Vampire Facial/Plasma Needling
What is vampire facial or plasma needling?
Vampire facial or plasma needling is a minimal invasive aesthetic medical procedure which include microneedling and PRP (platelet-rich plasma) therapy.
How vampire facial works?
Microneedling – When the needle tip makes contact with the skin, the needles create tiny puncture in the skin’s surface, causing micro-trauma. That micro trauma induces an immune response and subsequently, the creation of new healthy collagen. The punctures also act as micro-channels that carry topical nutrients used during the treatment deep into skin layers for an increased effect.
PRP – PRP contains several different growth factors and other cytokines that can stimulate healing of soft tissue. It has stimulating effects on fibroblasts, cells and stemcells.
What are the indications of vampire facial?
• Skin rejuvenation or face rejuvenation.
• Hyper and hypotrophic scars.
• Stretch marks.
• Hair fall or loss.
• Fine lines & wrinkles.
• Anti ageng.
• Androgenetic alopecia.
• Wound healing.
What are the cantraindications of vampire facial?
• Active infection on treatment site.
• Bleeding disorders.
• Keloidal tendency.
• Uncontrolled diabetes.
How much time required to do the procedure?
On an average 45 to 60 minutes.
How much gap require between two vampire facial procedure?
Between 4 to 6 weeks.
How many sittings required?
6 to 8 sittings.
Do I require touch up procedure?
Yes, if want to maintain desired effects.
Is It painful?
Not much, after applying anaesthetic cream you hardly feel pain.
Is the result permanent?
Yes, for scar marks. No for skin rejuvenation.
Which are the areas we can treat with vampire facial procedure?
Mainly face but can be done almost all area of body like- neck, hands, abdomen and any kind of scars like acne scars, post surgical scars, accident scar and stetch marks.
What care require before and after procedure?
After vampire facial skin will be much more sensitive. It is best to wear sunscreen and creams prescribed by doctor at all times after the procedure. Irritating products like glycolic acids, Retinoid products, Alpha Hydroxi Acid or fragranced creams and lotions are typically avoided right after the procedure.
How much will be recovery time?
3 to 5 days.
Can we combine vampire facial with other procedures?
Yes following can be combined with vampire facial –
• Thread Lift.
What are the side effects of procedure?
Minimal side effects like- pain, redness, swelling. But all side effects can be minimized with medication prescribed by doctor.