Benefits and Side-effects of Under-Eye PRP Treatment

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Additionally, it can be a sign of an underlying health issue, such as allergies or lack of sleep, which can further exacerbate the frustration.

Lastly, puffed eyes are difficult to conceal with makeup, leading to further frustration for those who want to hide them.

What is under-eye PRP treatment?

PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) under-eye treatment, also known as Vampire Facial or Vampire Facelift, involves using the patient’s own blood to rejuvenate the skin under the eyes.

The treatment is gaining popularity due to its effectiveness in reducing the appearance of 下垂眼 [drooping eyes], dark circles, fine lines, and wrinkles.

The treatment involves taking a small amount of the patient’s blood, which is then spun in a centrifuge to separate the platelet-rich plasma from the rest of the blood.

This concentrated plasma is then injected into the skin around the eyes, where it helps to repair damaged tissue and promote the growth of new cells.

The growth factors in the plasma also help to increase blood flow to the area, which can reduce inflammation and puffiness, and improve the overall appearance of the skin.

Benefits of under-eye PRP treatment:

1. Reduces dark circles

It can help reduce the appearance of dark circles under the eyes by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin.

2. Reduces fine lines and wrinkles

The treatment can also help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by promoting the production of new skin cells.

3. Improves skin texture

It can improve the overall texture of the skin under the eyes, making it smoother and firmer.

4. Minimal downtime

The treatment is a non-surgical and minimally invasive procedure that requires minimal downtime.

5. Long-lasting results

PRP under-eye treatment can provide long-lasting results, with improvements in skin texture and appearance continuing for up to a year after treatment.

Side effects of under-eye PRP treatment:

1. Bruising and swelling

Patients may experience bruising and swelling around the treated area, which usually subsides within a few days.

2. Discomfort

It can cause discomfort during and after the procedure, although this can be managed with the use of local anaesthesia.

3. Infection

There is a small risk of infection associated with any injection or invasive procedure, but this can be minimized by ensuring that the treatment is carried out in a sterile environment.

4. Allergic reactions

In rare cases, patients may experience allergic reaction to the PRP solution or other components of the treatment.

5. Unsatisfactory results

Although under-eye PRP treatment is generally effective. However, some patients may not achieve the desired results.

Under-eye PRP treatment is a safe and effective way to rejuvenate the skin under 眼紋 [eye lines] with minimal side effects.

Make sure to consult with a qualified and experienced practitioner to determine if the treatment is suitable for you. Even discuss any concerns you may have about the procedure.