After the hair transplant, patients generally wonder when their hair will grow. Besides that it varies from person to person, generally it starts to grow within 6 months after the planting, and the final results are visible after 12-18 months.
Initially crusts show up on the scalp, and this bothers patients for a short period of time. But there is nothing to worry about, because it actually signifies that the process is going well. Anyway, they all disappear within a week or two.
Within first 3 months, almost all the implanted hair lost. This process is called Shock Loss and it is perfectly normal. Later on, they start to grow, and the visible changes occur from the 6th month. Until the 12th month, they keep growing and become thicker.
From 12th to 18th month, we obtain the final results, and we get the look of more intensive and thicker hair.