Dr. Sonali bhat
Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy Treatment in Mohali
What is PRP therapy and where is it used?
PRP is an abbreviation for Platelet Rich Plasma. Platelets contain growth cause growth of the hair follicles by stimulating the stem cells and other cells in the microenvironment of the hair follicle. These special Platelet cells promote healing, accelerates the rate and degree of tissue healing and regeneration, response to injury, and formation of new cellular growth.
The primary purpose of using PRP Therapy in hair restoration is to stimulate inactive or newly implanted hair follicles into an active growth phase. Inside the Platelets are many intracellular structures such as glycogen, lysosomes, and alpha granules. These granules within the PRP contain clotting and growth factors that are eventually released during the healing and repair process. It can be used for the treatment of hair loss and for the face as an anti-aging treatment and facial rejuvenation.
How PRP Therapy is done ?
Your blood is drawn, fed into a sealed test tube, centrifuged and the separated plasma is mixed with actives. This is then injected into the layers of your skin on your face, body or scalp.
Benefits of PRP Therapy Treatment
- Skin hydration
- Soft and nourished skin
- Reduction in fine lines
- Improved collagen
- Restoration of youthful skin
- Reduction of under-eye fine lines and darkness
- Hair fall reduction
- Healthier individual strands of hair
- Regrowth of hair on the scalp when combined with appropriate medicines .
- Avoid sunlight
- Use sunscreen lotions and moisturizing creams as prescribed by the dermatologist.
- The patient has to come for follow-ups once signs of ageing start to re-occur.
Generally, the patient has to take three treatment sessions at an interval of four to six weeks. However, for extreme cases, it is usually suggested to repeat the session every two weeks for four sessions. The maintenance sessions are to be availed every four to six months to maintain growth and regeneration.