Laser Facial Resurfacing
Provides facial rejuvenation by improving the appearance and texture of the skin.
Burns or injuries caused by the laser’s heat, scarring, abnormal changes in skin color, flare-up of viral infections (cold sores) and rarely, other infections.
The patient may return to work after approximately two weeks. Activities that are more strenuous may be resumed after four to six weeks. Complete fading of redness can take up to six months. The patient should avoid ultraviolet light exposure for three to six months. The use of sun blocks that contain UVA and UVB protection is very helpful and strongly recommended.
Long lasting, but this procedure does not stop the aging process. New wrinkles and expression lines may form as the skin continues to age.