What is PRP Therapy?

PRP Therapy

The term PRP therapy is mainly associated with management attention and maintenance for hygiene and cosmetology involving the hair growing the scalp,
The term generally does not involve the facial and other body hair.

Clinic Chrysalis provides a range of highly potent Hair Treatments especially tailor made for both men and women.
Hair assessment by a renowned cosmetic surgeon is very essential to determine the location to remove the hair follicles for transplantation.
The doctor will finalize a location that is discreet and surrounded by other hair which will help cover up or hide the scar.

The Strip harvesting procedure will leave a big linear scar at the back of the head.
Or else, there will be many graft sites and multiple pencil-point scars that can be easily covered up with the help of other hair.

There are chances that a Flap surgery and scalp reduction will create considerable big scars that may become more evident if further hair loss is encountered.
The cosmetic surgeon will definitely guide and provide an indication of the likelihood or chances of any such occurrence.

PRP THERAPY (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy)

PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy) injection into the scalp with extremely thin needles is a proactive option for men and women with hair loss. The end result is a full healthier head of hair


Mesotherapy provides the right materials at the exact site where it is required (around the hair follicle) so that - The Hair follicle survives and grows ,Excess DHT hormone is neutralized ,Blood Circulation is stimulated
Mesotherapy consists of superficial microinjection into the middle layer of skin and virtually painless and safe

Who Needs It?/ Candidature For PRP Therapy

Candidature for PRP

PRP has been successfully used in medical disciplines for many years. Using PRP for Hair Treatment is personal decision and can be made after consulting experts. According to medical experts PRP procedure is natural as it harvests your own good cells from your scalp and injects into recipient area, So your own cells will not be rejected by your immune system.
You can use other medical therapies concurrently while undergoing PRP.

Eligibility to undergo a PRP THERAPY :

Any of the above mentioned reasons makes you a suitable candidate to undergo PRP THERAPY , But to be an eligible candidate for treatment you should also fulfill the following criteria:
Every cosmetic treatment involves certain risks. You should undergo a PRP THERAPY only if you feel that the particular PRP THERAPY will enhance your quality of life.
You shall be a good candidate for the PRP THERAPY if you are healthy, you have realistic expectations from the outcome of the treatment and you are aware of all the

risks associated with the procedure.

You cannot consider undergoing a cosmetic treatment if you have serious health issues like diabetes, heart diseases, high blood pressure, bleeding disorders like haemophilia or depression.
You shall not be a good candidate for the PRP THERAPY if you smoke or drink too much alcohol.
You should have positive attitude!
You expectations from the outcome of the treatment should be realistic.
You should be ready to miss at least a few weeks of normal activity.

Benefits Of PRP Therapy



Ageing is a natural process which everyone goes through. Visible wrinkles, fine lines, blemishes are signs of ageing. Such skin flaws makes you look tired or aged. But with PRP Therapy like suitable treatment one feels younger, healthier and rejuvenated.


Self Confidence is a tool that helps us face challenges and tackle problems in life, with great certainty. When you look good, you feel good which in turn increases your self confidence. It leads to greater willingness to try new things or open up in social situations. You become more willing and open to wearing certain clothes or participating in activities which you avoided prior to treatment, due to discomfort in your appearance.
Certain clinicians and psychologists feel, few corrections in your body parts, by cosmetic treatment can not only lead to emotional wellness but also enhanced mental health.


Studies do suggest that people that are more attractive benefit in their personal as well as professional lives.
Studies have also found, good looking people have a higher probability of getting promotions and making more salary.
A 2012 study published in Applied Financial Economics revealed that good looking real estate agents were able to sell properties at a higher price than agents that were average looking.

PRP Therapy Surgery Procedure

PRP Procedure

In the PRP procedure is your own good cells harvested from your scalp and injects into recipient area, So your own cells will not be rejected by your immune system.
Medical staff draw a sample of your blood, which is placed in a centrifuge, which spins around very fast, causing blood components to separate. Lab person can separate plasma and injects into recipient area.

Associated Risks

There is hardly any risk associated with this treatment
Few of the side effects are enlisted below:

1. Feeling of nausea or vomiting
2. pain
3. sensitivity
4. swelling
5. itching
6. redness near the treated area
7. bruising
8. bumps at the injection site
9. dark patches of skin
10. rash
11. infection
12. scars

Preparing For PRP Therapy Surgery

It is extremely important to meet the doctor before undergoing the therapy so as to be aware of the realistic outcome.
If you are considering PRP THERAPY , it is important to take the time to determine why you want the treatment in the first place. if you truly feel that this treatment will improve your quality of life, then you are a good candidate if you meet the aforementioned criteria.
Although having a PRP THERAPY is common for celebrities and those who work in the limelight, certain life circumstances can force you to go under the knife. Here are some medically-necessary reasons that require you to have PRP THERAPY .

Appropriate Consultation

The most appropriate way to consider your competency for any kind of cosmetic treatment is to schedule an appointment with a proficient doctor.
During the first encounter the doctor will try to understand why you feel the need to have a treatment and also what are your expectations from the outcome of the same.
The physician will evaluate your medical history; inquire about your current medication and medical condition. He should also be aware of everything you take, including vitamin supplements or herbal products since they might interfere with other medicines used during treatment. The doctor might ask you to perform blood tests and a few general lab tests to monitor your current health status.
The doctor will perform a physical exam, to have a close look at the skin, associated muscles and bones, their quality and the kind of changes that can be made. Surgeon might also suggest an additional surgery which will enhance or compliment your look,
and last but not the least; the physician will assess your mental fitness to check whether you are ready to undergo the treatment .


Sometimes the PRP doesn't produce the results the patient imagines. This gap between imagination and reality may frustrate patient.
Expecting unrealistic results, like the treatment will make you look like a Hollywood or Bollywood star and automatically solve all of your problems, can be a significant drawback to having cosmetic procedures.
To have a better experience, it is extremely important to consult a qualified doctor before planning the treatment and develop a rational idea of what the end result will look like.

Post Surgery Do's And Don'ts
Ask your doctor for better and suitable guidelines.

Seek Medical Help

1. Development of a temperature elevation exceeding 100 degrees.
2. An unusual amount of bleeding from the surgery area
3. Significant reinjury of the surgery area
4. A significant increase in pain even after taking your prescribed medication

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