FAQ´s Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy (PRP)
1. What is Platelet Rich Plasma?
PRP is a pioneering anti-aging procedure that uses the patient’s own blood (thus posing no risk of allergy) to release natural tissue regenerating factors in the skin, and induce the production of collagen in order to heal the damaged skin.
2. Why Use Platelet Rich Plasma?
The effects of the Platelet Rich Plasma treatment are completely natural and long-lasting. Since this method uses your own platelets to regenerate skin, it poses no risks of allergy whatsoever.
3. How Does Platelet Rich Plasma Work?
PRP allows specialists like Dr. Borges to treat fine wrinkles through a revolutionary process that consists of collecting the patient’s blood and then placing it into the centrifuge to create PRP. Finally, this PRP is injected into the areas requiring treatment.
4. How long does it take it to work?
The Platelet Rich Plasma treatment takes about 45 – 60 minutes, and its effects are noticeable around 4 to 6 weeks after the procedure.
5. How long do the results last?
It changes from patient to patient, but improvements can last between 1 and 2 years.
6. Can any skin type or color have PRP treatment?
Yes, PRP treatments can be used on all skin types and colors.