replace lost hair.
Of course, we have to be sure that the mania is
cured. Because if it is not, the risk of failure of the transplant is extremely
Previous pictures do not fully show the severity of the
This last year, she has strongly reduced pulling out hair and
requested a surgery.
I performed the surgery 8 months ago.
transplant was extremely dense in order to reach a sufficient density in a
single time. The relative small size of the recipient area allowed
The work was of course performed without shaving existing
The result is perfect. There is no trace of her trichotillomania.
She does not pull out her hair anymore.
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Hair transplant surgery correcting trichotillomania damage viewed from the top, displaying before and after photos.
Female hair restoration procedure correcting trichotillomania damage viewed from the top / crown, displaying before and postoperative photographs.
Female hair restoration surgery correcting trichotillomania damage viewed from the top / crown, displaying before and immediate postoperative photos.