Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is a fluid component of the blood , it has high concentration of platelets, when these breakdown they release growth factors, cytokinines – which have healing properties for bone and soft tissues, therefore they are used in the field of orthopedics, cardiology, urology and in aesthetic industry.
Platelet Rich Plasma is obtained by taking your own blood , which is then injected into the skin where rejuvenation is required, improving the texture and look of the skin.
- Skin around the eyes
- Nasolabial folds
- Jaw line
- Front of the chest (Decolletage)
- Back of the hands
- Acne scarring
How long does the treatment take?
The procedure takes on an average 45 to 50 minutes (it may be longer depending on the area being treated).
How many treatments required?
We recommend 4-6 treatments at 4 – 6 weeks intervals – top up treatments may be required at around 6-7 months.
Does it hurt?
Your doctor will discuss and may offer local anesthetic cream if your skin is sensitive.
How soon can I return to normal activities?
Some clients may experience swelling and/or redness in the treated areas for a week or more, some can return to normal activities immediately.