The CO2 fractional laser is the laser of choice for acne scar, surgical scar, wrinkle & open pore reduction. It is also FDA approved for the treatment of sunspots & melasma
How long does it take?
5 - 10 minutes to cover most of the face.
Is it painful?
We apply a numbing cream 25 minutes prior to the procedure & use an air Chiller during the procedure to minimise discomfort.
What is the down time?
Microscabs will form within minutes that takes 4 days to drop off. It is important to avoid sun exposure for at least a week after.
How many treatments are necessary?
Each treatment will give you a mild to moderate & permanent improvement. An average of 4 treatments are recommended at least 3 weeks apart,
Any side effects?
Usually none. However, temporary pigmentation may result especially in case of sun exposure (seen in less than 5% of cases). This clears in around 8 weeks.