Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) is a permanent procedure that hides scars on scalps for both men and women. The procedure can be carried out with the remaining hair or on scalp that has been shaved.
The stippling that is carried out during Hair Tattoo process does not have to equal the amount of follicular units that have hair in an adult. An average Caucasian adult has 50000 hair pores; an Asian has 40000 pores, while an average African adult has 30000 pores.
Hair Loss Treatment process creates stippling density, which may be calculated to create shading and generate the delusion of thickness and entirety, in order to manage the required results between the SMP giver and the person who is being treated.
The provider must ensure that a patient’s expectation is met during the initial consultation meeting. The Hair Tattoo provider should ensure that the patient’s original objective is met.
The SMP provider is also expected to let the patient know that he/she will be in a position to see the hair from end to end and some scalp will also be visible, which is normal.
The items that a Thinning Hair procedure operator uses comprise pigments of diverse shades in an assortment of formulas. The other items are six needles that are packed together and are of diverse shapes and sizes. Each area that requires SMP varies depending on, hair color, scalp, the quantity of hair available, skin color and the pigments color that is being used. A typical tattoo instrument that has 1 to 6 needles cycling amid a hundred to one hundred and fifty cycles every second is used in the Hair Replication procedure for putting in a micro drop of pigment in the high dermis through the skin.
The epidermis must be perforated by the needle or needles in order to reach the high dermis. The SMP operator measures the needle insertion depth by his own judgment or feel and depending on the epidermis thickness at the initial introduction point.
Scalp Micropigmentation operator must ensure that the right number of pigment, in the right level, is placed in the scalp for the preferred result. SMP operators have been trained to make artistic and technical judgments as they undertake the process, since each patient is dissimilar, each area of scalp is dissimilar and each insertion point is different.
This is the reason why you should always ensure that the Hair Replication procedure is carried out by trained operators. You should know that scars hold pigment quite differently from the normal scalp skin. A patient can have both standard and irregular scalp issues adjacent to one another.
As the SMP procedure is carried out, an operator must ensure that the pigment is placed in the dermis because if it is placed on the epidermis only, the pigment shall spill out in a small number of weeks after the process has been undertaken, and the procedure will be seen to have failed.