“Fractional Co2” Laser
What is fractional co2 laser treatment?
Fractional carbon dioxide (CO2) lasers are one of the latest advances in non-surgical skin rejuvenation treatments. The CO2 laser has the longest wavelength of all the lasers & can be used safely on darker skin types with appropriate adjustments.
The Fractional C02 Laser Resurfacing removes layers of skin tissue in a fractionated method. It removes columns of skin, leaving the skin surrounding each column intact to aid in healing.
What are the Uses of Fractional Co2 laser?
It reduces age-spots / sun freckles, lentigines, uneven coloration, skin laxity & dull tone.
- It produces great results in improvement of scarring (Sp. Acne Scars) & fine wrinkles.
- It is an “In-office procedure” that requires pre and post-treatment medications to ensure proper healing.
- The skin will continue to improve for a period of 3 months following the procedure provided proper skincare.
During the first 24 hours after treatment, your skin may feel as if sunburned. Then, your skin will peel for 2-7 days.
Ice packs are used for the first 8 hours after the treatment.
How long does it take to recover after the session?
Recovery time takes from 10 – 14 days.