If you are looking for a safe method of achieving younger-looking skin, you might want to learn more about PRP therapy. It utilizes platelet-rich plasma to produce benefits in a natural way. An understanding of how PRP therapy works becomes easier when you first look at the factors that go into making the skin look older.
Many people seek treatment to eliminate wrinkles that have started to form on the face. They get there when the skin becomes loose. This happens because there is not as much substance in the skin to keep it tight. Collagen is a protein that the body manufactures for the purpose of giving the skin fullness. It also helps tissue to stick together. As time rolls on, your body will decrease the amount of collagen it produces. The skin will lose tightness accordingly. Loose skin will necessarily lead to the formation of lines and wrinkles due to the slack that is created. There could also be some sagging, especially around the jowls, for the same reason.
While many people think about having a surgical facelift to tighten the skin on the face, many others prefer to stay away from these invasive procedures. Instead, they look for treatments that can tighten the skin in a more natural way. This can be done by stimulating the skin to grow more collagen. An increase in the amount of the substance contained in the skin will help to restore tightness and eliminate lines and wrinkles.
PRP therapy is done when a sample of the patient’s own blood is taken in order to extract the platelets from it. This is done by placing it in a centrifuge machine and spinning it at a high speed. Doing this will separate the components from one another. The red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets will all be separated. The platelets are then skillfully injected back into the body in the area in which treatment is needed.
The platelets will help restore fullness through collagen growth. It does so in a natural way. If fact, if you are looking for a natural way to get younger-looking skin, you should seriously consider PRP therapy. It is, quite frankly, hard to imagine a product that is more natural than one made from the patient’s own blood.
When PRP therapy is done, there is practically no risk of an adverse reaction. The only thing that is being injected into the body is a product that was already there. The therapy simply puts more of the body’s own platelets into the area that needs help. In this case, it is the skin that needs assistance producing what it needs to restore tightness.
If you want younger-looking skin but you are looking for a therapy that is virtually risk-free, you should ask our team at Med Spa 22 for more information about PRP therapy. You may discover that what you need to tighten your skin can be taken from your own blood. Contact us today to schedule a consultation at our medical spa in Fort Myers!