Will smoking 2 cig/day will impact hair growth????? (photos)

I have undergone hair restoration 2.5 months back it was an FUE and 5000 grafts was implanted ...will smoking still effect growth after 2 months and how much time i should wait for full growth ???

Doctor Answers 2

Smoking 2 packs of cigarettes per day

It is believed that smoking 2 packs of cigarettes per day will cause a reduced blood flow to the grafts. Better cut back


Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Smoking is not generally good for your health. It probably would not be a significant factor with your surgery.

Smoking is not generally good for your health.  It probably would not be a significant factor with your surgery.  If you are concerned, contact your doctor or stop smoking.

Jae Pak, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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