The cost for Selphyl will be discussed at the time of the pre-operative visit.
Because your own blood is being used, there is little risk of infection or allergic reactions.
There is virtually no recovery time.
You may experience mild swelling or bruising that will subside in a day or two. To reduce swelling, you should apply cold compresses.
A small sample of your blood is collected then centrifuged to separate the platelets from the red and white blood cells. The platelets are then treated to form a fibrin gel that traps the platelets. The gel is then injected into the treatment area.
If needed, a local anesthetic will be used.
Patients of all ethnicities are candidates for Selphyl, with a few exceptions. These exceptions include patients with a history of blood clotting issues, patients on blood thinners, and those with active skin infections.
Selphyl platelet rich plasma treatment can treat wrinkles, acne scars, as well as provide skin rejuvenation.