You should not have PRP therapy done if you have:

  • Abnormal platelet function
  • Active Systemic Infection
  • Active cancer
  • Low-platelet count
  • Severe anemia

Pre Treatment

  • Wash hair thoroughly the night before your appointment.
  • Do not apply any product or sprays in the hair or on the scalp.
  • Avoid NSAIDS for 1 week (Advil, Aleve, Ibuprofen, Naproxen, Aspirin, Voltaren)
  • Certain nutritional supplements such as Gingo, Garlic, vitamin E/A, Flax Oil, Curcumin and other anti-inflammatory nutrients should also be avoided

Post Treatment

  • Do not touch, press, rub, or manipulate the treated area(s) for at least 8 hours after your treatment.
  • Do not wash hair, get hair wet, or apply products for 24 hours.
  • Avoid saunas, steam, swimming for 2 days after your treatment.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise, heat and sun exposure for 2 days afterwards.
  • Avoid NSAIDS for 1 week (Advil, Aleve, Ibuprofen, Naproxen, Aspirin, Voltaren). Tylenol is ok to use for discomfort.
  • It is normal to experience bruising, redness, itching, swelling, and/or soreness that may last from 2-5 days following your treatment.
  • Do not apply ice to the treated area.

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