Fraxel Restoration treatments
The Fraxel laser delivers thousands of microscopic laser beams that penetrate beneath the skin's surface to eliminate old, damaged skin cells. This stimulates the body's own natural healing process which replaces damaged skin with fresh, glowing, healthy skin.
Fraxel can be done on virtually any area of the body. Immediately following the treatment, skin is softer, brighter and more even in tone. Over the next 3-6 months, as deeper layers of the skin
Who is a good candidate for Fraxel?
- Patients who have sun damage, melasma or dark pigment on the face or body
- Patients with texture irregularities such as acne scars
- Patients with fine to deep facial lines and wrinkles
What can I expect after the treatment?
Generally, patients can experience some redness for several days. As skin heals, bronzing or peeling may occur. There is no wound care but patients may apply moisturizer and sun protection as instructed.
How many treatments are needed?
Everyone's skin is different, but typically patients with dark spots and melasma can expect great results even after one session. Patients with scarring, wrinkles or texture will benefit most from a series of treatments spaced 4 weeks apart.