The procedure of hair transplant is a shifting of hair roots from the donor portion to the recipient one in order to cover the particular grade of baldness. This particular grade of baldness can come in any Norwood class of baldness that are segmented into class I to class VII. The famous scientist/dermatologist Dr O’Tar Norwood defined the category baldness by identifying the segments of baldness in terms of different grade to describe the degree of baldness. Norwood classification is a system which is used by most of the surgeons to identify the particular state of baldness in order to place the particular number of grafts in the recipient zone to achieve the aesthetic goal of the hair transplantation.
The Norwood system for the classification of baldness grade was introduced in the year 1975 by Dr O’Tar Norwood and become the most acceptable parameter for defining the grade of baldness by the hair transplant Surgeons. Many expert Doctors/Surgeons use this NW classification to know about the state of baldness and according to that, they define the needed number of follicular units/grafts to cover the baldness. The hair transplant in India has a great deal with the budget cost and the cost of hair transplant in Jaipur a budget concerned decision along with the combination technique of Mega/Giga session as there are many expert surgeons, who are performing the hair restoration procedure with utmost satisfactory outcomes by the application of the modern and advanced method of the hair restoration procedure.
When the needed number of grafts ranges between the 2500-3500, it comes under the Mega session hair transplant and in the case of the highest degree of baldness, the needed number of grafts automatically increased and ask for more than the 3500 hair grafts it falls under the category of the Giga hair transplant session.
What is a Mega & Giga Session of Hair Transplant
The mega session of hair transplant establishes the hair transplant session to harvest the 2500-3500 grafts in such a manner that there will be a very less damage rate and if necessary, then opt a combination technique (FUT+FUE) of hair transplant to meet the goal of the aesthetic hair transplant and the procedure are all same of adopting the combination technique of the hair transplant with the Giga session as well. The needed number of grafts that ask for a Giga session is more than 3500 grafts and the applied method of the restoration procedure explains the nature of the technique in terms of getting a number of grafts.
The Combination Method (FUT+FUE) of Hair Transplant
It is an important and relevant to understand the combination method of the hair transplant before going into a deep discussion for the Mega and Giga session. The FUT (Follicular unit transplant) is a method of harvesting the hair roots from the safe donor area which is destined to remain permanent in nature that offers the lifelong hair roots and the outcomes of the FUT technique is always permanent in nature, whereas the FUE (Follicular unit transplant) technique is referred to as the extraction of hair roots from all over the scalp whether it is safe or unsafe and that is why the outcomes of the FUE procedure is temporary and there will be the chances of getting a second session of hair transplant as well as the scar possibility, if the hair falls out and extracted zone shown the multiple spots on the scalp.
There are pros and cons to each the technique and after the adding the pros points of the techniques, there is an occurrence and the need for the combination method of the hair transplant procedure.
Advantages of the Combination Method (Mega/Giga) of the Hair Transplant
Applied to the Highest grade of Baldness
The Mega or a Giga session of hair transplant is applied to cover the highest grade of baldness with achieving the greatest number of grafts/follicular unit by opting both the techniques of the FUT & the FUE hair transplant procedure. If the grade of baldness is between the NW class of V, VI or VII, a number of grafts are needed to cover this particular degree and that is why the Giga or Mega session is opted to meet the goal of the natural hair transplant.
High-density Hair Transplant
In order to cover the highest grade of baldness with a full density and natural look, it is important to harvest the greatest number of hair grafts to fulfil the criteria of a high-density hair transplant and this particular state the Mega/Giga session of hair transplant is applied. Mega or Giga session procedure of hair restoration allows a surgeon to use both the technique of FUT & FUE to cover the recipient zone in terms of getting the result of a head full of hair.
A Cost-Effective Technique
A mega and Giga session is considered to be a cost-effective as it is all possible to cover the highest grade of baldness with a high-density hair transplant and that is why there is no need to take an another session for the procedure. The hair grafts are also remained of permanent due to the opting of the FUT hair transplant. However, it is a cost-effective technique of the hair transplant procedure.
On the whole, we can say that the Giga or a Mega session of the hair transplant is an advanced method of the hair restoration procedure that applies both the techniques of the FUT and FUE to achieve the aesthetic goal of the procedure in terms of getting the highest number of grafts for covering the greatest grade of a NW class of baldness.