What is PRP Facial Rejuvenation?
It is a rejuvenation method using platelet rich plasma (PRP) derived from a patient’s own blood to activate the natural stem cells that exist in the facial tissue and stimulate the skin cells to produce more collagen and elastin. The result of this stimulation is a skin rejuvenation giving the skin a more youthful and healthy complexion and glow. Some patients even comment that they require the use of less foundation as a result.
How do you use platelets for facial rejuvenation?
Drs Maurizio and Roberto Viel will take about 30-60mls of blood from your body and then place it in a centrifuge to spin it for about 15 minutes. The blood is then separated into its different components and the platelets are collected. The platelets in the blood sample become up to 9 times more concentrated than regular blood. This concentrated platelet blood is then injected into the areas of the skin which need treating using a mesotherapy method.
What are the effects of platelets on the skin?
Overtime all skin begins to show the effect of aging, gravity, sun exposure and movement. The underlying tissues begin to breakdown and result in sagging, smile lines, crow’s feet, wrinkles and facial creases on the skins surface. Platelet injections can stimulate the natural collagen and regenerate the skin causing a more youthful, smoother improved complexion in a more natural way.
Which areas can platelets be used on?
The main areas for facial rejuvenation using platelets are around the eyes, mouth, forehead and cheeks. It can also help reduce the appearance of scars and improve the appearance of sunken cheeks and skin depressions. It is also help reduce the visibility of sun spots. For patients wanting more regeneration this treatment world well alongside lipo-fixing, which is fat injections into the face.
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