Laser treatment was introduced years ago, but a new evaluation happened in the laser treatment world with the Fraxel laser. Fraxel has made laser skin care safer and easier. One advantage of Fraxel is that it returns the fastest glow of skin compared to other skin care laser technology. The Fraxel laser boasts its powerful ablative treatment and precision along with the fastest recovery time,or the safest but effective non-ablativeprocedure. The Fraxel laser was created to improve the skin texture. This treatment also can restore aging skin and reverse sun damage.
Fraxel laser treatment is now also chosen to treat scars and acne. It is suitable for all kind of skin types, including the darker skin of Asians. The treatment is only done by skilled and licensed medical practitioners because it is a high-quality laser treatment. Only highly skilled doctors may perform laser skin care procedures.
- Basics of Fraxel Laser
The Fraxel laser treatment for skin care is done by two wavelengths; 155 Nano miter and 1927nm, both of which target different skin problems. The 1550 laser is used for treating acne, scarring, wrinkles, and fine lines, and the1927one is effective for treating age spots, dark pigments, and skin tone and texture more superficially.
- Treatment basic
Fraxel treatment is used for treating the face, backs of the hands, and neck. Treatment starts with the application of anesthetic cream, which is applied on the affected skin one hour before treatment. The full treatment normally takes 20-30 minutes. After the treatment, you will feel like you have a very mild sunburn. You may experience mild puffiness and redness on the skin for about two days after the treatment. Some clients can return to their daily activities the same day of treatment, but it is recommended that you take a minimum of two days off from work after treatment. Otherwise, you may be exposed to dirt from the air, which can make your skin itchy and bronzed in appearance.
Fraxel treatment is proven safe and easy among more than 800,000 treatments given worldwide. It is really surprising to see the before and after treatment photos of this treatment. Nowadays, the Fraxel treatment is also able to improve or treat:
- Wrinkles and fine lines around the eyes and lips
- Skin texture and tone on the neck, face, backs of hands, etc.
- Acne scars
- Stretch marks
- Hypo-pigmented or surgical scars, including atrophic scars
- Actinic keratosis
You can try Fraxel laser treatment if your skin suffers any of these flaws. People often need to ask questions regarding the laser treatment. Here are some questions and answers that are commonly asked:
- Are there any side-effects from the treatment?
There are no permanent side effects of the treatment, but for four to seven days afterward, you may see redness and flaking of the skin. For the first two days, you may notice a bluish tint on your skin, but you should not be worried because these will disappear within a few days.
- How long does the full procedure take?
Fraxel laser is a very quick procedure. It usually takes 20-30 minutes maximum for the full treatment.
- How long will it take to recover?
This treatment consists of minimal recovery time. Some people can go back to work the same day, but to avoid any side effects, three to four days is the recommended time to avoid the dirt and sun.
- What is the average cost for the treatment?
The average cost for the treatment is about $1000 to $1500.
This basic information is intended to help educate you further on the Fraxel laser treatment. If you are determined to take the treatment, it is recommended to go to a skilled medical Centre for better result.