Platelet rich plasma has been utilized in hair restorations surgery since 2004 and its role is expanding as more physicians understand the benefits in this surgical procedure. While still experimental, the use of PRP in patients as an adjunct treatment to thicken hair is gaining popularity and has been used since 2007. Double randomized independent studies are ongoing to further evaluate the efficacy of its use for this purpose, but because it is autologous (same donor) it is a safe therapy.
Birth Tissue, Inflammation & Hair RegenerationInflammation causes acceleration of male and female pattern hair loss and is the common thread with all autoimmune hair loss diseases like Alopecia Areata (AA), Discoid Lupus (DL), lichen planopilaris (LPP) and other cicatricial alopecia’s.[…]
What are Exosomes and what do they do?Exosomes or Extracellular Vesicles (EVs) are primarily used in cell signaling and are found in all bodily fluids. Cells communicate with each other using cytokines these are proteins that are excreted by one cell and tell another cell what to do and “home in on sites of injury or disease”.[…]
A Consumer’s Guide to Biologics and Hair Regeneration: Biologic Experience CountsGreco Medical Group (GMG) is conducting IRB level studies utilizing “Umbilical Cord Tissue” Medicinal Signaling Cells (MSC’s) to evaluate their effectiveness regenerating hair follicles. […]
PRP TREATMENT WITH DR JOSEPH GRECO
November 2015 | www.womenshairlossproject.com