Derma roller after hair transplant, 2 months post-op
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You trusted your doctor for surgery and paid your doctor money for your surgery. It is not acceptable that your
You trusted your doctor for surgery and paid your doctor money for your surgery. It is not acceptable that your doctor is not supportive. If your doctor said to use derma roller, and you want to follow your doctor's instructions, then use it. Derma roller or minoxidil is not typically used after surgery.
I would not use a dermaroller on the scalp as it may damage the existing follicles and cause shock loss. I have seen this occur and it has been significant. Using the 5% minoxidil daily is sufficient, make sure to get it throughout your scalp and be consistent with its use.
The derma rollers have no value. They will not increase the value of minoxidil but they are good for people who sell them
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