PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) is a substance, containing platelets (thrombocytes), which is obtained after a specific processing of the blood. This substance is namely the basis of plasma therapy.
The patient’s own blood is used for the procedure and the equipment is sterile and individual for every patient. A small amount of blood is being taken (around 10ml.) in a test tube which is then processed by means of centrifuging. The platelets are isolated after being processed in the plasma fraction of the blood. This fraction is being injected in the surface layers of the skin and acts on the principle of mesotherapy. In this procedure the platelets will stimulate cell proliferation and the synthesis of collagen and elastin.
The effect is visible 2-3 weeks after the procedure. The recommended procedures for an optimal effect are 3 in 1 month. In order to maintain the result specialists recommend 1-2 procedures a year.