The Photofacial treatment produces younger looking skin that’s firmer and more even in tone and texture. The treatment targets pigment issues, such as acne, brown spots, sun damage and red spots, and rosacea.
Laser therapy can be used on any part of the body including but not limited to face, neck and chest.
Typically 2- 4 weeks (depending on treatment). Best results achieved with 4-6 sessions, with maintenance needed every 3-12 months (depending on treatment).
Avoid topical retinols, topical exfoliants, Accutane, or other facial treatments for a few days before treatment. No sun-tanning/self-tanner 4 weeks before treatment. If history of cold sores/herpes may need anti-viral medication RX.
Can use cool compresses. Prescribed serum to treated area(s). Avoid sun exposure until inflammation resolves and use sunscreen thereafter. Can resume normal skin care regimen/topicals after inflammation resolves. No vigorous exercise for 24 hours after procedure. No hot showers/baths/sauna for 24-48 hours post procedure.
Including but not limited to redness, skin burns (rare), removal of pigmentation (rare), soreness. Redness/swelling may last a few days. Peeling may occur on day 3-4 post procedure