Laser resurfacing is a procedure that allows using lasers to remove the outer layers of the skin. This procedure is growing in popularity because it is a non-surgical way to improve the appearance of the skin. Many benefits can be reaped from getting laser resurfacing.
Can Be Used To Treat a Variety of Skin Problems
Laser resurfacing can be used to treat a variety of skin problems, including wrinkles, fine lines, photo damage, and uneven pigmentation. Laser resurfacing works by boosting your body’s natural collagen production. Collagen is necessary for maintaining healthy, youthful-looking skin. As we age, our body’s natural collagen production slows down, and as a result, our skin starts to sag. Using laser treatments, the skin is tightened and a youthful appearance is restored.
One Time Treatment
Many cosmetic procedures require that you get multiple treatments in order to get the results you want. However, laser resurfacing is a one-time treatment that allows you to get phenomenal results. One of the reasons that people typically only need to get one laser resurfacing procedure because it provides a more thorough treatment for skin problems.
Very Safe Treatment
Many people are concerned about the risks of a procedure before they opt to get it. Even though no procedure comes without any risks, laser resurfacing is a very safe treatment. Side effects of this treatment are typically very mild and may include things like redness and crusting of the skin.
It can take a few months for the skin to heal completely after getting laser resurfacing. However, this treatment can potentially deliver long-lasting results. Keep in mind that how well a person takes care of his or her skin is one of the main factors that affect how long the results of laser resurfacing will last.
Can Be Used to Treat Specific Areas
Although many people get laser resurfacing to treat their entire face, it can also be used to treat certain areas of the face. For example, some people only want to get the areas around their mouth or eyes treated with a laser. The procedure will be completed in a shorter amount of time if only specific areas are treated. Local anesthetic may also be used if only a small part of the face will be treated.
Schedule Your Consultation
If you’re interested in experiencing the benefits of laser resurfacing, The John Bull Center for Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Medispa can help. Our team, led by Dr. John Bull, will work with you to determine the most effective treatment plan for your needs. Contact The John Bull Center today to schedule your consultation.