I had a beard transplant 20 days ago. Can I start smoking and drinking?

I had a beared transplant 20 dys ago. Can I start smoking and drinking

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It is best to ask your surgeon about post operative care as each doctor has their unique regimen.

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It is best to ask your surgeon about post operative care as each doctor has their unique regimen. Smoking is bad in general and it may impair healing.


Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Wants to start smoking and drinking

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I don't know if that is good or bad, but smoking and drinking may or many not impact the growth of the transplant. No body knows one way or the other on beards. 

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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