New Treatment May Regrow and Thicken Hair Without Surgery

PRP works by injecting the platelets from the patient's own blood directly into the scalp, saying they contain growth factors that stimulate the regrowth and thickening of hair follicles. Dr. McGrath has been using PRP with ACell MatriStem a “porcine urinary bladder matrix,” derived from pig bladder cells, that has proven to be very helpful in wound healing. Wound healing has been at the forefront of research into hair cloning and hair follicle regeneration. Learn more.