Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Skin Rejuvenation Treatment is used to help repair damaged or injured tissues in the body. PRP is a procedure that uses your own blood to repair your cells. It has proven its effectiveness at addressing aesthetic problems. Since your own blood has amazing healing properties, this treatment has revolutionized the reversal of skin aging and damage. Over the past decade PRP has become more popular when used to regenerate skin tissues under the eyes, around the jawbone and mouth, under the chin, on the neck, smoker’s lines on the upper lip and many more.
- Collagen production.
- Skin tightening and toning.
- Reduction of fine lines and wrinkling.
- Acne damage and scaring.
- Dark circles under eyes.
- Sun damaged skin around the eyes.
PRP is actually blood plasma containing a concentrated number of platelets and other vital growth factors. Platelets are the most important part of the procedure, as they are what contain growth factors and bioactive and signaling proteins. The bioactive, or healing proteins, are what begin the repair and regenerate tissue. The signaling proteins actually call stem cells to the desired area to assist in the regeneration of your tissues. PRP procedure for use in aesthetics can be performed quickly with remarkable results that are long lasting. PRP’s growth factors activate cells in the body to prepare for the healing and generation of new capillaries and collagen in the skin. By increasing one’s collagen production, results are compounded and improvements continue to occur over time as the body rebuilds its collagen supply.
Initial results are seen in as little as one treatment; however, for optimal results it is recommended that 2-3 treatments are performed spaced 6-8 weeks apart.