My recipient area is still red one month after my hair transplant, why? (photo)

Assuming that you don’t have an infection because your doctor cleared this diagnosis, then your hair and skin color often produces sensitive skin. To find out if this is the cause, you can scratch your forehead with your fingernail by pressing it into your forehead and moving it about 2 inches. IF the scratch area stays red for more than a few minutes, you have Histamine positive response and may be able to treat your red recipient area with topical steroids. ?

redness in recipient area

Get a virtual consultation with Dr. William Rassman and Dr. Jae Pak for hair loss options. You can learn more by scheduling an appointment.

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