Question #2 – How soon can I go back to work?

This question is one we get often and, fortunately, the answer is sooner than you may think. Some variable factors do need to be taken into account. Your profession is one such variable, but the typical amount of time needed away from work after a hair-transplant procedure is one to three days. Some really common hair-styling techniques can help to significantly conceal any obvious signs of having had the procedure performed. This will be reviewed thoroughly at your consultation.

It should be noted that more time away from work may be required if your work requires strenuous activity. Working out—and anything that is comparably strenuous—should be avoided for at least the first couple of weeks to ensure that your transplanted hairs take a firm hold in your scalp. If you would like more information on this subject, please contact us at 317.522.2995.

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  1. Randy P. says:

    I had my procedure on a Friday and went back to work on the following Monday. For some the amount of time may be dependent on the type of job they have.

  2. Ryan Hussy says:

    For me i took a week off after my 2nd procedure. i had the time to take and i wanted to make sure i did all i could to protect my investment.

  3. Anand says:

    It depends on people’s health and hair transplant conditions. Typically you should be fine to go out within couple of days.

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