PRP for Hair Restoration
Hair loss can be an embarrsassing issue. Male and female pattern hair loss is a genetic problem that can leave you feeling helpless. Options, like prescription drugs, are often partially effective and carry the potential for unwanted side effects. Surgical hair restoration can be expensive and does not treat the underlying medical problems.

Now there is an affordable way for you to improve your hair density without surgery or harmful side effects.* Platelet-Rich-Plasma (PRP) for hair restoration involves a simple injection of your own platelets into the vascular layer of your scalp.*

How PRP Works

Platelets contain healing growth factors. Those growth factors are like signal callers that give instructions to your tissue to regenerate and multiply.* This has lead different fields of medicine to utilize PRP for would healing to speed up recovery time and regrow healthier, stronger tissue.*

PRP for Hair Loss

This quick injection involves the collection and concentration of your body’s own platelets using a very easy three-step process.

Step 1

A special collection tube is used to draw your blood and is placed into a centrifuge.

Step 2

After 10 minutes of centrifugation, the platelets are concentrated and drawn up into a syringe.

Step 3

Using a small needle, the platelets are then injected strategically into your scalp in the areas that need improvement.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know if I am a good candidate for PRP?
Talk to your LAskinMD physician for a proper diagnosis and to create a treatment plan.

How many treatments are required?
Treatment will vary based on your need. Initially, your LAskinMD provider may recommend several treatments spaced 1 month apart. After the initial treatment, we may suggest maintenance treatements 2-4 times per year.

Is the PRP for hair restoration process time consuming?
No, collecting the PRP usually only takes 10-15 minutes. And, the PRP treatment itself is even faster. It often takes as little as 3-5 minutes.

Does the procedure hurt?
There may be some sensitivity. However, we use effective anesthetic solutions such as cold ambient air or a topical analgesic to minimize any potential discomfort.* As us about the right option for you.

Is there any recovery time?
There is no downtime or a long recovery process.* You may take a warm shower the evening of the treatment.* In addition, it is advised to avoid using any harsh dyes or chemicals on your hair for 48 hours.

Is this a cure for baldness?
PRP is not a cure for baldness. The genetic medical problem will always remain. However, there is evidence that regular treatments can significantly slow down the effects of Androgenic Alopecia and works to increase hair density.*

PRP for Hair Regrowth

  • Increases blood supply to the follicle*
  • Increase shaft size (thickness)*
  • Triggers and maintains the growth phase*
  • Controls hair growth cycle*
  • Decrease hair loss*

*Individual results may vary and are not guaranteed.

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*Individual results may vary and are not guaranteed.