PRP for Hair Loss
What is PRP?
It is a treatment that essentially uses your own blood to help faciliate hair follicles and promote new hair growth. It is medically and scientifically backed option for those struggling to find hairloss solutions.
What is the science behind it?
Our blood is made of two main components , red blood cells and plasma. The plasma contain white blood cells and platelets, which are very rich in growth factors.
How is it administered?
There is a careful process involved in using PRP for hair regrowth, begining with standard blood drawn from the patients arm. The tube of blood is put in a machine called the centrifuge , which spins to separate out the red blood cells from the plasma. The plasma which is so rich in platelets is then injected directly in to the scalp at the level of the hair follicles.
What does the patient feel while being treated?
Most patients get injected without any discomfort or numbing. in the event that there is any discomfort, ice packs may be used. Do feel the need to inform in case tolerance is low so the right approach can be taken to ease any discomfort.
How many treatments are needed and what results are expected?
Consistent treatments are performed once a month for the first 3-4 months and there after , depending on the individual . These kind of treatments enable steady growth of new, healthy hair strands.