HOW DOES FRACTIONAL LASER SKIN RESURFACING WORK?
Laser energy microbeams are used to create areas of affected tissue in the dermis and epidermis. These areas are surrounded by healthy tissue and the body’s natural healing process replaces the affected tissue, resulting in healthier, younger looking skin.
WHAT CAN BE TREATED WITH FRACTIONAL LASER?
The Emerge® laser can improve a multitude of skin flaws on the face and body. It targets age spots, sun damage, skin tone, hormonal pigmentation, skin texture, wrinkles, surgical scars, acne scars an stretch marks.
HOW DO I KNOW IF I’M A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR LASER SKIN RESURFACING?
Laser skin resurfacing works on many skin types, including very light and very dark skin. It is a flexible, well-tolerated and easy treatment with no to minimal downtime.
HOW LONG DOES THE TREATMENT TAKE?
Most treatments last less than an hour. Depending on the condition being treated, a single session or a series of progressive treatments are needed.
HOW QUICKLY WILL I RECOVER?
The downtime after an Emerge® laser treatment is none to very little. The skin normally stays red for a few hours afterwards. Normal activities can usually be resumed on the same day.
DOES IT HURT?
Depending on the options the doctor selects, most people feel minimal discomfort during and after treatment.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT AFTER TREATMENT?
Depending on the treatment, you can expect a temporary redness, warmth and swelling at the treatment site, which typically lasts a few hours to a few days.