PRP

What is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)?

PRP therapy involves injecting a small amount of one’s own blood back into the skin in order to promote skin rejuvenation.

The blood is drawn and spun in a centrifuge to  retrieve the collagen and elastin stimulating factors.

What is PRP used for?

PRP is used to rejuvenate the skin and treat for multiple  concerns:

  • Fine lines and anti ageing

  • Minimise pores

  • Acne scarring

  • Improve skin texture and tone

  • Brighten skin complexion and treat pigmentation

  • Promote healing

  • Improve appearance of dark circles

  • Improve appearance of Stretch marks

  • Hair rejuvenation

How long does treatment take?

Once the consent process is completed, the treatment generally takes 45-60 minutes.

How long does the treatment last?

PRP requires a course of treatments.

It is recommended to have 3 treatments, spaced 4-6 weeks apart. 

After initial course of treatment, results can be maintained with 1 treatment yearly.

Is there any downtime?

PRP does not require any downtime, however it is important to note that swelling and bruising may be present for up to a week post treatment.

Aftercare

  • Keep the area clean and makeup free for 24 hours

  • Avoid exercise for the rest of the day

  • No waxing or facial treatments for 2 weeks

  • Wear sunscreen and avoid direct sun exposure to the treated area for 1 week.

SKINPEN

What is SkinPen?

SkinPen is a medical micro-needling device.

It is used as a collagen induction therapy, which stimulates the body’s natural wound healing response.

This promotes the production of collagen and Elastin in the skin.

What is SkinPen used for?

SkinPen is used to stimulate the production of collagen and elastin. This is a rejuvenating skin treatment for multiple skin concerns:

  • Fine lines and anti ageing

  • Minimise pores

  • Acne scarring

  • Improve skin texture and tone

  • Improve appearance of pigmentation

  • Improve appearance of stretch marks

  • Assist to improve appearance of rosacea

  • Thicken and tighten crepey skin

How long does treatment take?

Once the consent process is completed, the treatment generally takes 45-60 minutes

How long does the treatment last?

SkinPen requires a course of treatments.

It is recommended to have at least 3 treatments, spaced 4-6 weeks apart. 

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Is there any downtime?

SkinPen does not require any downtime, however it is important to note that swelling and redness may be present for 48-72 hours post treatment.

Aftercare

  • Keep the area clean and makeup free for 24 hours

  • Avoid exercise for the rest of the day

  • No waxing or facial treatments for 2 weeks

  • Wear sunscreen and avoid direct sun exposure to the treated area for 1 week.