Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing uses laser technology to revitalize your skin, to fade pigmented lesions, and to reduce scarring. New collagen is stimulated to eliminate fine lines and wrinkles. This process tightens skin producing a more youthful, healthier appearance.
Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing
Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing is the newest and most widely accepted tool for diminishing the signs of skin aging and sunspots. Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing is a process that treats mild to moderate wrinkles, sun damage, age spots, pigmented lesions, and acne scars, whether on the face, neck, chest, or hands. This process gives effective, safe results for individuals who don’t want the expense, downtime, and pain of surgery.
How it works
The benefits are as follows:
- Specialize in treating deeper acne scars and wrinkles
- Only one treatment is most often needed
- Treat the entire layer of skin, rather than just a targeted area
Frequently Asked Questions about Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing
- Benefits of Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing
- Will I have any effects after the treatment?
- What about brown spots?
- Do I need to stay out of the sun?
- What results should I expect?
When the skin has healed, Fractional CO2 laser resurfacing can produce a significant reduction in sun damage, freckling, fine lines, and wrinkles, and a noticeable improvement in skin tone, texture, and elasticity. If sun exposure is avoided and proper skin care is maintained, the skin will continue to improve for approximately six months after the procedure. In some cases, it may take even longer to reach maximum results.
After the treatment you may experience some swelling or redness and some subtle shedding of brown spots for a few days.
Brown spots will darken over the next few days, then lighten and shed.
You’ll need to stay out of the sun or UV rays for several days following your treatment. It’s a good idea to always wear good sunblock and avoid excessive UV exposure prevent more signs of aging.
Results include a more even skin tone and a brighter glow. The improvement from even 1 IPL treatment is visible within one week.