If you wish you could reduce scars or get wrinkles around your eyes and mouth to disappear, microneedling with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) may be the solution. The primary care team at YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O., offers microneedling with PRP at their clinic in Flower Mound, Texas. To learn more about microneedling with PRP, call or book an appointment online today.
Microneedling is a medical aesthetic procedure that rejuvenates your skin and minimizes signs of aging without surgery. Also known as collagen induction therapy, this noninvasive procedure uses tiny needles to create micro-punctures in your skin. The controlled wounds stimulate collagen production, which enhances your skin tone.
The team at YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O. uses the highest-quality instruments and techniques for microneedling, including the SkinPen®. The SkinPen is the first microneedling device cleared by the FDA.
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a rich source of healing growth factors that comes from your blood. The team at YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O. combines PRP with microneedling to accelerate your body’s natural healing process and minimize cellular damage.
First, your YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O. provider collects a small vial of your blood and processes it to make PRP. After processing, the PRP contains about 5-10 times as many growth factors as normal blood.
When they combine PRP with microneedling, your skin absorbs the healing components from your blood. The growth factors trigger your body to create new collagen and healthy skin cells.
The team at YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O. uses microneedling with PRP to improve the overall texture of your skin and reduce the appearance of various skin imperfections, including:
Certain types of wrinkles, such as crow’s feet and frown lines, may require a different treatment, like Botox®.
First, your YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O. provider carefully evaluates your skin. They listen to you describe your aesthetic concerns and desired outcome. Then, they develop a personalized treatment plan to address your specific needs.
Every patient is unique, but most people see results with three treatments spaced 30 days apart. The procedure usually takes about an hour, including the time it takes to prepare the PRP and the microneedling itself.
Afterward, you may have some redness or minor discomfort in the treatment area. This minor side-effect should fade within a few days.
To find out if microneedling with PRP is right for you, call YZ Healthcare; Javaria Jabeen D.O., or book an appointment online today.