FAQ's

Stretch Marks

Am I a good candidate for this procedure?

 Laser stretch mark treatment is appropriate for any skin type, including very light and very dark skin. Your provider will discuss with you whether you are a good candidate for this treatment.

 How does it work?

Your provider uses a fractional laser from the company that invented and patented micro fractional laser technology. Pulses of fractional laser light are used to break down stretch marks,triggering new tissue production at the site and helping to improve stretch mark color. The new collagen can leave the stretch mark smoother in texture and reduce the appearance of the stretch mark on the skin.

 How long does it take?

 The procedure can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area.

Does it hurt?

Most people feel minimal pain during the laser procedure. Your provider may discuss pain management options with you.

 How many treatments will I need?

 Most people need three to five treatment sessions for optimum results.

 How quickly will I recover?

 People typically resume their regular activities immediately following the treatment session.

 What can I usually expect after treatment?

 Typically, most people experience a temporary redness and swelling of the

stretch mark which may last a few days.Your provider will discuss other potential side effects with you.

 Scar Treatments

 What types of scars can be treated?

Laser scar treatment is appropriate for surgical scars and acne scars on any area of the body, including the face.

 Am I a good candidate for this procedure?

 Laser scar treatment works on any skin type, including very light and very dark skin. Your provider will determine whether you are a good candidate for this treatment.

 How does it work?

 Your provider uses a fractional laser from the company that invented and patented micro fractional laser technology. Laser scar treatment uses “fractional” pulses of laser light to break down scar tissue and help generate healthy newtissue, light in color and more even in texture.

 How long does it take?

The procedure can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area.

 Does it hurt?

 Most people feel minimal discomfort during the laser procedure. Your provider may discuss pain management options with you. 

How many treatments will I need?

Most people need three to five treatment sessions for optimum results.

 How quickly will I recover?

 People typically resume their regular activities immediately following the treatment session.

 Are there any side effects?

 Typical side effects include a temporary redness and swelling at the treatment site, which should last only a few days.Your provider may discuss other potential side effects with you.

 Photo Rejuvenation IPL

 What is optimized light™

 Photorejuvenation?

It is a cosmetic treatment that uses gentle pulses of intense, optimized light to treat undesirable pigment and vessels which can occur as a result of aging and lifestyle choices.

 What types of results can I expect?

 You can expect to see a decrease in the appearance of skin pigment and vessels for a more even skin tone.

 How does it work?

Photorejuvenation uses an optimized light device to deliver energy into your skin, targeting vascular and pigmented lesions, which slowly disappear as your body’s natural healing process progresses.

 How long does it take?

The photorejuvenation procedure can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area.

 How many treatments will I need?

You can see some improvement immediately. Only one or two treatments may be needed; depending on the severity of your conditions, several treatments may be necessary to achieve your best results.

 Does it hurt?

 Most people feel little to no discomfort during the procedure.

 How quickly will I recover?

 You can resume regular daily activities right away and start to see some improvement immediately.

 What can I expect following the treatment?

 Typically, most people experience a mild, sunburn-like sensation, possibly accompanied by some minor swelling,immediately following the treatment. This usually lasts two to 24 hours. Ask your provider to discuss other possible side effects and the necessary post-treatment care with you.

 Wrinkle Treatment

What areas are appropriate for wrinkle treatment?

 Laser wrinkle treatment is ideal for deep, difficult-to-treat lines and creases around the eyes, mouth and face.

 How does it work?

 Your provider uses an ablative fractional laser from the company that invented and patented micro-fractional laser technology. Laser wrinkle treatment uses laser light to deliver energy deep into the skin, generating new skin that’s smooth and even.

 How long does it take?

This is a single-treatment procedure that can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area.

Does it hurt?

Your provider will discuss pain management options with you.

 How many treatments will I need?

 Most people see results with only one treatment session.

 How quickly will I recover?

You can resume regular daily activities often in as little as four days.

 What can I expect after treatment?

Ask your provider to discuss the necessary post-treatment care with you.