These lasers are now the treatment of choice for a no down time. Skin
resurfacing to treat fine wrinkles, stretch marks, pores, acne and acne
scars. The laser emits an intense beam of light to heat the underlying
levels of the skin (the dermal layer) without directly affecting the top
layer of the skin (the epidermis). This will stimulate production of
collagen, the matrix of the skin, and improve texture and fine lines. In
acne, the laser helps clear bacteria, and improves the function of oil
area shows no sign after treatment, or it may be red for 1-2 days and needs to
be protected from sun during healing. A sun block of 30 SPF of higher should be
applied daily to the treated area to prevent the chance of increased
pigmentation. We recommend a series of 3-4 treatments of 2-4 week intervals in
order to obtain the desired result.
types including patients with dark skin can be treated with this modality.