Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
What is PRP?
Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) treatment is a non-surgical procedure that can be used to treat several skin concerns like hyperpigmentation, fine lines and wrinkles, acne and surgical scars, uneven skin tone, fine lines and wrinkles. Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a concentrated component of the blood plasma that contains approximately three to five times the number of platelets found in the blood. A PRP treatment uses a portion of your blood rich in platelet and growth factors to promote new collagen production.
The procedure consists of drawing your blood and extracting platelets that will then be re-used on the skin and/or scalp in order to stimulate collagen (and other nutrients) in order to restore hair and skin health.
PRP For Hair Loss
For hair growth and restoration, platelet are rich in growth factors and proteins that stimulate the scalp and assist in repairing hair loss and volume. the treatment triggers natural hair growth and maintains it by increasing blood supply to the hair follicle and by increasing the hair shaft thickness. For the procedure, our nurse draws your blood which is then spun in a centrifuge to extra the Platelet rich plasma (PRP). PRP is then injected into the scalp to stimulate new hair growth.
PRP facial collagen growth and regenerates tissue. The process starts with our nurse drawing your blood and then using a centrifuge to separate out the red cells. The remaining platelet-rich plasma is what is then injected directly to your face via a syringe or a mesotherapy device to help absorb the protein. The plasma will begin to work on rejuvenating your face, refining wrinkles, and smoothing the overall look. The benefits of the platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Facial Injections include reducing the prominence of scars, wrinkles, sun damage, and dark circles, creating a smoother skin texture and tone.
Benefits Of PRP facials?
- Smoother skin tone
- Fewer wrinkles and fine lines
- More collagen and elastin production for younger and firmer looking skin
- Reduces hyperpigmentation issues, freckles and sunspots
- lighten dark spots and undereye circles
- Decreased inflammation and redness
- Give your skin a natural glow
- Safe procedure with no downtime
Frequently asked questions:
Who should get PRP treatments?
- All patients of all skin types. **except for those who are not pregnant or breastfeeding**
- Anyone wanting to naturally improve their skin quality
What does the procedure entail?
the procedure starts with our nurse drawing your blood which is then spun in a centrifuged to separate out the plasma. This plasma is then injected into your skin using an injection device. The rich elements in the platelet promote new collagen to nourish your skin.
How many treatments until I see results?
We recommend protocol for optimal results is 3-4 sessions every 4-6weeks to achieve optimal results. Then, a maintenance treatment one or twice a year will be sufficient to keep your skin glowing!
Are there any side effect?
There is virtually no effect to PRP because you are receiving your own blood nutrients into your skin or scalp. However, you may experience injection-related effects like minor irritation, redness or bruising.
When should I expect to see results?
You may notice results during the first month of your treatment. We do recommend you follow the initial 3-4 session regiment in order to see optimal improvements to your skin texture, tone and overall health.