The extracted blood is put through a centrifuge that separates and concentrates it. The resulting serum can have four times more growth factor than the original blood.
No. The micro-needles that are used to deliver Factor4 barely break the skin. This is considered a minimally invasive procedure. A topical anesthetic is used to help the patient stay comfortable during the procedure. Sometimes, Factor4 can be delivered via direct injection.
Before the blood sample is collected, make sure that you’re hydrated. More serum can be produced when you have enough water in your system. Drink up to a gallon of water the day before the procedure, and limit your alcohol consumption. Follow the treatment plan which can make Factor4 work as effefectively as possible for you.
Factor4 can be used for genetic hair loss or thinning for men and women.
There are two options. We recommend 6 or 12 PRP sessions + 1 Factor4 session or alternatively you can get 4 treatments of Factor4 only, approximately 2-3 weeks apart.
Yes. We recommend Factor4 in conjunction with a take home kit involving copper peptide. The take home kit can be important to continue stimulating your hair follicles which can promote healing and encourage hair growth.
Factor4 is can be used to improve the appearance of scars, large pores, dull skin, wrinkles and fine lines.
Many people use Factor4 treatments on the décolletage, face and hands. It can also be used to address crepey skin around the knees and elbows. Factor4 can also be an effective treatment for hair regrowth.
Most people can treat skin problems with four treatments of Factor4 at weekly or bi-weekly intervals.
You might experience some redness or irritation after the treatment. It usually subsides within a day or two. However, there is a very low risk of side effects from this treatment because the compound is made from your own blood.
Disclaimer: We are all unique. This means that treatment plans, the results, down time and recovery following treatment will vary from patient to patient. The information presented on this website should be used as a guide only.