PRP Hair restoration in NYC
Hair loss solutions
Non surgical Hair Restoration in NYC
How to get Fuller and Thicker Hair for men and women
PRP + ACell treatment for hair regrowth and strength
Signs of hair loss and hair thinning can be very socially disabling and embarrassing to both women and men alike. Men feel empowered and women feel sexy with great hair, and once that feeling is gone, depression, diminished sex life and social avoidance begin to develop.
PRP + ACell is the latest non invasive hair restoration treatment designed to target female and male hair loss. It is non invasive and delivers proven results. It is quite less expensive compared to hair transplant and the best thing is that it leaves No Scars and has NO side effects. It is 100 % Natural.
What is ACell?
It’s a specially formulated product which carries unique properties to enhance the body’s ability to regenerate and repair itself. When ACell is combined with PRP, it delivers even greater result.
How does PRP and A cell work?
Platelets are a natural source of growth factors which act as stem cells when introduced into new surrounding tissues. Platelets and growth factors start stimulating new blood vessel growth, new hair follicle formation and new collagen, which is transformed into hair. When PRP is combined with ACell framework, it helps by providing nourishment and support for the new and existing hairs.
What are my non surgical hair loss treatment options?
There are only few proven methods on the market:
-Monoxifil (Rogaine) comes in a topical spray or cream and requires twice a day daily application.
-Finasteride (Propecia) is an oral tablet taken daily to enhance hair growth. It does carry a small risk of sexual dysfunction by lowering sex drive in both males or females.
-Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is an all natural, non surgical treatment for hair thinning with long lasting results
What are my surgical hair loss treatment options?
Today, there are pretty much 2 surgical procedures offered. Not one is superior to the other. It requires an expert evaluation and the right candidate selection to produce great results and satisfied clients.
Neograft (follicular unit transplantations) is a method of transplanting each hair follicle one by one, it is done manually by an expert and usually takes hours or days to complete. The duration and the price depends on the amount of hair follicles that need to be transplanted. The average cost can range from $5000 to $25000 depending on the area.
Hair graft (hair grafting) is a surgical procedure where a patch of actual skin with attached hair is surgically removed from one area (usually the back of the head) and transplanted most commonly to the front of the head, where first signs of hair loss begin. It is less time consuming, but does result in a linear scar where it was removed. The usual cost is between $10000 to $30000.
How do I know which option is best for my hair concern?
It is important to find an experienced physician who can educate about all modalities currently available on the market. Expert consultation provided by Dr. Avaliani will include a detailed physical exam and history questionnaire, in order to exclude any other potential causes, such as hormones, stress, diet, or medications. It is recommended to come to a consultation with a list of current medications and recent blood work results.
Is ACell treatment FDA approved?
Yes, ACell has been introduced and approved for use on the US market since 2008. It’s first introduction was in the filed of tissue reconstructive surgery.
Is ACell treatment FDA “Approved” for hair restoration use?
FDA did not specifically issue a statement regarding ACell use for hair restoration. It simply approved the use of the product for physicians and leaves it up to their professional discretion and expertise to apply it’s use elsewhere, in an example like hair restoration.
Off label use absolutely does not mean experimental use and this needs to be clearly communicated. The product is completely safe and most importantly approved by the FDA to be sold in US only to physicians for their use.
Does PRP+ ACell treatment hurt?
It’s a very comfortable and tolerable injection treatment.There is zero discomfort and you may feel slight stinging sensation. Topical as well as oral discomfort measures are provided if needed and requested. Injections are performed with Cryo air chiller to numb the area.
What can I expect during my PRP treatment?
Dr. Avaliani will draw blood from your vein and start processing it to make the PRP concentrate. The consents will be signed and photographs taken. While the PRP is being prepared, the treatment ares will be cleansed and prepped. The injection treatment typically lasts about 5-7 minutes, depending on how large the treatment area is.
How long does PRP treatment take?
The treatment takes about 30-45 minutes.
How many sessions do I need?
For optimal results, 4 treatment sessions spaced 1 month apart are recommended, followed by maintenance regimen every 6 months with a single treatment.
How much does PRP hair treatment cost?
The answer depends on the size of the treatment area. Formal in person consultation is required to determine if you are a candidate and design the treatment plan. Dr. Avaliani will design an individualized treatment plan at the time of your consultation. Please call the office to schedule your consultation today.
How soon will I notice results after PRP treatment?
Hair growth cycle is a slow process and as such the results take time to prove. On average, it takes anywhere between 4-12 months to see results and individual results vary.
How long do results of PRP last for?
Based on numerous discussions and publications, if the treatment was done by an experienced physician, the benefits of the treatment should last as long as maintenance is continued. Nothing lasts forever and maintenance is the key. It is advised to maintain results by having one maintenance therapy every 6 months for optimal and long lasting results.
What is the down time after the PRP treatment?
There is no downtime after PRP. Because this procedure involves cleaning of scalp and injection into it, it it recommended that the hair not to be washed for 24 hrs after the procedure.
What are adverse effects after PRP treatment?
None!. Most commonly reported side effects were transient redness, puffiness and soreness.