PRP for Hair Loss Q & A

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WHAT IS PRP HAIR THERAPY FOR?
Thinning hair, breakage, and/or stunted hair growth.HOW LONG IS THE RECOVERY FROM PRP HAIR THERAPY?
The scalp will be tender for approximately 24 hours. Patients are instructed to not get their hair wet for 12 hours following their procedure and to not use hair products for 24 hours.

HOW MUCH DOES PRP FOR HAIR LOSS COST?
The initial cost is $1900 for two treatments which are typically done 4-8 weeks apart. Touch-ups are recommended every 6-12 months and cost $900 each.

WHAT KIND OF RESULTS CAN I EXPECT?
PRP hair therapy can stimulate hair follicles to produce longer, thicker and healthier hair fibers, which is typically noticeable within 8 weeks following treatment but may take 6-12 months for full hair loss improvement.

While it doesn’t actually regrow new hair, it works well to reverse the miniaturization of hair follicles, which often happens with male or female pattern hair loss. For patients with completely bald areas of the scalp, hair transplant surgery with NeoGraft or FUT will likely be required in place of PRP hair therapy or in addition to.

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Salt Lake City Facial Plastic Surgeon