PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) therapy hair loss rejuvenation is a treatment where unique growth factors and proteins are retrieved from your blood, and then re-injected to rejuvenate the skin, and encourage hair growth in thinning hair.
PRP therapy is a three step process. In most cases three PRP treatments are required 4–6 weeks apart.
Maintenance treatments are required every 4–6 months.
Hair transplant surgery is a more invasive method of hair restoration for men, however it is an expensive and lengthy surgery with many possible complications and involves weeks of recovery.
PRP therapy is popular alternative treatment for male and female pattern baldness and hair loss to traditional hair transplant surgery. It is a new and promising approach that is encouraging more men and women to benefit from hair loss prevention and hair restoration.
Our PRP Hair treatment process is relatively quick, with minimal recovery time, with successful visible results. We do not inject any chemical or pharmaceutical products and all treatments are carried out by trained and experienced professionals.
A small amount of blood (20ml) is taken from your arm in the same way as if you were having a blood test.
The blood sample placed in a specialised centrifuge, which separates the platelet rich plasma
Markings are made on your head/scalp where you want the hair growth stimulation.
The PRP is then activated in vitro and injected into your scalp to stimulate the tissue and encourage natural, faster hair growth.
This treatment is precise and we inject the PRP into the exact locations of the head where your chosen markings have been made by our clinician.
50% of men over the age of 50 will experience hair thinning to some extent.
Most men are advised to take medication for treatment, these medication can cause undesirable side effects such as erectile dysfunction.
Hair transplant surgeries are expensive and require long recovery time.
This is why PRP hair treatment therapy has become a popular hair restoration choice.
The whole hair loss treatment procedure takes approximately 30 to 40 minutes, including injections.
There’s no recovery time needed, so you can return to your normal daily activities straight after your appointment.
There is no risk of allergy or rejection, as PRP is obtained from your body and is made from your blood.
During PRP treatment, your skin will be cleansed and disinfected. We also apply Topical numbing cream for your comfort, which takes about 10 minutes to work. If needed, we also provide you with Arnica cream will be used to minimise bruising. Bruising risk is small as the needles used are small.
Typically results from this procedure are visible three weeks post-treatment, however, optimal collagen regeneration for the skin on the scalp takes up to three months.
The results last for up to 18 months, after which you can book a follow-up appointment.
Effects may vary between individuals and it’s highly recommended to have three sessions for the first treatment, four weeks apart, for optimal stimulation. There is no limit to the number of treatments you can have for maintenance, but a session every three to six months is recommended for best-maintained results.