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Hair Restoration

Here at Beautiful You Medical Spa, we use PRP, or Platelet-Rich Plasma to help restore hair loss for both men and women.

Here's some information on using PRP for hair restoration:

  1. What is PRP for Hair Restoration? Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy for hair restoration involves using the patient's own blood to stimulate hair growth. The process includes drawing a small amount of blood, processing it to concentrate the platelets, and then injecting the PRP into the scalp.

  2. How Does PRP Promote Hair Growth? PRP contains growth factors that help stimulate the hair follicles, encouraging them to grow and promoting thicker, healthier hair. It can also improve blood circulation to the scalp, which is beneficial for hair growth.

  3. Who Can Benefit from PRP for Hair Restoration? PRP therapy is often used for individuals experiencing hair thinning, early-stage hair loss, or those looking to enhance hair thickness and quality. It may not be as effective for advanced baldness.

  4. Treatment Process:

    • Blood is drawn from the patient's arm.

    • The blood is then processed in a centrifuge to separate the platelets and plasma.

    • The concentrated PRP is injected into the scalp at specific points.

    • Multiple sessions may be required, usually spaced a few weeks apart.

  5. Results and Maintenance: Results can vary, but many patients report improved hair growth and thickness. Maintenance sessions may be necessary to sustain the results.

  6. Safety and Side Effects: PRP therapy is generally considered safe since it uses the patient's own blood. Common side effects include mild swelling and discomfort at the injection sites, which usually subside quickly.

  7. Consult a Professional: It's essential to consult with a qualified healthcare provider, such as a dermatologist or a hair restoration specialist, to determine if PRP is suitable for your specific hair loss condition and to discuss the treatment plan.

Remember that individual results can vary, and PRP may not work for everyone. If you're considering PRP for hair restoration, it's crucial to have a thorough consultation with a medical professional who can assess your suitability for the treatment and provide personalized guidance.

The video on this page is from one of our client's hair loss treatments and
since the procedure, he has seen amazing results.

Hair Restoration in  Lexington, KY

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