The number of treatments required usually 1 – 3.
Frequency Can slow down the ageing process for 24 -36 months
Recovery time no downtime
Cost approx $800.00 for a midface. Personalised packages are available with combination treatments.
e.g. approx $1,600 for PRP and PREP infusion with Pixel RF fractionated treatment.
Results generally are seen after 6 weeks
Continuing maintenance review every 6 months for maintenance consultation and / or treatment
Is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) suitable for me? PRP has healing properties and has been used for many years in surgery and sports injuries. PRP also works well with slowing down and rejuvenating hair loss.
Treatment options or considerations PIxel RF Ultherapy, Accent RF, Omnilux Revive.
The PRP treatment is ideal for:
- Crepey Neck
- Eye Area
- Dark circles under your eyes
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Hydrating dry skin
- Plumping Backs of hands
- Full or partial face rejuvenation
Where does the PRP come from?
This treatment is all about you. It is your blood that provides the plasma to be injected into you. Your blood is rich in these red blood cells, white blood cells and plasma. We only use the plasma portion of your blood. Then a special process is used to obtain the plasma. You only receive treatment with your own cells.
What can I expect?
From having PRP, you can expect a vibrant, fresh youthful skin and a reduction in fines lines and wrinkles; due to the new collagen formation. Your doctor can give you details on how effective this treatment will be for you, and how many treatments you may require.
What is the process?
10 – 50 ml of blood is taken from you and centrifuged for approx 8 minutes.
The blood will separate with the plasma rising to the top. This is then removed and injected into the appropriate areas.
How long is the process from start to finish?
Approx 30 minutes per two tubes.
What are the benefits of PRP Injections in Melbourne?
- Collagen rejuvenation
- Increased blood circulation
- Rebuilding of elastin
- Created in your own body there are no animal products
- No donor transmittable diseases or infections
Do I need a skin test?
No, is non-allergenic as it is your own blood.
Are results immediate?
As Collagen rejuvenation takes time, so it can be at least 6 weeks before you see the full result of your treatment.
How long do results last?
As the collagen is regenerating, lasting results will depend on the care and maintenance of your skin. However, 2-3 treatments will help results last up to 18 months.
Does the treatment hurt?
PRP is administered via an injection. A topical or local anaesthetic is used to make the treatment more comfortable.
What can I expect after treatment?
Generally, there will be swelling and maybe bruising. This may last a few days.
Occasionally there could be pain and redness but this usually subsides within a few hours.
Can I return to work immediately?
Most patients return to work immediately.
For further information on our Plasma Rich Platelet (PRP) Treatments, please either, call 03 9824 6134 or email us, for a no-obligation complimentary appointment or to inquire about options regarding your concerns.