Updated: Jul 22, 2018
In recent years this new technology has come to the fore and shows great promise. Along with the benefit of using your own tissue therefore eliminating allergies there is added intrigue of mobilizing your own stem cells for your benefit. The benefits to you are that platelet rich plasma can rejuvenate your skin improving textures and lines with a gradual natural change.
Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, was begun to improve wound healing. Laying a coating of this over an open wound will rapidly induce healing of the wound reducing time to clear. In recent years it has begun to be applied very successfully in speeding injury repair. So good is it that some countries have asked the International Olympic Committee to ban it as they feel it gives an unfair advantage to the athletes of those countries using it. This has recently been reversed.