Mustache transplantation is not as common as eyebrow transplantation. The majority of Orientals do not have so much mustache as do their Caucasian and Indian counterparts. Still, there is a steady demand for this facial hair transplant including beard and goatee.
Reasons for such requests include these:
- To fill in areas without any beard and mustache to create a new look
- To increase density in area with existing beard or mustache
- To camouflage scarring alopecia from accidental or iatrogenic trauma such as repair of cleft lip or tumor excision of the lip.
Before undergoing mustache transplantation ,as in scalp procedure understanding the procedure and postoperative care is important to have the optimum result