Hair loss and thinning can cause your self-confidence to plummet and may lead to a vicious cycle of stress that induces hair loss and hair loss that induces stress. Check out this video on the latest hair regrowth treatment, PRP and read below for the most common questions
Frequently Asked Questions
What is PRP?
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy uses injections of a concentration of a patient's own platelets to accelerate hair growth. There are components in your blood that have healing properties. Specifically, your plasma contains platelets that are known for having high levels of beneficial growth factors.
What are the benefits of PRP?
You’ll experience a range of benefits from your PRP or PRFM treatment. The benefits may vary slightly depending on if you are undergoing treatment for your hair or skin. Some of the advantages of this service include:
- Increased collagen and elastin production in the treatment area
- Boosted cell turnover
- Promotion of new cell growth and healthy cell activity
- Reduced inflammation
- Hair follicle stimulation
- Short treatment sessions
- No downtime
How do I know if I am a good candidate for PRP?
Most people are good candidates for this treatment. PRP is particularly appropriate for individuals who are looking for a natural way to restore their skin or hair. There are a few factors that may affect your candidacy, so it’s important to consult our staff to find out if this service is right for you.
The factors that can impact your candidacy for PRP include:
- Certain skin conditions such as eczema
- Active acne
- A tendency to scar easily
- A history of blood diseases or disorders
Is the PRP treatment painful?
There is no downtime after a PRP session. You can return to your daily routine after your appointment, though you may want to take a day of social downtime. To minimize redness, you can apply a lightweight foundation or tinted powder.
Where should I go to get PRP treatments?
Dr. Bruce Katz is a sought-after provider of this treatment in New York. He is a pioneer in the field of PRP and the Chief Clinical Investigator for the next-generation PRFM treatment by Selphyl. Dr. Katz relies on his extensive experience with this innovative therapy to achieve results beyond expectation. If you are interested in PRP for your hair or skin, call 888-959-9327 today to schedule a consultation.