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    What is PRP?

    PRP therapy, or Platelet-Rich Plasma therapy, is an extremely effective, safe, and rejuvenating treatment that helps promote follicle healing and hair growth. By placing your blood in a centrifuge, we can extract the plasma and inject it back into your body, meaning there is no risk for adverse effects as your body is used to the solution. The plasma contains growth factors and supports cell growth within the blood.

    PRP was created through plasma isolation and a concentration on the specialized effects of using a centrifuge to extract the valuable, healing plasma. By injecting PRP into damaged tissues on the scalp, your skin stimulates new cell growth, healing, and improves the appearance of thinning or lost hair by making it thicker and healthier.

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    Prp Hair Loss Treatment

    PRP Hair Treatment Details

    Areas: PRP Hair Treatment treats areas of the scalp where you are experiencing thinning hair or hair loss.

    Duration: Your treatment can take 30 to 60 minutes, based on your treatment plan.

    Downtime: There is no downtime associated with PRP Therapy.

    Performed by: Your treatment will be performed by the experts at Beacon Dermatology.

    Number of Treatments: We recommend attending 3-4 treatments every 4-6 weeks for optimal results.

    Cost: For PRP Hair Therapy, you are looking at $2400 for 3 treatments.

    Hair Concerns that can be treated with PRP

    Some of the many hair concerns that can be improved with PRP therapy include:

    • Androgenic alopecia: Patterned hair loss in both men and women.
    • Female diffuse pattern alopecia: Widespread hair thinning in women.
    • Telogen effluvium: Excessive hair shedding due to various factors.
    • Alopecia in systemic diseases: Hair loss linked to systemic conditions.
    • Alopecia caused by medication: Hair loss as a side effect of certain drugs.
    • Hereditary syndromes: Genetic factors leading to hair loss.
    • Increase hair growth speed: Seeking methods to promote faster hair growth.
    • Excessive hair loss in men and women: Addressing significant hair loss.
    • Thin and weak hair: Solutions for strengthening and improving hair health.
    • Hair transplant survival rate: Enhancing graft survival after a transplant.
    • Hair loss solutions for all ages: Dealing with hair loss or growth issues at any age.

    Hair recovery after chemotherapy: Restoring hair health post-cancer treatment.

    Benefits of PRP Hair Treatment

    There are a myriad of benefits that result from your PRP hair treatment, including: 

    • Hair growth and thickening.
    • Hair loss reduction.
    • Low chance for risk.
    • Non-surgical.
    • Minimal downtime.
    • Suitable for different types of hair loss.
    • Improves hair texture.
    • Long-lasting results.

    Hair PRP vs. Hair Transplant

    While hair transplants are permanent solutions for more severe hair loss concerns, PRP Therapy is a non-surgical option with minimal downtime and minimal risks that can help improve your hair’s thickness and increase growth in areas of the scalp where thinning occurs. 

    PRP is a great option if you want to begin your hair rejuvenation journey but don’t want to commit to life-long results or dislike going under the knife. Consider choosing between the two treatment options based on your specific condition, concerns, and preferences - we are here to guide you every step of the way.

    Discover the Power of PRP Hair Treatment at Beacon Dermatology

    Explore your hair treatment options at Beacon Dermatology to start your journey toward scalp rejuvenation. Our team of experts will create a personalized treatment plan suited to your needs and concerns, in addition to answering any questions you may have during your PRP Therapy consultation. Book an appointment with Beacon Dermatology and explore your PRP possibilities today.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is the success rate of PRP hair treatments?

    According to the National Institute of Health, PRP Hair Treatments have a 96% success rate.

    Does PRP work for frontal hair loss?

    Yes, PRP injections are appropriate for treating hair loss all over the scalp, including the frontal area.

    Are there any side effects to PRP treatment?

    Side effects of PRP Therapy are extremely rare due to its safe nature, but you may experience some soreness and bruising at the injection site after your treatment. Some less common risks associated with PRP include bleeding or pain. If you experience these side effects, please contact Beacon Dermatology so we can ensure you are healing properly. 

    Should I try PRP before a hair transplant?

    It is always a great idea to “try on” a treatment before fully committing to the long-term effects of a hair transplant. PRP is a great option if you are experiencing mild to moderate hair loss or thinning and don’t want to go under the knife or commit to a full transplant. If you love your results or want to see even more dramatic hair growth, then it may be time to consider a hair transplant. 

    Does PRP actually help hair transplants?

    PRP has many uses and has been proven to help stimulate further hair growth after a hair transplant. (Source)

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