You may have heard or seen photos about the newest advancement in cosmetic medicine technology called the Vampire Facelift®. It has received widespread media attention because it uses your own blood in addition to dermal filler for the most natural way to achieve youthful and more voluminous skin. In other words, your own body is producing the cellular growth of new skin, new collagen, and new blood flow. The combination of dermal filler (to create a natural shape) and PRP done in a specific way makes the Vampire Facelift® unique.
The Vampire Facelift® has become popular with many celebrities and now is becoming more and more common among everyday people who wish to avoid surgery yet still obtain a youthful and healthy look.
What is the Vampire Facelift®?
The Vampire Facelift® is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure used to enhance volume, elasticity and natural shape in the face by injecting a combination of dermal filler with PRP in specific areas with special techniques (see “What is PRP?). The goal is to attain healthy, youthful, and rejuvenated skin, without the downtime. PRP and its healing properties are used to harness your own body’s healing and regenerative properties. The Vampire Facelift® is an office procedure, and results can be experienced on the same day, with continual benefit of skin regeneration lasting for months – even over a year – after the procedure. Only licensed providers of the Vampire Facelift® know the trade secrets of this procedure.
The Vampire Facelift® is a procedure, not a product. As described by Dr. Runels who designed and trademarked the procedure.
The 3 “ingredients” of the Vampire Facelift® are:
- Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) combined with…
- A traditional dermal filler, using…
- Specific techniques (trade secrets) of injection of BOTH the PRP and the dermal filler to create a younger looking face while still keeping the shape natural.