COLLAGEN INDUCTION THERAPY/MICRO-NEEDLING WITH PRP - Plasma Rich Platelet
Recommended for a more intense anti-aging treatment. Two treatments, 3 weeks apart. Patients own blood is processed in a special machine that extract platelets from blood plasma (PRP). The Platelets release several proteins that increase collagen and connective tissue formation, which assist in skin tightening and overall rejuvenation. PRP also helps with the new blood vessel formation increasing micro circulation resulting in improved skin texture, color and tone.
*MORE about PRP Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy
•Now you can use your own body’s regenerative power through PRP for a younger renewed look. It is also beneficial to provide a fuller facial feature without the use of commercial fillers.
•This cutting edge cosmetic enhancements has many possibilities such as eliminating skin wrinkles, rejuvenating the skin, improving the appearance in those with acne scarring, and hastening the healing process after a facial peel.
•The therapy begins by first drawing blood into a specially prepared test tube. The tube is then spun down in a centrifuge to separate out the precious platelets. The platelets are an important component and are necessary for normal clotting.
•It’s these very same platelets when activated release several proteins that are beneficial for increasing collagen formation, connective tissue formation, skin tightening, and overall rejuvenation. The separated platelets are then activated with calcium and then injected to the face or neck area. The injections are performed using very small needles similar to those used in Botox injections.
•What can you expect during an office visit for platelet rich plasma?
•First, a small amount (about 10cc) of blood is drawn. The blood is collected in a specially prepared test tube, that helps collect the precious platelets.
•The separation process is done using a centrifuge, and takes approximately 10 minutes.
•Once the PRP serum is ready, it’s ready for injection. The serum is thin enough to use a very narrow needle. Of similar size as used to administer Botox.
•We inject the areas you’d like to improver, along small lines and wrinkles. We can treat your entire face for rejuvenation.