PRP stands for platelet-rich plasma and revolves around drawing a patient’s blood and then injecting it back into their own scalp. The purpose of this is to try to get that plasma blood to start working on reinvigorating some of the hair cells that have clearly stopped functioning as they used to. The hair loss problem can be one that is solved by using the body’s own chemistry to fix the root of the problem.
Improving Blood Flow And Hair Growth
Human hair requires certain things to continue to grow naturally. A good blood flow in that area of the body is one of those things. This is why it is so important to consider using PRP to achieve the results that you want. It is a treatment that actually goes after the problem from its core.
There are a lot of creams and other products on the market that simply do not achieve all that they claim to achieve. They try to build up the hair on a person’s head, but most of these products are nothing more than a sideshow. They really do not work on hair growth in any way that shows better results than what would have naturally have happened anyway.
As Simple As Most Other Procedures
Having blood drawn is an incredibly common experience when visiting a doctor’s office. It is standard procedure for many of the medical tests and other things. That is why it should not be all that shocking that this treatment also uses a patient’s blood to help make it work. It is just science being used to help a person with their issues related to hair loss.
We implore you to give us a call at Westover Hills Dermatology if you are one of many who have issues with hair loss. We want to hear from you so that we may offer you our PRP program to help bring your hair back to its top-notch condition. We are conveniently located in San Antonio, TX. Contact us today to schedule your consultation!