FUT & FUE- Know The Difference

Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT)/strip and Follicular Unit Excision (FUE) – also known as Follicular Unit Extraction – are the two most common hair transplant methods. Both of these hair restoration methods are highly successful and have a high success rate. So, what’s the distinction between the two? In this article, Dr. Shankar Sawant who is one of the best Mumbai based hair transplant surgeon will explain both the process in detail for better understanding so that you can make the right decision.  

What is the difference between FUT and FUE?   

The key distinction between FUT and FUE hair transplants is that in FUT, a strip of donor skin is removed from which individual follicular units are extracted and transplanted to areas of hair loss, while in FUE, individual follicular units are excised directly from the scalp.   

Healthy hair grafts are inserted through tiny incisions in the areas of the …