The fractional CO2 laser is used for treating moderate to deep wrinkles, skin texture changes from sun damage, wrinkles, acne scars and scars. It can be used on the face, neck, chest, arms, legs, and abdomen.
The fractional CO2 laser treatment works by using a pattern of carbon dioxide laser beams (SMAXEL Laser) that delivers rapid results to treat the skin below the surface. Before performing the laser procedure, the face is thoroughly cleansed first. Then a topical anesthetic cream is applied all over the face under occlusion 30-45 minutes to numb the area. After removing the anesthetic cream, the actual laser procedure will commence. The Fractional CO2 Laser technology with SMAXEL emits multi-micron columns of laser light that repairs damaged skin and remodels collagen without damage to epidermal tissues thus reducing risk of complications.
Enhanced skin tone and texture, Reduced common signs of aging, Renewed Skin with a more youthful appearance.
Following the treatment, Patients will emperienence a burning sensation on the skin that will last between 30 minutes to 4 hours. A post-treatment cream will be given to hasten recovery and post-treatment instructions to guide them after procedure.
The number depends on the extent of your sun damage, scarring or wrinkles, and on how much downtime you can accept. If you can tolerate 7 days of downtime, you would generally need only 1 or 2 fractional CO2 treatment. If you can only have 2 days of downtime, you would generally need 3 or 4 treatments.
ASD Dermatology & Aesthetics's team of board-certified and internationally trained dermatologists are committed in providing exceptional care for all your medical, surgical and cosmetic skin care needs in a welcoming and personal environment. With their professional expertise, they aim to provide simple, thoughtful and personalized solutions, rooted in science and medicine, to address all your skin concerns. ASD believes in beauty and safety. Thus, all their procedures are performed by a team of well trained and board-certified dermatologists. ASD believes in the power of education and involving you in the care of your skin. Better skin starts here.
Metro Manila - Makati
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