FAQ

FAQ

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.

Who can perform Biofibre Hair Implant ? The hair implant is a soft medical practice for male and female baldness solution or as hair thinning remedy that can be performed only by a Qualified trained Physician, by using Automatic Hair Implant device or manual instruments and Biocompatible Approved Artificial Hair on Selected Patients.

How is performed Biofibre Hair Implant ? The implant is a simple light surgery Procedure performed by Automatic Hair Implant device or manual instruments. It consists of introducing Biofibre hair one by one to ensure a more natural result until the desired hair density is obtained.

How many Biofibre hair are necessary to correct 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) could be preferred.

I am female patient, can I have long fibers implant ? Yes, Biofibre hair is available in different length as 15 cm, 30 cm, 45 cm and in various shapes as straight, wave, curly, afro to satisfy all the patients expectations. 

I have blond hair, is Biofibre hair available on that color ? Yes, Biofibre hair is available in 13 color + white to cover all patients requests for alopecia solution or as hair thinning remedy. Special colors on demands.

What does implanted hair look like and how is such hair treated ? Biofibre are aesthetically identical to natural hair. They should be maintained with Biofibre hair care set products, just like natural hair. They do not lose their own color and shouldn’t 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 performed to cover male or female baldness area or increase hair thickenning 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 in shorter time , Medicap High Density MHD hair can be implanted to provide a triple volume of hair outside the scalp (e.g. 3,000 hairs are obtained by implanting 1,000 fibres).

How frequently can Biofibre Hair Implant sessions be held ? Biofibre hair implant performed with the Automatic Hair Implant device can be repeated every 15 days in different area. Manual  implanter sessions can be repeated every 4 weeks in different area. The rule is that every implant can be performed only on healthy scalp.

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 from patients and for the correct management of the post-implant period. Literature reports that the aesthetic results last for 7-8 years in average with progressive fiber loss of approximately 10 % per year.

After fibers natural loss a new Biofibre implant can be performed to regain same aesthetic result? Yes, yearly implant re-touch to compensate the fibers yearly loss is performed as standard.

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. Biofibre hair implant can be performed after the cicatrization of hair transplant is achieved.

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. To stop the local therapy for several days after implant until cicatrization is achieved is suggested to don’t sensibilize the implanted area.

Is Biofibre Hair Implant suitable for eyebrows ? Trials of that special practice is currently running. Difficulties on that kind of implant comes for more sensitive area. Spaced hair implant and very small quantity of hair is suggested but more data have to be collected before to move on that practice.  

Is Biofibre Hair Implant suggested for total alopecia ? This is not the main indication cause the very large number of implant required for total alopecia but thanks to new generation of Biocompatible hair ( Biofibre) and new triple hair (MHD hair)  several male and female cases was treated and documented with very encouraging results.

I wear a wig, can I have a Biofibre Hair Implant ? Yes, but Biofibre can’t replicate the same number of hairs in the wig and final result will be different. To perform that alopecia case the 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.