Nothing is as beautiful as smooth, even, wrinkle-free skin. Unfortunately, as we begin to age, the effects of time, the sun and stress begin to show. Thankfully, we have several effective treatment options that will solve your skin issues.
Palomar 1540 Fractional Non-Invasive Laser
The system also includes a cooling device, which cools the skin as it is treated, offering less discomfort, downtime and unwanted side effects associated with other skin resurfacing procedures.
Use a gentle moisturizer and cleanser a few days prior to your treatment. Do not apply lotions or makeup on the area being treated as these will burn your skin when the laser is applied. Avoid using tanning beds, tinted lotions, self-tanners, bronzers, dyes and avoid natural sun exposure as well. Do not use harsh washes, scrubs, glycolic, or retinol for one week before and after your session.
Stretch Marks Important Information | Safety Concerns for Skin Tightening
Our skin therapy treatments are FDA approved for the reduction of stretch marks, scars, discolorations, and wrinkles. Depending on your skin condition our experienced technicians will recommend which treatment is best for you. All treatments are specifically beneficial in their own ways. Laser treatments take less than 30 minutes and require minimal downtime. Most people experience mild-medium redness, light peeling or swelling which lasts 2 hours or more. Patients should stay out of the sun for 2-3 weeks post-treatment.
We promote healthy living and recommend SPF 45+ sunscreen, moisturizer and a skin brightening treatment such as SkinMedica’s Lytera for optimal results.
Potential Side Effects
You may feel a little warm and experience moderate redness and swelling which normally dissipates within 30 minutes to 3 days. This will feel like a mild sunburn. You should have microscopic scabs on the area treated, that you should NOT touch, but can be covered with light mineral powder. Breakouts may occur during treatments because the laser brings the bacteria to the surface, but will go away. DO NOT use harsh washes, scrubs, glycolic or retinol for a week after your session. Using gentle washes and moisturizers only. This will reduce the risk of hypopigmentation.
Some of the ideal skin condition candidate’s skin resurfacing is used to treat:
- Men and women that want to even skin tones or improve pigmentation
- Those who want tighter, more youthful looking skin
- Those who want to reduce fine lines and wrinkles
- Those who want to remove active acne and acne scars
- HyperPigmentation abnormalities
- New or old sun & age spots
- Melasma brown line on the upper lip
- Keratosis Actinic
- Boosts collagen production
- Acne discoloration blemishes
- Scarred acne
- Deeper wrinkles
- Superficial skin lesions
- Growth marks
- Surgery Scars
- Crow’s feet
- Large Pores
- Sun damage
- Scars from injuries
- Blotchy skin
- Enlarged Pores
- Healthy and bright skin
- Uneven texture
- Youthful appearance
Benefits of skin resurfacing
- Reducing pore size
- Evening skin tone
- Reduce signs of aging
- Skin Resurfacing
- Skin tightening
- Reduce fine lines & wrinkles
- Helps elasticity
- Under eye circles
- Body contouring
- Create youthful skin glow
- Restore youthful skin without surgery