Your concern has the best answer with the PRP treatment. PRP uses the patient’s own blood stem cells to facilitate the cells’ growing process and gives healthy and glowing skin and hair
PRP or Platelet-Rich Plasma has been in use since the 1980s in the medical field for healing injured tendons, ligaments, and muscles. Of late it has been introduced as a major growth factor for inducing hair growth and rejuvenating skin cells. It is also known as Autologous conditioned plasma, which is a concentrated form of blood plasma protein derived from whole blood, centrifuged to remove red blood cells or RBC.
The PRP treatment is a 3-step procedure in which a person’s own blood is drawn, processed, and finally injected into the areas wherever growth is needed. Blood has two most important components, i.e., red blood cells and plasma-protein. The plasms contain white blood cells and platelets, which are rich in growth factors. The PRP therapy aims to achieve the desired growth by having these blood plasma proteins in the appropriate quantity with greater consistency to promote hair growth, skin rejuvenation as well as speedy healing.
Platelet-rich plasma is a modern way to prevent hair loss. In this treatment, the complete hair loss will not stop instantly. It takes a few months to get the desired results. PRP helps to promote hair growth and thus increase the volume of hair.
Those patients who are suffering a severe level of baldness, may not get a positive result because of the plasma work in the hair follicle which is present in the scalp but not on the dead hair.
Detailed understanding of the patients needs Trichoscopy analysis to see the ratio of vellus and terminal hair on the areas of concern. You may know about many treatments of your hair or skin concern from the websites. But there is always confusion about what is best for you. Consultation is an opportunity for you to discuss your concern and what is best for you. The doctor will examine you and discuss the cause of your concern and advice you about preventive measures as well as various treatment options for you to get a long term aesthetic result.
The American Academy recommends patients avoid or discontinue certain medications prior to injection:
In addition, patients are advised to drink plenty of fluids the day before the procedure. Some patients may require anti-anxiety medication immediately before the procedure.
This is an in-office procedure that involves a blood draw, preparation of the PRP, and the injection:
The platelet-rich plasma typically stimulates a series of biological responses, including inflammation, so the injection site may be swollen and painful for about 3 to 5 days.
Platelet-rich plasma injections may cause temporary inflammation, pain, and swelling. A doctor may recommend that a patient:
You should start to see results within a week. After 1 or 2 months, you should see rejuvenated skin that appears younger and feels softer and
It’s an OPD based procedure so there is no downtime. After the treatment, you may get back to your day-to-day life routine without any hassles. This differs from person to person as the skin recovery time ranges from 2-3 days.
Doctors recommend not washing hair for one day after taking the PRP treatment. Massage is also not advisable on the scalp. You can take direct sunlight. Avoid straightening and curling for a few days.
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The cost of PRP treatment may vary from one patient to another as everyone has a different need and goal with the therapy option depending upon the following factors: