Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a substance that is derived from the patient’s own blood, and reinjected after filtration and concentration, to sites of injuries or inflammation. In a few words, PRP is essentially a mixture of stem cells, protein and other important growth factors that can be injected directly to a site of injury or inflammation, delivering these important elements in quantity to trigger healing and repair.
PRP treatments are on the rise as their benefits are becoming clearer. They are already used for pain relief, promotion of hair growth on the scalp, alleviating chronic pain and reducing muscle stiffness and promotion of youthful skin. The prime benefits of PRP therapy is that is 100% natural, non-invasive and there is no surgery involved.