Can you laser-away the years? In an earlier blog , I told you about using lasers for hair removal. Now I want to talk to you about the use of lasers for wrinkles, fine lines and skin imperfections. We all know what I mean when I say wrinkles and fine lines, but when I say skin imperfections, I mean the dark spots due to hormones and sun damage : unwanted freckles, acne scars, large pores, broken capillaries, scars and even facial hair. There are many ways to get rid of these stubborn imperfections, but what is the most effective? The fact is that it's lasers.
Laser skin resurfacing is a type of skin care procedure performed by a dermatologist or physician. It involves using lasers to help improve skin texture and appearance. Depending on your individual needs, your dermatologist may recommend either ablative or non-ablative lasers. Ablative lasers include carbon dioxide CO2 or Erbium. CO2 laser resurfacing treatments are used to get rid of scars, warts, and deep wrinkles. Erbium is used for finer lines and wrinkles, along with other superficial skin concerns.
Interest in plastic surgery is at an all-time high, but stigma and misinformation still surround the industry and patients. Welcome to Life in Plastic , a series by Allure that aims to explain cosmetic procedures and provide all the information you'll need to make the decision that is right for your body — no judgment, just the facts. Here, we're covering everything you need to know about laser resurfacing treatments.
Skip navigation! Story from Beauty. Vitamin C , retinol , acids There are countless skincare products and ingredients which help with the myriad skin concerns out there, from acne and pigmentation to rosacea and acne scarring.