The 411 on Stem Cells & Growth Factors: Stem Cells in Aesthetic MedicineIs there a place for Stem Cells in Aesthetic Medicine?
Many skincare companies have been utilizing stem cells topically in their products; however, they are often sourced from plants or bacteria. Stem cells sourced from plants or bacteria are not derived from the human body and therefore are not as easily recognized by our skin and body. This results in a less significant effect in the skin. The future of stem cells cosmetically will likely be the injection of it into our faces almost as commonly as Botox is today. Injected stem cells can replace tissue loss and provide a direct source for critical growth factors.