PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) is a natural body filler
Vampire Filler Treatment in NYC
It’s a miracle product that contains stem cells and growth factors designated to restore and rejuvenate tissues. What is even more amazing is that it’s 100% natural and carries no side effects of an allergic reaction or contamination.
Dr. Avaliani is an expert physician who has done a lot of scientific research to develop a unique protocol to achieve the highest PRP concentration possible. She will gladly provide scientific data if desired during your consultation. Dr. Avaliani believes in fundamental understanding of human biology and science and its application to deliver outstanding cosmetic results for her clients.
What is Vampire Filler?
It’s a combination treatment of PRP and microneedling technique. Microneedling creates small pores in the skin surface to allow PRP to penetrate deeper into the skin layer and activate the tissues.
What is microneedling?
Eclipse MicroPen® Elite Micro-Needling is a new innovation in aesthetic medicine used to create controlled micro-injuries to the skin in order to aid in the production of collagen and elastin. The new boost of collagen thickens the skin, thus softening the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
What can Vampire Filler Treat?
- Acne scars
- Surgical scars
- Smile lines
- Lip lines
- Stretch marks
- Hair loss
- Hair thinning
- Skin discoloration
- Saggy skin
- Under eye circles
- Under eye bags
Is PRP new?
No, PRP has been on the market for the past 10 years and was first introduced in the filed of dentistry and orthopedic surgery. After many years of proven results in tissue, muscle and bone remodeling, it has been introduced to cosmetic surgery field with phenomenal results.
It is a miracle worker but it requires a n experienced physician to know how to handle the product.
How does it work?
Platelets are a natural source of growth factors which act as stem cells when introduced in the surrounding tissues. They work by stimulating new collagen formation, tightening skin, minimizing wrinkles, decreases appearance of scars, and even restore male and female hair loss.
Benefits of PRP
|Collagen Stimulating Growth Factor||Stimulates keratinocyte and fibroblast production.|
|IL, Macrophages, Keratinocytes, Endothelial Cells, Lymphocytes, Fibroblasts, Osteoblasts, Basophils, Mast Cells||Induces collagen production for healthy cell production and repair of damaged tissues.|
|Keratinocyte Growth Factor (KGF)||Optimize conditions for healing and the generation of new skin.|
|Transforming Growth Factor (TGF)
|Promotes growth of new blood vessels.|
|Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF)||An important signaling protein involved in both vasculogenesis and angiogenesis that may help the growth of blood vessels from pre-existing vasculature.|
|Fibroblast Growth Factor (FGF)||Promotes the intricate process of tissue repairing itself after injury.|
|Platelet-Derived Growth Factor (PDGF)
|Attracts macrophages and fibroblasts to the zone of injury. Promotes collagen growth and proteoglycan synthesis.|
Does PRP treatment hurt?
No, there is virtually no pain, except maybe a small discomfort from blood drawing procedure.
What can I expect during my PRP treatment?
Dr. Avaliani will draw blood from your vein and start processing it to make PRP concentrate.
While the blood is being prepared, she will prepare the area to be treated by applying topical numbing cream or injecting numbing medication. Once the PRP is ready, it is first injected and then activated with microneedling treatment.
How long does PRP treatment take?
The treatment takes about 1 hour. It usually requires about 30 min for numbing to take effect and PRP to be prepared. The other 30 min are designated for injection and microneedling treatment.
How many sessions do I need?
It has been shown that at least 3 sessions are required to achieve the long sustaining results.
Facial Treatments can be spaced 2-4 weeks apart, but Hair restoration treatments are spaced 4 weeks apart.
When will I notice results after PRP treatment?
Most clients start seeing results few days after the first treatment.
What is the down time after the PRP treatment?
There is usually no downtime after the procedure. There might be initial redness and swelling, but is is transient and resolves the same evening.
Will I have bruising after PRP treatment?
There is virtually no bruising associated with your treatment as Dr. Avaliani uses Accuvein technology to directly visualize blood vessels during her injections.
What are adverse effects after PRP treatment?
None!. Most commonly reported side effects were transient redness, puffiness and soreness.