What are the features that allowed Biofibre Biocompatible Artificial Hair to be suitable for implant? Biofibre meets all the biocompatibility and safety requirements established by the International Standards on Medical Devices.
How is performed Biofibre Hair Implant? The implant is a simple light surgery Procedure. It consists of introducing one Biofibre hair at a time until the desired density is obtained.
Who can perform Biofibre Hair Implant? The implant is a medical practice that can be performed only by a Qualified and specifically trained Physician, by using Medical Device Approved Artificial Hair on Selected Patients.
What does implanted hair look like and how is such hair treated? Biofibre are aesthetically identical to natural hair. They should be maintained with hair quality products, just like natural hair. They do not lose their colour and should not be died with aggressive products. They are very resistant and do not break.
How long do I have to wait until a Biofibre implant is stabilized? The final fixing of implanted Biofibre is completed 20-30 days after the implant and will remain unchanged for a long period of time.
How many Biofibre hairs are implanted during each implant session? Usually, 800-1,500 hairs are implanted per session. If the patient desires a greater density, Medicap High Density hair (MHD) can be implanted to provide a triple volume of hair outside the scalp compared to implanted hair (e.g. 3,000 hairs are obtained by implanting 1,000 fibres).
How frequently can Biofibre Hair Implant sessions be held? Normally, a Biofibre hair implant performed with an automatic implanter can be repeated every 8-15 days. Manual implanter sessions can be repeated every 15-28 days. The rule is that every implant can be performed only on healthy scalp.
Can I have a Biofibre Hair Implant after an autologous hair transplantation? Yes, it has become a regular practice today for hair Transplant physicians to use the implant of Biofibre hair when required to increase the density of hair implanted with an autologous hair transplant.
Can I have a Biofibre Hair Implant during therapy with Minoxidil and Finasteride? Yes, many dermatologists today implant artificial hair Biofibre simultaneously with the dermo-trichological therapy.
I wear a wig: can I have a Biofibre Hair Implant? Yes, an implantation with Biofibre hair starts from the nape, then the portion of wig corresponding to the implanted area is eliminated from time to time, as the newly implanted area must always remain free to be rapidly healed.
How long will the aesthetic result of a Biofibre Hair Implant last? The duration of the aesthetic result obtained with a Biofibre hair implant varies depending on the correct management of the post-implant period. The literature on the subject reports an annual loss of approximately 10% of the implanted fibers.
How many Biofibre hair are necessary for a generalized hair loss? Approximately 2,500 Biofibre hairs are sufficient to obtain a good aesthetic result. For a greater density, Medicap High Density hair (MHD) should be preferred.
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