Laser Facial FAQ

How do I know if I have photodamaged skin?
If you are over 30 years old and enjoy an active lifestyle your skin is probably showing signs of damage.

How does the Laser Facial treatment reduce the signs of photodamage?
The laser Facial works by focusing a beam of light to a target in the skin such as enlarged blood vessels and irregular chromophores. The enlarged vessels and irregularities are removed without scarring or damage to the treated or surrounding area.

Do lasers work on all skin types?
Today’s advanced lasers are capable of treating a wide variety of skin types.

How many treatments are required?
Typically several treatments are required for optimal results. The number of treatments will depend on the severity of photodamage. The average treatment takes about 15 minutes. Results may become apparent after the first few treatments.

Is the treatment painful?
There is some minor discomfort associated with the treatment. In most cases no anesthesia is necessary. Such discomfort can be alleviated by cooling with a cold air system.