Subscribe & Support This Site!
consumer hair removal forum
Topic Options
Rate This Topic
Hop To:
#125756 - 02/07/18 11:21 AM Does all epilated hair grow back?
HoustonTexas71 Offline
Member

Registered: 02/03/18
Posts: 1
I had a hair transplant back in 2006; one day I decided to use an epilator to remove the transplanted hair because I wasn't happy with it. I regretted doing it the next day and hope the hair grows back. This was about 5 weeks ago and only about half of it grew back.( I counted the hairs before and after) Hair transplant doctor told me the other half might take 4 to 6 months to grow back? Why would that be? Wouldn't it all grow back at the same time? They said sometimes some of the hair follicles have to repair themselves before the hair grows back. Why wouldn't all of the follicles react the same way? Thanks.

Top
Sponsored Links
#125758 - 02/07/18 08:24 PM Re: Does all epilated hair grow back? [Re: HoustonTexas71]
fenix Offline
Top 10 Contributor

Registered: 03/17/12
Posts: 495
You need to read about hair-cycles. Not all hairs undergo the same phase of cycles at the same time. Different stages take weeks and months to complete at random. What you counted was not the total hair present. You could have missed the follicles that were already in resting phase or exogen phase. What kind of an epilator was used? Hopefully you did not damage transplanted follicles.

Top

Moderator:  Andrea 
Sponsored Links
Recent Posts
Electrolysis Help
by Iluv2zap
Today at 11:23 AM
Japanese IME HR-5000
by Laurier
Today at 08:59 AM
Skin issues
by zapmyface
Yesterday at 08:50 PM
Newbie journey
by MrsV
Yesterday at 02:19 PM
Does this look right? Clean N Easy Deluxe aftermat
by 1876Eeyore
Yesterday at 01:47 PM
Top Posters
LAgirl 9994
dfahey 9664
James W. Walker VII 8055
Andrea 4149
Michael Bono 3299
Who's Online
2 registered (atticusfata, 1 invisible), 128 Guests and 2 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod