Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
Nowadays, there has been recent spurt in application of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) in dermatology and aesthetic medicine. PRP treatment (autologous platelet gel, plasma-rich growth factors and platelet-concentrated plasma) are treatment using abundant platelets that are concentrated into a small volume of plasma. It promotes soft tissue healing via growth factors released after platelet degranulation. These growth factors initiate and enhance physiological processes that contribute to tissue recovery and healing after injury. The main targets of PRP are alopecia, acne scars, cases of pigmentation or rejuvenation, via topical application, direct intradermal injection, or as an adjuvant to lasers or microneedling. PRP treatment shows great promises along with the benefit of using your own blood to eliminate allergies and comes with many uses.