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What is Scalp Micropigmentation? All You Need To Know About Treatment, Side Effects & Cost

Scalp Micropigmentation

Scalp micropigmentation (SMP) is the world’s fastest-growing solution for male and female hair loss. Have you ever considered a wig or hair transplant, maybe a hairpiece to glue on your head, or maybe you have tried a different hair system? With Scalp Micropigmentation you can forget all of those. And enjoy a lifetime without worrying about your hair. When you receive a Scalp Micropigmentation treatment for your hair loss it’s a permanent solution. Scalp Micropigmentation is guaranteed to stay, leave’s no harsh scarring, has a minimal recovery time, is minimally invasive AND a fraction of the price.


What is Scalp Pigmentation?

Scalp micropigmentation is the process of putting tiny permanent impressions into the scalp using specialized pigments and needles. In a procedure done properly, each of these impressions will look like a hair follicle. Using this process we create the illusion of full follicular density–even in areas of hair loss.  This allows us to effectively camouflage hair loss. Choosing a properly trained technician that has skill and experience is most important. At SkinCity, we can offer you just that.

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How Does it Work?

Scalp Micro Pigmentation (SMP) is a relatively painless yet permanent solution which works by adding pigmentation to the scalp to imitate a naturally shaved head. The process itself requires a highly skilled technician and cannot be correctly carried out by tattooists or cosmetic pigmentation specialists, as the equipment and technique used are different to cosmetic tattoos. Essentially SMP requires the technician to replicate the look of thousands of hair follicles as they would on a freshly shaved head. When done correctly, SMP looks extremely natural and realistic – even from up close.


What is the Suitable Scalp Pigmentation Treatment?

Micro pigmentation is an ingenious technique which is used to implant small amounts of pigment into the upper layer of the scalp in a dot or line pattern this creates an optical illusion of a full scalp even without hair restoration. This is a painless walk in- walk out procedure which takes a few hours and is performed without any anaesthesia. Skin City is one of the very few centres to launch scalp pigmentation treatment. In patients with significant hair loss being treated with Mesotherapy/ PRP or even hair transplantation, scalp micro pigmentation can be added at the completion of these procedures to give maximum scalp coverage look.

Does Scalp Pigmentation Have Any Side Effects?

Scalp Pigmentation Side Effects

The vast majority of procedures performed on the body come with some level of risk. However, Scalp Micropigmentation (SMP) does not have any serious side effects reported. As SMP is the process of restoring the look of hair to its natural density by applying ink to the scalp by professionals to create a natural look for patients, there are no known side effects of the procedure. The following are potential issues of which you should be aware.

1. Allergies:

Some people are allergic to ink when it is applied to their skin. It is possible to react to the colorants used during the procedure.

2. Needle Safety:

As is the case with any treatment that uses needles, the person performing your treatment should be using a clean, new needle for every patient.


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Scalp Micropigmentation – Before and After Results

Skin City is proud to feature a wide range of our Scalp Micro pigmentation client results. When researching this process, a photograph showing real people before and after scalp micropigmentation is an essential component of the decision-making process. Although factors such as location, cost, experience, and service are all important, the single most significant variable is the quality of work produced by Skin City. Before and after photos are often the best resources available to make that judgment, with the exception of meeting real clients face to face of course.


How Much Does Scalp Pigmentation Cost in India?

One of the most important factors when evaluating your hair transplant options is the cost of scalp micropigmentation. At Skin City, the price of SMP is just as unique as you and your hair loss treatment. The cost of hair transplant is principally determined by the number of grafts required to ensure best results for a patient. Thus, it is not possible to give an accurate estimate. We encourage you to meet our experts at our clinic near you for a free hair and scalp consultation. Post consultation the doctor will be in a better position to tell you the exact cost of the treatment.

SMP is intended to create the style you always wanted, and our practitioners are fully trained to cater for all requirements for all skin tones. SMP by SkinCity is a permanent solution for hair loss. If you think SMP is something you might be interested in but are not 100% sure please come in for an absolutely FREE NO OBLIGATION Consultation. We want you to make sure this is something you want and ask that you take the time you need to make your decision. Call us or visit our clinics today!

About The Author

Skin Specialist in Pune

Dr Niteen Dhepe is a Board Certified Dermatologist and has developed himself as a pioneer in field of Cosmetic Dermatology and Lasers in India. He is the biggest entrepreneur in contemporary dermatology world of India.

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