FUE Sapphire Tip


FUE Sapphire Tip


What Is Sapphire Hair Transplantation?


Sapphire hair transplantation refers to a specialized FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) hair transplantation technique that utilizes advanced sapphire blades for creating incisions (channels) where hair follicles are implanted.


What Is a Sapphire Blade?


Contrary to popular belief, sapphire blades are not crafted from natural blue sapphire stones. Instead, they are made from synthetic sapphire (aluminum oxide, Al₂O₃), which is significantly harder than steel. This ensures the blades maintain their sharpness over a longer period. The production of sapphire blades involves precise manufacturing processes to create exceptionally sharp and durable tools.


How Is Sapphire Hair Transplantation Applied?


In the age of social media, aesthetic concerns have driven the popularity of cosmetic procedures like Sapphire Hair Transplantation, particularly among men. This method, a refined version of FUE, begins with extracting hair from the donor area using micro FUE techniques involving micromotors and micro punches. This approach allows for a higher number of grafts to be harvested quickly and efficiently.

After extraction, sapphire blades are used to create incisions at specific angles, directions, and densities. This precision is crucial for achieving natural-looking results. Finally, the harvested hair follicles are implanted into these micro incisions. The use of sapphire blades minimizes tissue damage, resulting in a shorter healing period, reduced swelling, and less trauma.


Advantages of Sapphire Hair Transplantation


The benefits of using sapphire blades include:

- Precision: The hard, smooth surface of sapphire blades allows for almost perfect incisions, minimizing tissue damage.
- Density: V-shaped tips enable more frequent incisions, facilitating denser and more natural hair growth.
- Recovery: Faster healing times and less edema (swelling) compared to other methods.
- Infection Risk: The smooth surface reduces the likelihood of germ attachment and infection.
- Metal Allergy: Suitable for individuals with metal allergies, enhancing transplantation success rates.


Features of the Sapphire Hair Transplantation Method


Introduced in 2016, sapphire blades are also used for mustache, beard, and eyebrow transplants due to their ability to create dense, precise incisions. This method offers faster recovery and effective results, making it a preferred choice for many.


Importance of Sapphire Hair Transplantation


The advanced technology of sapphire blades ensures stable and frequent incisions, leading to optimal results. Patients experience a rapid healing process, minimal pain, and reduced infection risk, making Sapphire Hair Transplantation a superior choice.


Pre-Procedure Recommendations


Prior to undergoing Sapphire Hair Transplantation, patients should:

- Consultation: Have a thorough examination by the doctor performing the procedure.
- Health Disclosure: Inform the physician about any medications, health issues, or allergies.
- Lifestyle Adjustments: Cease smoking and alcohol consumption 3-7 days before the procedure, and stop using anticoagulants and Minoxidil if advised by the doctor.


Post-Procedure Care


To ensure a smooth recovery, patients should:

- Head Protection: Avoid head trauma or rubbing for ten days.
- Clothing: Wear buttoned or zippered clothes initially to prevent touching the treated area.
- Medication: Follow prescribed medication regimes.
- Activity Restrictions: Limit heavy exercise, sauna, and swimming for one month.


Hair Growth Timeline


Post-procedure, hair growth begins immediately, with initial shedding (shock loss) occurring within the first few weeks. Significant growth is typically observed after six months, with full results appearing within two years.


Cost of Sapphire Hair Transplantation


While some clinics may charge extra for the Sapphire FUE method, Este Istanbul Hair provides this advanced technique as a standard service, ensuring all patients receive the highest quality care with no additional fees.

By prioritizing patient satisfaction and utilizing cutting-edge technology, Este Istanbul Hair ensures exceptional outcomes with Sapphire Hair Transplantation.