You may suffer from hair loss or weakness in your hair growth and would like to strengthen your scalp and enhance new strong follicles, restoring healthy hair. However, you don’t feel like cosmetic operations, so a hair transplant is not an option for you.
You don’t have to worry at all, PRP therapy, which is a completely safe treatment, can be your ideal alternative solution for getting rid of hair loss.
PRP therapy, which stands for Platelet-Rich-Plasma, is a revolutionary hair treatment that depends on the patient's blood himself. PRP is derived from the blood using a device called “centrifuge” which separates it from other blood components, to be injected back in the scalp, and specifically in the weak hair areas or the bald spots.
PRP includes specialized proteins, which are called growth factors, play a crucial role in treating hair loss, and enhance new hair follicles to grow healthy.
PRP may not be an effective treatment for every patient. However, it could be a good option for you if:
There are some important instructions which the patient should follow before the treatment:
PRP therapy goes through the following stages:
After PRP therapy, it is recommended to follow certain instructions which help you ensure the satisfying results you expect.
In the first place, it is to provide high blood supply to the injected area, which is the first food for the implanted follicles, in addition to stimulating the nourishing collagen that supports the growth of the follicles
Hair transplantation does not differ among men and women. At the end, it is a natural process carried out with the same stages mentioned above. However, women are required to have a hormonal examination to make sure that specific hormonal causes behind their hair loss. Also, DHI implantation is chosen for women to ensure the highest density and avoid shaving the entire head of hair.
The results of hair transplantation appear gradually during one year after the procedure, typically getting full results at the end of the year. In the first three months, the transplanted hair will fall out, which is completely normal. Since the transplanted follicles go through a new life cycle after the operation, they are exposed to falling out, to enhance new and permanent hair to grow again.