Hair Restoration with Platelet-Rich Plasma

Hair Restoration with Platelet-Rich Plasma

What is platelet-rich plasma (PRP)?

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is part of your blood that contains white blood cells and platelets that have specific growth factors to promote tissue regeneration and healing

How does PRP work for hair loss

The growth factors found in our PRP help stimulate the hair follicle to promote hair growth and prolongs the growth cycle.

Who is a good candidate for this treatment?

The best candidates for PRP for hair restoration are people with androgenic alopecia. Androgenic alopecia is when you have thinning on top of the head or widening of the part with normal hair. PRP works the best for people with hair loss less than 3 years.

How many treatments do I need for this treatment?

On average, one treatment a month for 3-4 months is needed initially. If the hair loss in moderate-to-severe, you may need 5-6 treatments initially. After completion of the initial series, you will need maintenance once every 4-6 months.

What type of results will I expect to see?

The results will vary. Some people will notice a decrease in shedding as soon as a few days after the first treatment, others may need more treatments before they see a decrease in shedding. Some people feel that their hair feels thicker and the texture has improved after the second treatment. It is possible that some people will not see any changes for up to 8 months.

How do I know this treatment is right for me?

It is important to have a consult with a provider regarding PRP for hair restoration. There are some medical conditions and medications that you may cause the PRP not to be as effective. It is important to make sure you have a consult on this procedure before proceeding with the treatment.