Laser Skin Resurfacing

Duración del Tratamiento

DURATION

30 - 120 Minutes

Recuperación

RECOVERY

7 Days

Anestesia

ANESTHESIA

Local or General

Efectos

RESULTS

2 - 3 Years

Internación

HOSPITAL STAY

Ambulatory

Precio

PRICE

USD 1,500

Laser Skin Resurfacing in Argentina

The Laser Skin Resurfacing is a minimally invasive technique for cosmetic treatment that stimulates healthy skin to synthesize new collagen (a process called collagenesis), the treatment firms the skin, eliminating injuries making it look younger. A less invasive treatment with similar results is the Photorejuvenation with Intense Pulsed Light.

Candidates

Laser resurfacing is particularly suitable to treat:

  • Aged or sun-damaged skin

  • Fine lines or wrinkles

  • Warts

  • Stains on the skin (liver spots)

  • Rosacea Treatment

  • Acne scars removal

  • Benign skin lesions

  • Non-responsive skin after a facelift

  • Tattoo Removal

This laser treatment is contraindicated in patients who have:

  • Vitiligo

  • Diabetess

  • Hypertension

  • Skin lesions

  • Facial Herpes

  • History of hypertrophic scarring and/or keloid

Procedure

The day of surgery the doctor mark the areas to be treated and the laser is applied to the skin to exfoliate the outer layers. The two types of laser used are the CO2 and Erbium (Er) YAG.

After surgery, a scab forms and will fall by itself, underneath there will be a new pinkish dry skin that must be hydrated 2 to 3 times per day, the skin will be pinkish for 4 to 6 weeks You should use sunscreen to prevent hyperpigmentation and you must wear a special makeup.

Results

The Laser Skin Resurfacing will significantly improve the appearance of your skin. Deeper resurfacing will provide longer lasting results, they also depend on age, skin type and pigmentation of the patient. With care and avoiding too much sun, the results can last up to 3 years.