Dr. Jennifer Ahdout was featured on Buzzfeed for the popular Vampire Facial treatment. The Vampire Facial is a microneedling treatment with PRP. Buzzfeed delivers the latest in social news and entertainment. Be sure to view the link for full video down below.
First, the patient's blood is drawn and spun in a centrifuge. The blood is separated from the plasma which is used as serum for the face during the treatment. The microneedling device creates micro--channels which allow the PRP (platelet rich plasma) to penetrate. This stimulates collagen production and improves skin texture. A series of treatments can be recommended per patient after a thorough skin evaluation with the doctor.