Technically, it ablates a small section of skin so that new skin and collagen can rebuild.
It's an all-in-one treatment to smooth out wrinkles , tighten skin, soften acne scarring and remove brown sun-damage discoloration of your skin - all at once!
If you're looking for an alternative to a surgical procedure, or want a treatment that addresses several issues at once then fractional laser resurfacing is your best option. These newer procedures are typically done in a 30min-2 hour treatment time and offers quicker recovery time than older technology.
Which Face Laser Resurfacing Treatment is right for you?
Benefits of Fractional C02:
About Fractional CO2
Option: 1 -Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing
is a premium, often 1 time only treatment with 5-7 days of healing time.
According to many doctors, Fractional C02 is the gold standard for aging skin and acne scarring.
Combining the effectiveness of traditional carbon dioxide laser with a safer beam application technique, it delivers powerful results without the traditionally harsh, long recovery time and side effects associated with the older C02 technology.
This is typically a one treatment process, although deeper wrinkles or deep scarring may require additional sessions. Addresses some or all of these issues: wrinkles, loose skin, sun-damage, enlarged pores, rough skin or acne scarring.
Safe for fair to medium skin types only
One treatment typically
Decreases Wrinkles: full face, neck, hands or target specific areas including crows feet, under eye area or upper lip or any problem zone
Improves Uneven skin color: from sun damage, brown age spots or freckles are improved or removed
Skin tightening: reduces skin laxity and folds
Future surgical skin tightening procedures may be avoided or postponed
Blemishes: Both red and brown spots can be improved
Precancerous lesions are reduced
Scarring of all types including acne scarring, burn and surgical scars can be improved
Large pores are reduced or eliminated and skin roughness is smoothed out and softened
Results can last 2-5 years with proper post care
"Lite" Peels can also be done with this laser
Requires approx 5-7 days of recovery time
Benefits of Ematrix/eTwo Sublative:
About Ematrix / etwo sublative
Option: 2 - eTwo Sublative Laser Resurfacing
is a fabulous multi-session treatment with minimal "downtime". Sessions are spaced 1 month apart with 3-5 sessions until desired results are achieved. Cover-up makeup can be applied.
Sublative is a whole new category of skin rejuvenation from Syneron-Candela. By placing fractionated bi-polar radio frequency (RF) directly into the dermis.
eTwo Sublative stimulates the production of collagen, regenerating a more youthful complexion addressing some or all of these issues: wrinkles, loose skin, sun-damage, enlarged pores, rough skin or acne scarring.
Safe for all skin types - fair, medium or darker
3-5 sessions recommended, approximately 1 month apart until aesthetic goal is achieved
Minimal healing time
Evens skin tone
Improves Acne Scarring
Improves texture of Skin
Rejuvenated skin from the CRT technology produces collagen production
Can be used on face, chest, neck areas
This is a "Must Have" Treatment for the 35+ age group to be Pro-Active against wrinkles!
Ematrix/eTwo Sublative: Before and After*
* Results will vary person to person
Which laser resurfacing treatment should I pick?
Oftentimes, it depends on your lifestyle. Do you work and need a totally "No Downtime" treatment or can you manage something that allows you to wear makeup during the healing process? Or for maximum results can you stay home for 5-7 days of recovery time?
All lasers will offer some benefit for keeping your face young looking. Our goal is to work with you to determine which laser will give you the best result to correct a problem and maintain your lifestyle with the most minimal amount of recovery time.
Treatments are offered for full face or in some cases spot treatment in "problem areas" such as eye wrinkles, loose skin in jawline or neck, brown discoloration for sun or spot treatments for acne scarring.