Beautiful, fresh, glowing skin is an asset, giving the face and body a youthful appearance. A professional skin care regimen helps maintain, preserve and protect skin from sun damage, fine lines, and wrinkles – but as time passes, collagen production slows. Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy (CIT) or regenerative medicine, involves repeated puncturing of the skin with micro thin sterile needles .
For enhanced collagen production, PRP/PRF (Platelet-rich plasma or fibrin, also known as autologous blood therapy), can be combined with Microneedling. PRP is derived from the patient’s own centrifuged blood, which contains hundreds of active bioactive proteins, including growth factors, peptides, and cytokines that stimulate healing of the skin and further increases collagen production. PRP can be applied during and after microneedling or can be injected directly into scars or the scalp for treatment of hair loss.
Yes, hair growth & quality is also be affected by aging, illness, genetics and hair care practices. Topical treatments & shampoos sometimes may not be enough to fix hair related problems. Regenerative Medicine using Microneedling or injections with PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) or PRF (Platelet-Rich Fibrin) can offer hope to those who may have given up.
PRP/PRF is commonly used to treat the following conditions:
Microneedling & PRP/PRF are natural aesthetic treatment options available at our office. Call today for a free consultation.