Why Did My Doctor Tell Me Not to Touch My Hair Grafts?

Your doctor is worried about the possibility of introducing an infection if you constantly touch your hair grafts.  Some people constantly touch their grafts, even when their hands are dirty. This brings bacteria to the recipient area. In the first week, the grafts are sensitive to being exposed to bacteria which can cause folliculitis.

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