Eyebrow Transplantation in East and Southeast Asians

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Abstract

Eyebrow contour provides facial expression and is significantly important to a person’s appearance, contributing to the femininity or masculinity of the face. Without them, a person feels incomplete, self-conscious, and unnatural, and this can cause great distress and anxiety for the individual. Eyebrow transplantation is an advanced and very difficult procedure; however, it is highly effective and successful when restoring or augmenting the eyebrows. The procedure is performed by strip follicular unit transplantation (FUT) or by follicular unit extraction (FUE). The goal is to create a satisfactory and natural-looking transplanted eyebrow shape according to the patients’ desire. The procedure is even more challenging and difficult in patients who prefer the FUE technique.

Keywords

Eyebrow hair transplant restoration or augmentation 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.American Board of Hair Restoration SurgeryMunsterUSA
  2. 2.Philippine Board of DermatologyQuezon CityPhilippines
  3. 3.International Society of Hair Restoration SurgeryGenevaUSA
  4. 4.Asian Association of Hair Restoration SurgeryBangkokThailand
  5. 5.Asian Hair Restoration CenterPasigPhilippines
  6. 6.The Medical CityPasigPhilippines

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