Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapies
Hollywood’s beauty secret comes to Canton at Cass Clinical MedSpa.
Platelet-rich plasma is blood plasma to which platelets, your body’s natural clotting agents, have been added. Hollywood’s beauty secret comes to Canton at Cass Clinical MedSpa.
Here’s how it works: we prepare plasma in a centrifuge from a few tubes of your blood (drawn ahead of time). After the plasma has been centrifuged, we inject the plasma into tissue, a process that releases growth factors rebuild your cells from the inside.
Several studies have shown that platelet-rich plasma injections have helped heal injuries to the elbow, wrist, shoulder, hip, knee, ankle and more. Some studies indicate that PRP may also help with osteoarthritis.
In the skin, studies show significant increase in fibroblast activity, collagen production, and regenerative cell healing.
Side effects are minimal, if at all, because the treatment uses your own blood—which you should have no reaction to. You may need to rest immediately following the procedure, however.
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