Dr. Dawn Ericsson, M.D.
Dr. E’s Women’s Health Update: Can you have healthier, tighter skin thanks to a… vampire?
Despite its name, a Vampire Facial may be the route to rejuvenation of your skin, without surgery.
We all want to look our best, but as we age so does our skin. Left untreated, skin will wrinkle and sag, or form baggy pouches. Nobody woman wants that. But going to the extreme of cosmetic surgery is not everyone’s first choice. There is another treatment that show excellent promise – despite its rather ominous name!
The ”Vampire Facial,” more technically known as a platelet-rich plasma (PRP) facial, is a cosmetic procedure that involves using the patient’s own blood to promote skin rejuvenation and improve overall skin texture and tone. While individual results may vary, the Vampire Facial is believed to offer several benefits for females seeking to enhance their skin health and appearance. Some of the reported benefits of the Vampire Facial include: