All about laser facial rejuvenation

Even if the woman carefully monitors the health of your skin, sooner or later on the face begin to appear, wrinkles, enlarged pores and other "signs of the time". Modern cosmetology offers a large selection of methods that can correct the signs of aging skin. One such method is laser resurfacing.

The essence of the procedure of laser resurfacing


Laser rejuvenation — the term collective, as for the positive persistent effect you can offer different types of peels, massages and more. The procedure is based on the principle of high-precision laser beam on the problem areas. Beautician, focusing on individual indicators, selects the necessary temperature (it may vary from 42º to 150º) and depth of exposure to laser beam (from 0.5 to 3 mm). The laser burns away old skin cells that, through natural regeneration, formation of new. The treated areas heal in about 5-7 days.

In some cases laser resurfacing

Laser facial rejuvenation — is a procedure that fits everyone, but especially noticeable effect in those who are over thirty. In this age, there are clearly visible signs of aging:

  • aging complexion;
  • fine lines;
  • the looseness and sagging of the skin;
  • the expansion of pores.

Indications for the procedure can be considered:

  • enhanced vasculature;
  • deep nasolabial folds;
  • wrinkles;
  • pores;
  • age spots;
  • pimples and blackheads;
  • various kinds of skin irregularities (scars, scars).

Despite the fact that time of year for most types of laser resurfacing is not the limit, experts advise to carry out the procedure in autumn and winter. In the cold season the effects of UV on the skin is minimized, then the appearance of age spots is unlikely.

When you can not do laser facial rejuvenation

The procedure is strictly prohibited to persons suffering from:

  • inflammatory processes on the face;
  • herpes;
  • psoriasis;
  • dermatosis;
  • diabetes 1 degree.

You cannot undergo the procedure and those who have cancer or problems with blood clotting, pregnant and lactating women. Although baby laser skin rejuvenation does not affect the skin in these delicate moments becomes more sensitive, so there may be pigmentation of the treated areas or excessively long healing of the treated surface.

Wishing to undergo the procedure is not recommended to do peeling 2 weeks prior to laser resurfacing. Otherwise the skin will be too sensitive to the laser beam, which can have negative consequences (for example, more rehabilitation).

Non-ablative laser rejuvenation

With non-ablative rejuvenation the laser beam penetrates into the deeper layers of the dermis without destroying the upper layer, has an effect on the bloodstream, triggering the rejuvenation process of the skin.

The main goal of non-ablative laser resurfacing — prevention of the progression of age-related changes.

Non-ablative laser rejuvenation is applicable for virtually all patients, regardless of skin type. Although experts advise to refrain from such treatments at a youthful age.

The procedure begins with cleansing the skin. Then there is a processing problem areas with a laser beam and application of a moisturizing mask. The laser beam is presented in the form of mesh, which increases the speed of the procedure (30-45 minutes per session).

Table: features of non-ablative laser rejuvenation

The number of sessions The type of anesthesia The healing time The duration of the procedure Efficiency
5-6 treatments over 6 months. Does not require anesthesia. Rehabilitation — 3-4 days. At this time, is not recommended:
  • use of cosmetics,
  • to stay long in a bath or bath,
  • use of the Solarium or sunbathing.
30 to 45 minutes. non-ablative laser eliminates fine wrinkles on the face, but only in the area of forehead or eyes. The nose and lips treatment is unlikely to give a visible effect, since in this part of the face wrinkles can be caused not only age but also individual feature of the organism. Also non-ablative laser eliminates fine scars and scars from acne. Improvement is noticeable immediately after the surgery. The positive effect of the course lasts for 4-7 months.

Non ablative rejuvenation is relatively safe and painless. A qualified technician will be able to choose the right wavelength and properly treat the problem areas. Complications can occur in case of negligence of the specialist. In particular, when excessive pressure or high temperature a laser beam can manifest itself burn work surface. As a result, the face appears red spots.

Now the safest way of rejuvenating laser — fractional non-ablative rejuvenation.