The first few weeks after hair transplant surgery can be awkward. Though looking at all the new little hairs in the mirror can be exciting, you may look funny to others while you are in the healing stages, especially since hairs are initially surrounded by scabs for the first few days to a week. As you are reminded of the new head of hair you will have after your hair transplant matures, you are encouraged. But how do you conceal your awkward time of healing from the world? How long should you take off from work for healing? How can you keep you hair restoration surgery a secret?
Forum member “dakota3” shares your concern on our hair loss forum and receives veteran patient and physician input on the best ways to keep your hair replacement procedure hidden. Join in by offering your input and personal experience.