What is the PRGF?
Nowadays, it’s the most famous technique of aesthetic medicine. It is the star treatment for facial rejuvenation antiaging. The PRGF (“Plasma Rich in Growth Factors”) is a new technique that enables to isolate and use the factors of growth (protein) present in the blood to stimulate and accelerate the regeneration of the skin. Reduces wrinkles and increases the thickness, smoothness and brightness of the skin, achieving a more youthful appearance.
What is this treatment of aesthetic medicine about?
Before you start the service, it is necessary to clean the area that will be treated and apply an Anaesthetic ointment to avoid the possible inconvenience of the prick.
For obtaining plasma rich in growth factors we make a small blood removal and separates the plasma fractions by centrifugation controlled. “Plasma rich in growth factors” is then injected into skin of face, chest, neck and backs of the hands to stimulate its regeneration.
My daily activities will be altered?
After the treatment you can return to normal activity immediately. If you wish, you can soak up the Sun, always with Sun protection.
When the results are appreciated?
In 24 hours you will already see the first results. They are progressive and with each session you will appreciate better the alleviation of wrinkles and increasing the smoothness and brightness of the skin. The results of this innovative treatment of aesthetic medicine are kept for 6-9 months.
How many sessions are recommended?
The number of sessions and their frequency will depend on the degree of aging of the skin. Normally it is recommended to undergo a total of 3-4 sessions the first year and continue the maintenance treatment with two annual sessions during the following years. The aesthetic medicine service lasts one hour, approximately.
From what age it is advisable to perform this technique?
The PRGF can apply from 35 years old to slow down the aging process (prevention effects), and from 45, with regenerative and corrective purposes.
Does it have side effects?
Once the antiaging treatment is done, they may appear, temporarily, a slight redness, swelling or small bruises that can be perfectly camouflaged with makeup.
With wich other aesthetic medicine treatments can be combined?
Alternate different techniques produce better and longer lasting results because there is a synergy between them, since each treatment acts in a different way and a different level.
The technique of plasma rich in growth factors is often combined with other services of facial aesthetic medicine that you will find in our clinics Cànons Clinics, as they are the Mesoplasty, facial fillers and the IPL (intense pulsed light).