Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy uses injections of a concentration of a patient’s own platelets to accelerate the power of healing and restoration of your body's own cells. Microneedling will enhance your collagen by 200%, Microneedling with PRP is 1000% increase, so it repairs the skin that much faster.
PRP Therapy uses growth factors derived from your own blood. Prior to treatment, you’ll give a small sample of blood. Platelet Rich Plasma can be administered either via injection or topically applied before or after a minimally-invasive procedure such as micro-needling.
When administered via injection, the PRP serum is delivered to precise points allowing it to mimic surrounding tissue. The process creates collagen and elastin production for long-term anti-aging effects.
PRP can also be applied topically to enhance the results of minimally-invasive procedures. This allows the serum to penetrate to the deeper tissue layers promoting faster cellular turnover. The result is a more dramatic outcome with less downtime.
Nearly anyone can benefit from PRP Therapy, because the procedure uses your own blood, the risk for infection or allergic reaction is minimal compared to traditional soft tissue fillers. PRP Therapy is safe and effective for all skin types, textures, and tones.
You may be a good fit for PRP Therapy if you’d like to maximize the effects of facial rejuvenation procedures. PRP Therapy can;
PRP treatments are suitable for men and women of all ages. Whether you’re looking to reverse visible signs of aging or sun damage, or simply want a preventative solution for keeping skin youthful, PRP can help. Your provider or cosmetic consultant will determine your candidacy and customize a treatment plan at the time of your initial consultation.
Treatment times can vary based on the method enlisted. While PRP injections can take just a few minutes, it can take much longer if applied following another procedure. In most cases, patients can plan to be in and out of the office within about 1-2 hours. Your skincare specialist can help you plan for your visit before hand.
PRP injections are used to enhance collagen growth, restore hydration, and smooth fine lines and wrinkles. Several sessions may be needed to achieve an optimal outcome.
PRP Therapy in conjunction with micro-needling can produce exceptional results including total facial rejuvenation. Results are often visible about 1-2 weeks post-treatment. The longevity of your topically-applied PRP treatment is dependent on the severity of your condition and treatment it’s paired with.
PRP for facial rejuvenation is typically a minimal downtime procedure on its own. When paired with other procedures like micro-needling, you can expect 2-3 days for recovery. Platelet Rich Plasma promotes a speedy recovery when combined with any treatment helping patients get back to their daily routine more quickly.