PRP Hair Treatment
PRP treatment is one of the most common treatment methods for hair follicles that gives much more positive results than other hair transplantation techniques. Some blood is taken from the patient. In the laboratory environment blood is extracted to plasma. This blood, separated into plasmas afterwards, by re-injection method injecting again to the patient and this process is called PRP hair treatment.
In the blood separated into plasma, there is a cell called platelet. The task of this cell is to prevent blood clotting. With its growth factor in it, it has a very important place in the world of cosmetics. In the world of cosmetics, a few years ago it have been used in a variety of issues such as skin rejuvenation, crack removal, removal of scars, nowadays it also used in the hair transplantation process.
The reason why PRP treatment has such a strong and effective using area is that it is the most natural method that can be used. Because at the beginning of treatment, there are not any foreign substance or drug substance is mixed into the blood. Due to the existing blood, the renewal process is the most commonly used method in hair transplantation centers today.
PRP Treatment and Other Diseases
PRP therapy is used not only for hair transplantation but also for treatment of many diseases. During 3 to 4 weeks of treatment, PRP therapy, ranging from 3 to 4 sessions, shows the effect on the skin on the first seans in a very intense way. Many people practice PRP treatment. When asked the practitioners, why they use it;
- To get rid of the dry skin and give shine to skin,
- To prevent hair loss and strengthen hair,
- To prevent wrinkles and cracks of the body,
- After the medical procedures performed with laser, to make the skin to be done rapidly,
- For pains
They stated that they were treated with such causes.
Hair Treatment with PRP Treatment Procedure
During the day, an adult has hair breakage about of 100 to 150 hair. If more than this number comes out, it should be known that there is a problem for the person. The PRP method, which is accepted as the most successful method in hair transplantation, begins with the extraction of the “fibroblast” cell from the blood of the person. Fibroblast is injected with the help of an injector into the parts that will provide the development to feed the roots. The process of hair treatment in the region where the fall out occurs is started. One of the most common uses of PRP treatment is hair loss caused by genetic factors. Mesotherapy treatment is also applied for such fall out. Most dermatologists combine both methods and they claim that it makes hairs more healthy in a very short time.
In the PRP treatment used for hair follicles, blood is taken in 10 cc of oxygenated blood. The blood is divided into two parts, white and red. There are cell structures in the red blood that provide clotting and development. The red blood cells containing these cells are taken at a separate place. After being a special treatment, the treated area is injected. There is no pain during or after the injecting process. The purpose of this process is to regenerate the tissue.
Although the number of sessions with PRP Therapy varies from person to person, it is generally done every 15 days. The treatment period of 15 days is approximately 30 minutes. This 15 day period lasts for about 3 4 months. Once this session is over, it needs to be reapplied once a year. The reason for success of this procedure is that the person is injected with his own blood and therefore is not exposed to various diseases or allergies.
Side Effects of PRP Treatment
Even if PRP therapy is painless and you can quickly return to routine life, on the level that will be very simple side ef3fects can also be encountered. In the place where treatment is performed, may occur slightly swelling and redness, which are temporary. In addition, a person should be careful about hygiene at the place of treatment. It is also advisable not to take bath or shower on the days of treatment.