WHAT IS PLATELET RICH PLASMA?
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Face Treatment
A Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) face treatment, also known as a Vampire facial, is an advanced skin treatment which is great for skin rejuvenation. It’s a treatment which uses your own blood platelets to stimulate new cell growth, helping to improve your complexion and skin texture.
PRP is an established injection therapy to enhance tissue regeneration. PRP therapy is an excellent treatment that uses a small amount of your own blood to stimulate the production of collagen and new skin cells.
WHO CAN BE CANDIDATE FOR PRP FACE TREATMENT?
As with the majority of cosmetic procedures, the best female candidates are ladies who are not pregnant, breastfeeding or trying to conceive. In addition, this treatment is not recommended for people undergoing anticoagulation treatments, suffering from autoimmune conditions, or who have contracted any type of cancer, have severe anaemia, low platelet count, abnormal platelet function and active systemic infection may not be eligible
PRP face treatments offer clients long lasting, effective skin rejuvenation through the body’s own platelets and natural processes.
DOES PRP HURT?
There is some minor discomfort and a very mild stinging sensation may be felt but these are done with a very fine needle to minimise any pain.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS PRP FACE TREATMENT?
PRP face treatment uses your own natural resources, minimising the risk of side effects and allergic reactions. The natural collagen production typically reduces or eliminates lines, folds and wrinkles in a gentle process with little or no swelling, bruising or lumping. The organic nature of the procedure is ideal for those who wish to avoid synthetic products and processes.
PRP therapy is non-gender-specific, so both men and women are able to benefit and enjoy a natural, more youthful look. PRP face treatment require no surgical interventions. The improvement to the skin’s appearance after PRP treatment is subtle and natural, with lasting results.
The potential benefits of PRP have led to widespread interest in its use for anti-aging and regenerative purposes. The healing properties of the blood components in PRP can be used as a cosmetic treatment for the following:
- Reducing fine lines and wrinkles
- Tightening and toning skin
- Mild collagen and volume loss
- Crow’s feet and dark under eye circles
- Acne scarring
- Stimulates new cell growth
- Improves skin tone and texture
- Improves skin complexion
- Helps with first signs of ageing
- Improves skin complexion
PRP therapy is predominantly used on the face, particularly around the eyes, mouth and nose although it may be used on the backs of the hands and all over the body, more commonly the décolletage to give a more youthful and radiant appearance.