A 23-year-old male asked:
does prp treatment effective for growth of hair on men scalp?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Dermatology 40 years experience
Maybe: Platelet rich plasma is thought to have growth factors and cytokines that rejuvenate skin and perhaps hair follicles and matrix. As mono therapy it probably isn't so great but it may help hair transplantation Propecia (finasteride) or Minoxidil work better.
Anti-Aging Medicine 24 years experience
Platelet Rich Plasma: Very effective for hair regrowth at this point.
Several research studies confirm this.
J Cutan Aesthet Surg. 2014 Apr;7(2):107-10.
Platelet-rich plasma in androgenic alopecia: myth or an effective tool.
Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:760709. Epub 2014 May 6.
The effect of autologous activated platelet rich plasma (AA-PRP) injection on pattern hair loss: clinical and histomorphometric..
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