Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP)

Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a concentrate of plasma proteins derived from the patient’s own blood.Blood is removed from the patient and put through a centrifuge to separate the red blood cells fromother components. The PRP can then be injected into various tissues.

PRP helps regrow scarred tissue, supports the growth of healthy cells and promotes vascularity andhealing. It is used for scarring, joint and tendon inflammation, facial rejuvenation, cosmetic purposesand to remove dark circles under the eyes.  

Sydney Skin and Vein Clinic provides this technology for skin conditions such as lichen sclerosis andother scarring skin conditions. Treatments are delivered ultrasound-guided which increases theaccuracy of the treatment.