PRP Treatment For Hair Loss

Platelet-rich plasma, or PRP is obtained by separating and enriching the blood taken from the person into platelet and growth factors after a number of procedures.

PRP treatment is the process of injection of this plasma, which is rich in the obtained platelet, growth factors and cytokines, to the region where the treatment is needed. It is an effective and reliable treatment in many different indications such as hair loss, tissue healing, postoperative repair, skin rejuvenation, wound healing.

PRP in hair loss

PRP is effective in strengthening existing hair and preventing loss. It is used safely and effectively in all kinds of hair loss in women and men. It is much more successful when applied at regular intervals.

PRP in hair transplantation

PRP, which is applied after hair transplantation operations, accelerates the healing of the wound, thanks to the growth factors in it, the hair follicles grow faster. In addition, it increases the formation of new micro veins and contributes significantly to obtaining the nutrients and oxygen needed by the hair follicles. PRP treatment without any side effects is successfully applied to all hair transplant patients in our clinic.

Here’s a typical PRP injection process:

  1. A healthcare professional will draw a sample of your blood. The amount of the sample depends on where the PRP will be injected. For example, the amount of blood taken for injection into the scalp for one study Trusted Source was 20 milliliters.
  2. The blood is placed into a centrifuge. This is a machine that spins around very quickly, causing the blood components to separate. The separation process takes about 15 minutes.
  3. A technologist takes the separated plasma and prepares it for injection into the affected area.
  4. Doctors will often use a special injector. Your doctor will then inject the PRP into the affected area.
  5. This procedure performed in a hospital environment. This process takes an average of 1 hour and it has no side effects.