Is touching the recipient area on 4th day after FUE a cause for concern?
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There should be no issue with touching your head or hair after the surgery just as long as you are careful
There should be no issue with touching your head or hair after the surgery just as long as you are careful. If you are concerned, follow up with your doctor.
Touching the recipient area of transplant
If the touch was a gentle touch and there wasn't any bleeding then I suspect everything is fine.
Touching the recipient area on 4th day
If there is no bleeding or no hair folucule is come out on the fourth day, there should be no worry regarding the root damage or hair growth of new hairs.
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touching the recipient area after a hair transplant is never a good idea as germs from your hand can possibly bring infection to your recipient area
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In my practice I advice my patient to not touch the recipient area for ten days because the grafts became secure within 7-10 days . In your case if there is no bleeding , nothing to worry . All the best
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you can start to touch the recipient Area the day after the procedure. You just need to be gentle with that area for the first ten days, once grafts are settled you can return to normal routine.
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