PRP for Hair Loss in Leicester
PRP for hair loss, natural stimulation for hair growth
PRP for Hair Loss in Leicester is an extremely effective procedure which uses the body’s own blood and natural ability to repair and rejuvenate skin cells or hair follicles.
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a non-surgical procedure for hair regrowth, it is best used for treating thinning hair, male or female pattern baldness, or to slow down the progression of hair loss.
PRP is a new biotechnology, and involves a preparation of plasma with concentrated platelets. PRP contains various growth factors and cytokines that enhance the body’s inherent capacity to repair and regenerate. This is backed by many clinical trials and scientific research that prove PRP’s significance in treating hair loss.
Losing your hair can be a hugely distressing thing to go through and it can have an impact on your self-esteem. At Amedics, we offer Doctor led PRP treatments to help with the following conditions:
- Male or female pattern baldness
- Thinning hair
- Age related hair loss
- Hair loss prevention
Science behind PRP
PRP hair loss treatments aids hair regrowth by reinvigorating dormant hair follicles and stimulating existing follicle hair growth. As PRP also has healing benefits, it can contribute to optimal hair restoration.
PRP has shown impressive results on hair strength and quality, it promotes the body to respond to inadequate functioning hair follicles and can tackle male or female pattern baldness or thinning without the need for surgery.
Why choose PRP for hair loss?
Hair loss is largely caused by a lack of cell renewal in the scalp – which makes PRP the perfect treatment as it stimulates the production of new healthy cells. It is a simple and a totally natural treatment. PRP provides safe and reliable results and has a very quick recovery period. Only a small amount of blood is taken as though you are having your routine blood testing and local anesthesia is used, so you experience very minimal discomfort. PRP Hair treatments provides effective results with high success rate.
What results can PRP achieve?
- Fuller and healthier natural-looking hair
- Significant increase of hair regrowth
- Production of new healthy cells
- Decreased hair dystrophy and burning or itching sensation
- Can serve as a safe and effective treatment option in Alopecia areata
PRP for hair loss pricelist
|PRP for Hair loss||£450.00|
|PRP + Matrix/Vitamins||£650.00|
PRP for hair loss FAQ’s
Platelets are a component of the blood, along with red and white blood cells. Platelets predominantly function to promote healing. The extracted PRP contains many growth factors and proteins that act to help repair damaged hair follicles and in-turn this helps with hair regrowth.
The entire treatment generally takes up to 1 hour, the steps followed for a complete treatment are:
- Blood drawn from a vein in the arm by a medical professional
- This sample of blood is spun in a centrifuge to separate the red blood cells from the platelets
- The platelet rich plasma is extracted from the syringe
- The platelets are injected by a doctor into targeted areas of the scalp
Studies and clinical trials have found that PRP injections reduce hair loss by stimulating hair follicles, it increased the diameter of hairs and the density of hair growth, giving fuller thicker hair to thin areas.
It takes several sessions to see long lasting and effective results, we often recommend a minimum of 3 sessions, at monthly intervals, with 1-2 maintenance sessions per year.
No, you can return to all normal activities immediately after having the treatment done. It is recommended that strenuous activity and alcohol consumption is be avoided for 24 hours post procedure.
PRP can be uncomfortable as the platelets are injected into the scalp. We try to minimise discomfort by using micro needles, and anaesthetic to the targeted areas to provide a numbing effect.
The results of PRP can usually be seen between two to three months post treatment. We recommend monthly treatments and depending on your type of hair loss, and the extent of the loss, PRP for hair restoration is usually recommended as a course of 3 to 6 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart.
PRP is a safe and effective treatment, it does have some mild side effects that are as follows:
- Mild pain at the injection site
- Scalp tenderness
At a Glance
Treatment Time – 1 hour
Downtime – None
Results last – Ongoing
Price – Starting from From £450
Sessions required – 3-6