Micropigmentation is a camouflaging procedure . Small microscopic dots of a special bio ink are placed on base of hair roots. Size of dots and color of dots are precisely matched with existing hair density and hair color.
Indications for micropigmetation are ,insufficient donor area , weak donor area, unwilling for surgical procedure, female clients where female pattern baldness has led to decreased hair density.
Generally male clients who have weak donor area and who prefer to keep a shaved head look are ideal candidates for scalp micropigmentation.
Some special situations like ,sometimes in clients even after hair transplant we are. Ot able tongibe desired density. In such cases we do hair transplant first and then add scalp micropigmentation to give filling effect.
Procedure : scalp micropigmentation is done under local anesthesia , in most cases numbing cream applied over the skin is sufficient. Rarely we may need to give frontal blocks. Special tattoo instruments are used to do the procedure precisely under magnification.
There is no pain after procedure but in some clients with low pain threshold we may need anti inflammatory medications for a day or two.
Normally micropigmentation is done in 2 to 3 sessions . Once optimum density is achieved micropigmentation results last for almost 3 to 4 years. After that refilling procedure may be required.
All in all micropigmentation is a wonderful procedure in above stated conditions. There is hundred percent satisfaction at client end and above all there is no down time. Work can be resumed almost immediately.
Compared to hair transplant in this procedure there is no risk of swelling downtime or other complications ,clients whonhave low density in particular and especially fale hair loss pattern is something where micropigmentation can give wonderful results.