PRP or Platelet-Rich Plasma is a procedure in which your own blood is inject to the area to be treated in order to stimulate the growth of hair. This is more like a natural procedure, as the components of your own body is used to enhance the growth of the hair.
Features of PRP for Hair Treatment:
- Not effective for bald people
In this procedure, approximately 50 ml of blood is taken out, and platelet rich plasma is isolated from the blood. The platelet then is then injected to the treated area. Its an extremely safe treatment, as the chances of rejection and allergies are avoided since the blood is taken out from the patient’s body. There is no pain involved, and only a pricking feeling might be there when the injections are given. The trauma, redness and inflammation is also avoided when you get the PRP treatment for hair loss. The PRP treatment has a noticeable effect on the size of the hair follicles. This treatment is only for people who have considerable amount of hair on their scalp and aren’t completely bald. It’s not really meant for those who do not have hair at all.
At ISAAC, we make sure you get the best experience in order to get your fair back. The post and pre treatment instructions are given and its made sure that the patient has no discomfort in the entire procedure.
Depending on the condition of your hair, and your medical history, you are usually given oral medicines. Creams and gels also might be some other medicines the dermatologist might offer. The gels/creams are applied on the scalp in order stimulate the growth of the hair follicles. There might be some side effects like itching, pain, redness or even blisters for that matter. You might even see hair growth on other parts of your body, but that goes with time, and is only there for the time being. Nevertheless, you must keep your dermatologist informed about this, and then continue your medication.
The reason of the hair loss is assessed when you come for the consultation at ISAAC, and then the treatment plan is suggested. If the condition is under control, the hair transplant is not needed at all. We make sure we suggest you the most effective method for your hair loss problem.