Beard and Facial Hair Transplant

A beard hair transplant performed in Miami, also known as a facial hair transplant, is a cosmetic procedure that involves taking hair from one part of the body (usually the scalp) and transplanting it to the beard area to create a fuller, thicker beard.


Beards have been a popular style throughout history and their popularity has ebbed and flowed over time. In recent years, there has been a resurgence of interest in beards, and there are several reasons why they have become so popular today.

One reason is that beards are seen as a symbol of masculinity and virility, and many men choose to grow them as a way of expressing their masculinity. Additionally, there is a growing trend towards a more natural and rugged look, and beards fit well with this trend.

Another reason for the popularity of beards is that they are seen as a way to stand out and express individuality. With so many people conforming to similar styles and trends, a beard can be a way to differentiate oneself and make a statement.

View looking up at chin. Before and 6 months post-op

Here's a brief overview of how the procedure is performed:

  1. Consultation: The first step is to consult with a qualified and experienced hair transplant surgeon. During the consultation, the we will examine your beard area, discuss your goals and expectations, and determine if you are a good candidate for the procedure.
  2. Harvesting the hair follicles: The surgeon will then numb the donor area (usually the back of the scalp) and use a small instrument to remove individual hair follicles. The follicles are carefully extracted to ensure their survival and the donor area is closed with sutures or staples.
  3. Preparing the grafts: The extracted hair follicles are then prepared for transplantation. This involves separating them into individual grafts, each containing one to three hairs.
  4. Transplantation: Using a small needle, Dr Katona will make tiny incisions in the beard area and carefully insert the grafts into the incisions. The grafts are placed at a specific angle and density to create a natural-looking beard.
  5. Aftercare: After the procedure, you will be given specific instructions on how to care for your newly transplanted beard. This may include avoiding strenuous activities, keeping the area clean and dry, and taking medication to prevent infection and promote healing.

It's important to note that beard hair transplant is a surgical procedure that requires skill, expertise, and experience to perform safely and effectively. Dr. Katona is expert in facial hair transplantation including eyebrows, beards and facial scars.