Did you ever think that there would be a natural way to rejuvenate your skin?Using your own blood you now can, naturally!
The procedure is called Platelet Rich Plasma ( PRP ) and it will regrow elastin and collagen over a period of weeks to months where ever it is placed in the body. It is commonly used in area where the skin is lax and has lost its elasticity such as the eyes, neck, nasolabial fold, décolletage, dry dull skin, back of hands, great for stretch marks and rejuvenating scars anywhere on the body, as well as full face rejuvenation, lines and wrinkles.
Platelet-Rich Plasma Skin Rejuvenation (PRP) is a simple, safe, non-surgical procedure, utilizing your body’s own cells and chemistry for your skin rejuvenation – no artificial products involved.
Platelet Rich Plasma is a concentrated source of autologous platelets, which contains numerous growth factors that are harvested from your own blood in the clinic, and then reintroduced into your skin, thereby causing collagen synthesis and skin rejuvenation. This is all completed in one session. Platelet Rich Plasma corrects signs of aging.
A small amount of your blood is collected and through a process, separates and concentrates your platelets. The resulting Platelet Rich Plasma can be applied to rejuvenate and increase skin volume.
Best of all, this office procedure takes about just 20 minutes with no post-procedure downtime.
It is thought that Platelet Rich Plasma addresses a root cause of skin aging by triggering the production of new cells and collagen. As soon as Platelet Rich Plasma is administered, growth factors are released into the layers of your skin.
Unlike fillers that use various synthetic substances, Platelet Rich Plasma uses natural biology to address the skin defects and volume loss.
After administration of Platelet Rich Plasma, patients have seen visible improvement with long lasting effects. Pronounced effects typically occur in approximately three weeks.
Platelet Rich Plasma is autologous, it harnesses the power of platelets naturally derived from your blood. Platelet Rich Plasma does not contain any animal or synthetic components, so there is virtually no risk of allergic reaction.
Although not permanent, Platelet Rich Plasma offers naturally and lasting effects.
It can take up to three weeks to see gradual, sustained volume gain.
The entire process is performed in your physician’s office and takes 20 minutes.
Platelet Rich Plasma is a simple, safe, quick, and minimally invasive outpatient procedure. Your physician can use a variety of pain management techniques prior to your treatment to ensure your comfort thought the process. However, you may experience some transient swelling immediately after your treatment.
Your physician will determine your treatment protocol, according to your needs.
Treatment results vary, however for most patients, the results last up to 18 months. Touch-up treatments will maintain the results.
There are No risks of allergic reaction, because Platelet Rich Plasma uses your own body’s products. Minimal swelling, bruising and redness can occur for 12-24 hours.
You can’t turn back the clock, but you can rewind naturally with Platelet Rich Plasma.