Genesis Laser Benefits:
- 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. Side effects are minimal, mostly redness which dissipates within minutes. This is a laser that is used on 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.
What skin types can be treated with 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 procedures.
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 Genesis laser be used with fillers?
Fillers such as Restylane and Juvederm can be injected into the skin after the Genesis laser procedure.
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, 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. Avoid harsh chemicals in your skincare products that may dry out the skin and lead to irritation and redness.
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 look of the skin.
Is there any recovery for the Genesis laser?
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 had this laser.
Is any anesthesia required for the Genesis laser?
There is no anesthesia or topical numbing cream needed for this laser. The Zimmer Chiller Device is not needed as the laser is so gentle.
What areas are treated with the Genesis laser?
The face including the nose, cheeks, and forehead and around the eyes, are often treated. The neck and chest are other areas that are frequently treated. Hands can also be treated. This is a safe and effective treatment that improves the color and texture of the skin.
Do I have to avoid sun exposure?
It is crucial to apply sunscreen with a broad-spectrum SPF 30 to 50, preferably containing zinc oxide. Additionally, 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 to 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, 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 Genesis laser.
Does the Genesis laser treat age spots?
The Genesis laser 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.
Is the Genesis laser covered by medical insurance?
The Genesis laser is considered a cosmetic procedure and is not covered by medical insurance. The costs associated with this procedure will be discussed in detail before the procedure.
Is the Genesis laser covered by medical insurance?
The Genesis laser is considered an aesthetic procedure and therefore is not covered by medical insurance.
Call our dermatology office at 212 517-8855 to schedule an 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 Genesis laser or for information about the benefits of this procedure and any other questions about lasers or radiofrequency procedures.
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