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Can I Wear a Large Plaster over my Eyebrow the Day Following an Eyebrow Transplant?

Can I wear a large plaster over my eyebrow the day following an eyebrow transplant provided it does not rub on the eyebrow. If not is there any other way to disguise the redness?

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Touching Eyebrows After Eyebrow Transplant

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Nothing should touch the eyebrow the day following transplant. The grafts are not securely rooted until 7 days post-surgery, so you should avoid any unnecessary contact until then. As the other doctors suggested, try a large pair of sunglasses that rest away from your face.


Redondo Beach Dermatologic Surgeon
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Eyebrow Disguise after Transplant

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I do not put anything over the eyebrow after a hair transplant.  If you are concerned about disguising the redness or crusts, I would suggest wearing a large pair of sunglasses that do not touch the eyebrow area. 

Jack Fisher, MD
Nashville Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 3 reviews

Post eyebrow transplant disguise

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You should avoid anything touching the transplants for about 5 days. The best diguise would be some sunglasses that are large enough to hide the eyebrows. It will be about 2 weeks for all the crusts to have fallen off.

Sheldon S. Kabaker, MD
Oakland Facial Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 9 reviews

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