Frequenly Asked Questions (Platelet-rich Plasma) FAQs
1) Q: How does PRP therapy work for Hair Regrowth?
A: Using derma roller, mesogun or insulin syringe, microholes are created over the scalp and platelet rich plasma is instilled into the deeper layers of scalp which stimulate the existing hair follicles and promote the new hair growth.
2) Q: What can I expect from the treatment?
A: You can expect new hair growth along your existing hair line and improved density, health and texture of your PR-existing hair.
4) Q: Are there any side-effects?
A: PRP therapy is safe and natural because the procedure concentrates the cells from your own blood directly back into the area where it is needed. Hence is not rejected by your immune system and there are absolutely no chance of getting any infection, allergy or hypersensitivity. However one can get mild redness, bruising or headache, which responds well to routine analgesics.
5) Q: How long does the treatment take?
A: PRP therapy is a lunch time procedure and it takes around half an hour for the procedure and you can go back to your work place immediately after the procedure.
6) Q: How many treatment sessions will I need?
A: PRP therapy can be repeated every 1-2 months and usually 3-4 sittings are sufficient, though some patients may require maintenance therapy once a year or more frequently depending upon the severity of hair loss. The visible results in form of new hair growth can be seen after 3-4 months of treatment and further improvement is noticed in the subsequent month.