Murrieta Primary Care Clinic
Family Medicine, Aesthetic & Wellness Clinic located in Murrieta, CA
What is PRP Therapy?
PRP (platelet-rich Plasma) therapy for hairloss is a three-step medical treatment in which a person's blood is drawn, processed, and then injected into the scalp.
some in the medical community think that PRP injections trigher natural hair growth and maintan it by increasing blood supply to the hair follicle and increasing the thickness of the haif shaft. sometimes this approch is combined with other hair loss procedures of medications.
PRP Therapy Process
PRP therapy is a three-step process. Most PRP therapy requires three treatments 4-6 weeks apart.
maintenance treatments are required every 4-6 months.
your blood is drawn- typicaally from your arm-and put into a centrifuge (a machine that spins rapidly to seperate fluids of different densities).
After abouth 10 minutes in the centrifuge, your blood with have seperated into three layers:
- Platelet-poop plasma
- Platelet-rich plasma
- Red blood cells
The platelet-rich plasma is drawn up into a syringe and then injected into areas of the scalp that need increased hair growth