Laser resurfacing directs short, concentrated pulsating beams of light to dramatically improve the condition of aging skin. The procedure targets damaged skin to effectively treat fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and acne scarring creating a more youthful appearance.
Who Is a Good Candidate For Laser Resurfacing?
If you have fine lines and wrinkles around your eyes, mouth or forehead, shallow scars from acne or non-responsive skin after a facelift, then you maybe a good candidate for laser skin resurfacing.
This treatment is not recommended for stretch marks. Schedule an appointment with our Skin Consultant or Dr. Maguire to determine if Laser Skin Resurfacing is right for you.
CO2 Laser Resurfacing
This method has been used for years to treat different skin issues, including wrinkles, scars, warts, enlarged oil glands on the nose, and other conditions. The newest version of CO2 laser resurfacing uses very short pulsed light energy (known as ultrapulse). Recovery takes up to two weeks.