Hair loss can be attributed to many factors, including spot baldness or alopecia, hypotrichosis of the eyebrows or hair loss due to various metabolic conditions. Premature baldness becomes a big issue for both males and females who are suffering from it because it is difficult to hide, and it affects your self-esteem.
Understanding the Life Cycle of Human Hair
Hair undergoes three phases: anagen or growing phase, catagen or the resting phase and telogen or the dying phase. Due to the constant cycle, your current crop of human hair are not all the same age nor are they at the same growth phase.
What is PRP and PRP Therapy?
Platelet rich plasma treatments are used in various applications in the fields of dentistry, opthalmology and a number of surgical specializations. The patients’ own platelets are combined with other growth factors to make an injectable that will be used at the treatment site.
As a hair loss treatment, PRP therapy calls for processing the patient’s blood at high speeds to yield a higher volume of platelets loaded with growth and healing factors. Other factors that enhance hair regrowth are also added to create a biomatrix that heals and repairs damaged tissues.