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Platelet rich plasma (RPP) and Fibroblast therapy have been used in the field of Orthopedic surgery for sometime now. Recently, PRP has gained popularity in aesthetic, specifically in its use for hair growth and skin care regimens.
Platelet rich plasma is obtained by first drawing blood just like you will do for lab work. The blood is then placed in a centrifuge and spun around super fast. The causes the components of blood which are red blood cells, platelets, fibroblast and other growth factors to separate. The portion needed for treatment is then aspirated and ready to use.
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How effective are PRP treatments?
The effectiveness of PRP treatment depends highly on the clinician, the type of centrifuge used and the protocol used to obtain PRP. The higher the concentration of pure platelet rich plasma, while excluding red blood cells, the better. That is why you should pick our clinic or Medspa carefully.
Are there risks to PRP Treatments?
The only risk involved with PRP treatments is infection, at the site of injection if proper sterile technique is not used. This is why it is important to get PRP treatments at a doctor’s office where there are systems and protocol in place to avoid infections.
How do I prepare for PRP treatment?
Make sure the area to be treated with PRP is thoroughly washed and clean the day of the procedure. If you are getting hair loss treatments, wash your hair and do not put any oils, portions or pomades in it. Bring a hat to protect against sun exposure. Do not take aspirin, ibuprofen, advil or Aleve 1 week before and after the procedure. Drink plenty of water before hand and avoid dehydration.
PRP treatment after care
After treatment, do not use any products on your face for 48 hours unless prescribed or instructed by your doctor. your doctor may give you special.
PRP can be performed anytime. At En Sante Clinic and Medical Spa at Tysons Corner in Northern Virginia, you can rest assured that we have systems in place to ensure your safety.Request Appointment Today