Vampire Facial Treatment in Playa Vista, CA
WHAT KIND OF FACIAL?!
Yes, that’s right, a vampire facial.
Don’t worry. It’s totally safe.
A highly trained physician or dermatologist must perform a vampire facial treatment on you.
Now that we have your attention, let’s take a look at our complete guide to a vampire treatment in Playa Vista, CA.
What is a vampire facial treatment?
Also known as microneedling with platelet-rich plasma (PRP), this facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA, uses a small sample of your own blood. We separate the blood into its component parts using a centrifuge. Then your clinician injects the plasma into your face using very small needles, called microneedles, that prick the surface of your skin.
Why is this treatment called a vampire facial?
Because it uses your blood to heal your skin. A vampire facial in Playa Vista, CA, can help restore your skin and make it look younger.
What can a vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA help with?
Vampire facials can help with many things that need healing near or on the surface of your skin because it uses platelet-rich plasma and microneedling. It’s a non-invasive, non-surgical, and non-medicated treatment that fosters healing using your own body’s immune mechanism.
This treatment could work for:
- Fine lines on the face
- Wrinkles on their face
- Acne scars
- Scars from surgery
- Scars from accidents
Why use platelet-rich plasma (PRP) to help with a vampire facial in Playa Vista, CA?
PRP contains regenerative substances because your skin sends immune signals to the brain due to the microneedling. The injected platelets go to work to restore the affected area naturally. We try to trigger a restorative action at the same time we supply more of your body’s natural restoration platelets using very tiny wounds.
Who is an ideal candidate for a vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA?
You are a good candidate if you:
- Are 18 or older.
- Are in good health.
- Need a skin resurfacing treatment.
- Do not take blood-thinning medications, NAIDs, aspirin, or blood-thinning supplements like fish oil or vitamin K.
We will discuss your options and decide if you are an ideal candidate for vampire facial treatments in Playa Vista, CA.
What microneedling instrument do we use for a vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA?
We use the RejuvaPen NXT, a top microneedling product approved for use in the United States. These devices are extremely easy to use, cause little to no pain, and deliver the PRP treatment properly.
We take every precaution to sterilize the microneedling equipment correctly.
What should I do to prepare for my vampire facial in Playa Vista, CA?
Take these steps in the 24 hours before your vampire facial:
- Do not apply retinol products to your skin
- Do not have or take any auto-immune therapies
- Eat healthy
- Drink plenty of water
- Avoid prolonged exposure to sunlight
Cleanse your face and remove all makeup before you arrive
What happens during a vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA?
We follow these steps during your vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA:
- Draw your blood into a single, small vial.
- We put the sample into a centrifuge, where it separates out the platelets and plasma from the rest of the blood sample.
- We clean and disinfect the area to be treated.
- Our clinician applies a numbing agent to your skin to make sure you don’t feel any pain from the microneedling.
- We use very light pinpricks from the microneedling device, which barely punctures the skin, to gently send platelet-rich plasma into your skin.
How long does the vampire facial treatment appointment last?
About 45 minutes to an hour.
What do I do after my vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA?
Go about your normal day. Your skin may feel a little tender, but aside from that, you can perform normal activities.
Consider avoiding direct exposure to sunlight. Take it easy on that part of your face for a few days.
What are the side effects of vampire facial treatments in Playa Vista, CA?
Bruising and slight swelling from the microneedling, and that’s it.
When do I see results from vampire facial treatments in Playa Vista, CA?
You might see results in as little as one month.
Who can help me with a vampire facial treatment in Playa Vista, CA?
Discuss your options with True Jewel Cosmetic Center, providing vampire facials if you want to improve your skin and achieve better healing results.