Frequently Asked Questions About Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facial

What Is A Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facial?

PRP facials are medical, rather than cosmetic procedures used to stimulate collagen production. Your medical team in Boca Raton first takes a small sample of your blood. Then they twist it in a centrifuge to extract protein-rich plasma and platelets. Finally, they concentrate the sample, creating what is known as platelet-rich plasma (PRP) Boca Raton.

How Long Will a Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facial Last?

While filler treatments such as Botox break down with time, the positive effects of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) facials last as long as 18 months to 2 years.

How Often Should I Have a PRP Facial?

The average individual requires somewhere between 3 to 6 treatments and each Revivify Hydro Microdermasion facial is done approximately 4 weeks apart.

Are There Any Side Effects to Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facials?

After Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facials in Boca Raton, some report feeling as if their face was sunburned, looking pink and slightly swollen. This usually stops after 2 to 3 days. Others have been known to experience bruising, discomfort, irritation and feeling tender at the sites of treatment.

Am I A Good Candidate For a Revivify Platelet-Rich (PRP) Facial?

There are few contraindications to this type of facial treatment, therefore most individuals are good candidates.

It is not recommended if you:

  • scar easily
  • use or have recently used Accutane for acne
  • are pregnant
  • have certain skin conditions, including rosacea and eczema on the face
  • skin radiation has been experienced within last 12 months