Also known as the “Vampire facial,” platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is very useful adjunctive cosmetology procedure for facial rejuvenation. It is nothing but using one’s own blood for renewing the skin. It is not a new procedure to medicine as it is frequently used for various other health problems like treatment of wound healing, in sports injuries etc.
PRP is put to use in dermatology since a decade to restore the beauty of skin. It is effective when used by an expert for correct indication. Dr.Sudha Vani has 19 years of experience in Dermato Cosmetology and is an expert in PRP treatment.
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Our blood has platelets as one of the constituent and when blood is separated into cells and liquid, the liquid part is called Plasma. The platelets and plasma put together are used for skin rejuvenation.
PRP is 3-step procedure that involves
Drawing your blood (Usually 3 to 4 table spoons in other words, 7 to 8 milliliters) from your arm
The blood is kept in a specialized machine called Centrifuge which separates platelets from rest of your blood.
The platelet rich plasma is injected again into the skin.
PRP procedure takes at least 45 minutes to one hour. It has to be done with utmost care and one has to completely cooperate with the doctor.
PRP is done for
Correction of wrinkles
For Acne scars
Skin color improvement
For dry and rough skin of the face-for making soft and supple.
Yes. It can done along with other procedures like Lasers, Dermaroller, Subscision, Carboxytherapy etc.
Major advanatage is, it does not have any downtime.
Using own blood is safe and effective.
You may experience pain , swelling and little bruising after the procedure. They subside within few days.
If you get results, the full effects appear within a few weeks to months.
Usually three sessions are needed for the results to be seen.The number of seesions needed is decided by the dermatologist and it depends on the condition also.
Results can last as long as 18 months.
Dr.Sudha Vani has rich experience of 19 years in the procedure and we follow stringent protocol and best method for the procedure. Pre procedure evaluation is done thoroughly and we do for correct indication for good results. We have other services like Fillers, Lasers, Peels, and Dermabration etc. for combination therapy with PRP.
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