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Genesis Laser Benefits:

  • Rosacea
  • Facial redness and fine vessels
  • Acne/Acne scarring
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Pore size
  • Surgical scarring
  • Sun damage
  • Facial Skin Rejuvenation

Get your Laser Genesis Treatment in NYC performed by World Renowned Dermatologist, Debra Jaliman, MD

Get your glow back! The Laser Genesis is an FDA-approved, gentle, non-ablative laser with no downtime. It reduces redness, improves skin tone and texture, and minimizes fine lines and pores. It penetrates the skin surface into the deeper skin called the dermis to stimulate collagen production and help elastin synthesis. It improves the appearance and depth of acne scars, fine capillaries, and discoloration from trauma or injury to the skin. It also improves skin imperfections and skin texture and radiance. Side effects are minimal, mostly redness which dissipates within minutes. This is laser therapy that is used on adults, both men and women, as it treats many skin issues and is gentle and painless.

Most patients experience no pain or discomfort from this treatment and describe it as a gentle, warming sensation and a little heat. Patients are immediately able to resume normal activities following treatment, with no visible downtime, swelling, or irritation. The complexion will gradually appear smoother and more youthful. It is one of the top requested lasers in Dr. Jaliman's office as it treats many skin concerns easily and effectively. Dr Jaliman has the necessary expertise and knowledge to determine the most suitable laser treatment for your unique requirements and to devise an individualized approach for your specific needs. She can evaluate the condition of your skin and determine the laser treatment that would be most beneficial for you and give you the correct advice for your face. Her team can take pre- and post-laser photos so that you can see the results from a course of treatments. Call our office at 212-517-8855 in Manhattan, New York to book an appointment at our state-of-the-art clinic for laser Genesis.

Do I need to go for multiple consultations to determine which laser to use?

If you go to a board-certified dermatologist who is familiar with multiple, laser modalities, they will direct you to the best laser for your skin type and skin problem.

Who is a good candidate for the Genesis laser?

This laser can effectively treat even the most deeply pigmented skin types, causing improvement in the texture and even the color.

When can a patient expect to notice improvements after the laser?

Following the third session, patients will begin to observe improvements in the treatment area. Most people are very content with these services.

Can anyone get the laser Genesis?

There are many lasers on the market, but this is the gentlest and most forgiving, so most people can tolerate this laser and see great benefits from it.

Can the laser Genesis be done anywhere?

The laser Genesis is such a forgiving laser, it can be done almost anywhere on the body because it is so gentle.

Can you use the laser Genesis if you're on antibiotics?

Antibiotics do not interfere with the laser Genesis.

Can the laser Genesis be used in addition to other lasers?

Sometimes the laser Genesis is used for redness on the face and the Revlite laser is used for brown discoloration.

Does the laser Genesis cause bumps on the face?

The laser Genesis just affects the color of the skin and the texture but it will not cause any bumps on your face.

Will the laser Genesis affect the volume of my face?

The laser Genesis will help the surface of your skin making it smoother and glow improve the redness but it will not affect the volume or your facial structure.

Will the laser Genesis stimulate bacteria on the skin surface?

The laser Genesis will not stimulate bacteria on the skin surface and in fact will help improve acne.

Can the Genesis laser be used with skin tightening?

The Genesis laser can be used on the same day as skin-tightening radiofrequency. They work together to address many anti-aging concerns. Using the two treatments together will have an additional effect and help rejuvenate your skin. One of the benefits is that this combination of technology can be used for any skin type.

Can the laser Genesis be used with fillers?

Fillers such as Restylane and Juvederm can be injected into the skin after the Genesis laser procedure.

Can the laser Genesis be used with facials?

Both of these treatments are very effective for the beauty and health of your skin but they should be separated by at least one week.

Can the Genesis laser be used with Botox or Dysport injections?

Botox or Dysport injections need to be given after the Genesis laser treatment.

What skin care products can be used after the Genesis laser?

It is essential to have a good skincare routine, especially as you age. It should become a way of life. Pick each product with care. Only use quality products. Use a moisturizer with hyaluronic acid, creams with squalane, glycerin, and ceramides for hydration, and to help surface dryness. Mild cleansers with these cleansing ingredients will also help to protect the skin barrier and the pH of the skin. Antioxidants in serums are beneficial. Ingredients such as argan oil, vitamin E, vitamin C, and other oils pose no problems. Avoid harsh chemicals in your skincare products that may dry out the skin and lead to irritation and redness. Avoid Retin-A or other strong ingredients such as acids for a week following the laser as they can cause irritation and inflammation to the skin.

Can makeup be applied after the Genesis laser?

Makeup or sunscreen can be applied immediately after the laser treatment.

How many sessions will I need of the laser Genesis treatment?

To achieve optimal results, a series of 4 to 6 laser treatments spaced 2 to 4 weeks apart is recommended. Following this initial treatment plan, maintenance sessions are advised every six months.

Can the Genesis laser be combined with IPL?

Sometimes, with rosacea treatment, we combine the two procedures to improve the appearance of the skin.

Is there any recovery for the Genesis laser?

This is a non-invasive laser, so there is no recovery for the Genesis laser, so there is no downtime. You can go about your daily activities, and no one will know that you have had treatment.

Is any anesthesia required for the Genesis laser?

There is no anesthesia, topical numbing cream or pain medications, or any drugs needed for this laser. The Zimmer Chiller Device is not needed as the laser is so gentle.

What areas are treated with the laser Genesis?

The face including the nose, cheeks, and forehead, and around the eyes, are often treated. The neck and chest are other areas of the body that are frequently treated. Hands can also be treated. This is a safe and effective laser that improves the color and texture of the skin.

Is there any risk of infection with the laser Genesis?

The laser Genesis does not break the skin, so there is a little risk of infection.

Do I have to avoid sun exposure?

It is crucial to apply sunscreen with a broad-spectrum SPF of 30 to 50, preferably containing zinc oxide. Sun protection is important, so it is beneficial to wear a hat with a brim measuring 2 inches. It is also recommended to steer clear of the midday sun between 10 AM and 3 PM.

Can a Genesis laser treat dark pigmentation?

Dark pigmentation or hyperpigmentation can be treated by other lasers, such as the Fraxel laser, the Limelight laser, Clear + Brilliant Permea, or the RevLite laser.

Can the Genesis laser treat blood vessels on my face?

If your blood vessels have an exceptionally delicate network, the Genesis laser will effectively treat them. Otherwise, you may require another laser called the Cool Glide laser.

Can I have a Genesis laser after a facelift?

It is best to wait six weeks after a facelift before getting the laser Genesis, even though high energy is not used.

Does the Genesis laser treat age spots?

The laser Genesis does not treat age spots. The Cutera Xeo AcuTip laser treats age spots.

Is it necessary to quit smoking to have the Genesis laser?

The laser is quite superficial, so there is no need to quit smoking.

Can home remedies treat redness?

Aloe vera gel unscented is anti-inflammatory and helpful for redness, but a laser is much more effective.

Does the laser Genesis make the skin peel?

The skin does not peel from laser Genesis, but the skin cells are stimulated to grow new collagen.

Are there research and articles on laser Genesis?

Laser Genesis has been well researched and there are many studies on its efficacy. There are many ways in which it works to improve texture, pore size, glow, and evenness of color of the skin. It is one of the most popular lasers in our office.

Can the laser Genesis be used with Eczema?

It varies case by case, and sometimes it is necessary to fully clear up the eczema. It is a gentle laser and most patients with patches of eczema can tolerate it, and it does not pose a risk. Some cases of eczema are very severe, and it would be best to avoid the laser. A doctor can examine the skin condition and make this determination. Sometimes medication can be used before the treatment to heal the skin. Lasers stronger than laser Genesis can act as triggers to flare certain skin conditions and dermatitis. These can have symptoms such as swelling, burning, and redness.

Can laser Genesis be done with micro needling?

The laser Genesis must be done before the microneedling treatment.

Can laser Genesis cause a rash?

Laser Genesis is a mild laser and rarely causes allergies or a rash.

What does the laser Genesis feel like?

The laser Genesis is described by most people as feeling warm with a fine prickling sensation.

Before and after pictures

Does medical insurance cover the Genesis laser?

The Genesis laser is considered a cosmetic procedure and, therefore, is not covered by medical insurance. Costs associated with this procedure will be discussed in detail before the procedure.

Call our dermatology office at 212 517-8855 to schedule an aesthetic appointment with NYC board-certified Dr. Debra Jaliman at her Upper East Side office. You can also schedule a complimentary consultation with a staff member about the laser Genesis or for information about the benefits of this procedure and any other questions about lasers, laser hair removal, or radiofrequency procedures.

We welcome online orders for shipping Dr. Jaliman's products within the United States (US). However, customers outside the US would be required to place a telephonic order at our office.