What is PRP Therapy?
PRP stands for Platelet Rich Plasma. It is a new method used for treating Hair-fall and Skin Problems.
Weakened hair root cells are induced by a growth factor which is present in platelets
PRP therapy is an advanced therapy for hair loss. PRP treatment initiates natural hair growth & maintains it by increasing blood supply to the hair follicles & increases the thickness of hair. In This Blog, Dr. Vaseem Choudhary gives all brief information on PRP Treatment and clears all doubts about PRP Treatment. He is the Best Hair and Skin PRP Specialist in Pune.
How Is PRP Therapy Process?
PRP therapy is a three steps Process
Step 1:- Your 60 ml blood is drawn – typically from your own arm and put into a centrifuge a machine that separates the fluid into different densities.
Steps 2:- After 10 minutes in the centrifugal machine, your blood is separated into three layers.
- Platelet Poor Plasma
- Platelet Rich Plasma
- Red Blood Cells
Steps 3:- Scalp is cleaned with antiseptic solutions. Just before treatment, local anesthesia may be given to make it completely painless. Then Platelet is injected into deep skin at hair roots by multiple pricks. PRP Therapy is given every month for 4-6 months. Maintenance therapy can be taken every 3-4-6 months once.
Duration of PRP Therapy?
- 60 minutes to 90 minutes
Is PRP treatment for Hair Painful?
Once anesthesia is applied on the scalp. Pain is not there mostly or very little pain can be felt for a few hours, but not worry about that. There is no real risk associated with PRP. “Most patients get injections with no pain.
Who can take PRP Therapy?
PRP Therapy is like induction therapy means sit induces hair growth. It is effective in all types of hair loss. But commonly, it is given in male and female patterned hair fall, after the Hair transplant and Alopecia Areata.
PRP therapy effective where at bald patch?
No, PRP therapy is mostly recommended and has shown results for existing hairs, it will increase the growing phase (hair cycle) of hair, reduces hair fall (Alopecia), and reverses thinning which ultimately gives density and good strength.
When can I expect hair growth?
There would be a reduction in hair loss in 2-3 sessions; the visible changes can be seen after 4-6 sessions.
Does PRP therapy have any side effects?
As your own blood is used in PRP Therapy, So as such there are no severe side effects. Mild pain and pinpoint bleeding are common. The allergic test is necessary before therapy to avoid a reaction. Sometimes mild skin rash resolve in 3-4 days.
Is PRP Permanent Treatment?
PRP is an ongoing process and not a permanent or complete cure for hair loss. PRP treatment has been effective to stimulate the existing hair follicles which can, in turn, increase hair growth.
It is a long-lasting treatment.
Who Performs the PRP Procedure?
Only trained, skilled and experienced Doctors can administer PRP Treatment.
What are other uses of this PRP?
PRP therapy is also helpful in skin tightening, effectively smoothing, and fine lines. Vampire therapy known to everyone is basically PRP therapy.
For more information on this, Consult with Dr. Vaseem Choudhary or Contact on 9595211594 or 8552907545