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PRP Injections – Platelet-Rich Plasma

PRP, platelet rich plasmaPlatelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) is a treatment that invigorates your body’s natural defences to promote the cellular development of hair follicles. PRP injections can stimulate circulation to the affected hair area (the thinning or balding area) to provide the required rejuvenation to the cells.

The interesting thing is that PRP is not just for hair regrowth. It can be used for rejuvenation of joints and muscles as well. The chances of rejection of your cells are very limited because the platelets are extracted from your own blood. The other advantage of PRP is the recovery time is extremely quick after you have the injections. The treatment is also very quick – averaging around 20 minutes.

How it works

The overall procedure is very simple. Generally around 20-30 ml of blood is taken from the patient. The doctor then puts the extracted blood in a machine that separates the platelet rich plasma from your red blood cells. From there the PRP is injected into the affected hair loss area.

There are many PRP doctors springing-up around Gold Coast, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Do your research and make sure that you use the services of a doctor that