PRP is often used to stimulate healing and recovery for damaged tendons and cartilage, but can also be used to promote hair growth for those suffering from hair thinning and loss.
What are the symptoms?
Symptoms necessitating PRP injections include hair thinning, hair loss and bald spots. These highly visible conditions are irreversible without the intervention of an outside stimulant such as PRP injections.
Who gets it?
Though baldness affects more men than women, both sexes can be impacted hair loss and thinning. This can have serious impacts on self-esteem and confidence, which is why many seek treatments to regrow lost hair. This procedure is ideal for those looking to fill in bald spots or regrow lost hair in a natural, quick and reliable way.
The procedure for hair loss begins by separating the platelets in the blood using a centrifuge. Once complete, the platelet-rich plasma is injected into the patient’s scalp. Forefront dermatologists take into consideration the growth desired to develop the right injection to stimulate natural hair growth. If you are interested in PRP injections for hair loss, the skin experts at Forefront Dermatology can develop a treatment plan that is safe, effective and personalized for your health needs and the condition of your skin. For more information, or to make an appointment, call the Forefront Dermatology office near you. For locations, click here.