*Disclaimer: Results may vary significantly from patient to patient due to individual differences.
What are the risks of PRP injection?
Since the PRP is prepared from your own body, it is an extremely safe procedure and there is very little risk of infection or allergic reactions. Mild pain may occur, but this is minimal and can be overcome by applying an anesthetic work if needed. Usually no anesthesia is needed
How many injections do I need?
Usually 2-4 injections
When to see the progress?
Generally hair shaft become thicker and looks more lustrous with reduction in hair fall within 4-6 weeks while new growth is likely in about 4 months
What activities can I do after a PRP injection?
You can do all your routine activities of daily living. People can go back to work right away.
Is this a procedure with full proof?
This is a procedure which is new and hence evidence is being gathered. Some papers have been published, and the scientific logic is strong
It is a very simple, half-an-hour lunchtime procedure and you can join your work immediately after the treatment.
- First blood is drawn from your vein like you give blood for any other blood test.
- Then this blood is processed and centrifuged and PRP is separated from the rest of the blood.
- Finally, under topical anaesthesia, PRP is injected into the scalp using dermaroller or microneedling.
Studies show that, unlike in the treatment of tendons and ligaments, stimulation of hair regrowth requires plasma with a much higher concentration of platelets for successful results. Here at Jaipur Skincity, your blood platelets are concentrated to the highest concentration.
PRP therapy can be repeated every 1-2 months and usually 3-4 sittings are sufficient, though some patients may require maintenance therapy once a year or more frequently depending upon the severity of hair loss.