Injection of PRP

Medical research endorses the use of plasma rich in platelets or increased as well as the regeneration of soft and hard tissue. Platelet-rich plasma is a concentrated source of platelets in the blood. Since the plasma is used, no danger of disease transmission is possible. Platelet transfusion is a very common practice used to treat blood disorders, including those associated with bleeding. Platelets and white blood cells have a synergistic effect, resulting in the release of a set of growth factors in the areas where they are injected. This promotes the production of collagen and hyaluronic acid, as well as wound healing, resulting in the improvement of symptoms such as wrinkles and acne marks.

The PRP treatment to rejuvenate the skin:

PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma was used in aesthetic medicine to rejuvenate and to slow the aging process of the face. Today PRP therapy can be used to optimize the natural healing process of the body but also to stimulate the natural rejuvenation of the skin without the use of chemicals for it. This treatment effect thickening and tightening of the skin and gives it a youthful glow. During treatment, the doctor will take a little of your blood and centrifuged using a special gel to separate the platelet rich plasma from red blood cells. Following this, the platelet rich plasma is extracted by adding an anticoagulant compound in order to ensure that it does not coagulate before the injection is completed. After applying a cream or anesthetic gel on the face and neck, a large number of small injections are made throughout the treatment area. The result of this treatment is improved as the complexion, reducing lines, pore size and rough skin effect is mitigated.

PRP to treat hair loss: 

After having made several skin treatments with rich plasma platelets, doctors have observed a growth of fine hair short and close to the treated skin. These thicken hair, and pushed further away from the treated area. The puzzled doctors went further in their research in order to help people fight against their hair loss using this plasma. A small amount of blood is taken the patient to produce the PRP (platelet rich plasma) stimulator of hair follicles in the scalp it is prepared and cleaned thoroughly. Thereafter, calcium activated platelet rich plasma is injected by means of syringe and in a topical application using a roller. This roller creates microscopic channels that allow the PRI to penetrate deeper into the scalp, where it stimulates the growth of new hair follicles, and thus creates new blood vessels. The majority of patients reported minimal discomfort during treatment and no downtime associated with the procedure is necessary. This is how this PRP processed helps in hair loss treatment Melbourne.

The first appointment: 

During your first appointment, the doctor will know your history clinical and your medical conditions that may prove to be relevant. It will be followed by a complete physical examination. The doctor will check if the patient has recently used NSAIDs (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), such as Mobic, Nurofen and Voltaren. NSAIDs are known to interfere with platelets produced by the bone marrow and therefore must be stopped ten days before treatment. 


Platelet-rich plasma is then injected into the treatment area. It takes about 30 to 40 minutes required for injection.

When will the results be visible? 

The results are not immediate. Swelling due to fluid appears then is absorbed very quickly. Within weeks platelets will stimulate growth factors that help the growth of collagen. Over the following months, patients will notice an improvement in the texture and tone of the skin. 

How long normally lasts a treatment session? 

It takes about 30 to 40 minutes for an injection, because of 3 treatment sessions over 6 weeks. 

Is the treatment painful? 

Most patients reported no or a minimal discomfort during PRP treatment melbourne and no downtime associated with procedures are required. Patients can resume their routine activities immediately; however, the skin of the scalp must be protected against excessive sun exposure.