Fractional CO2 Laser FAQ

What is Fractional CO2 Laser?

Fractional CO2 Laser, a type of laser, is a laser application for correction of facial and neck wrinkles, non-surgical facelift and non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures. Fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing is treated with acne acne scars, skin spots, scar and surgery scars, skin cracks as well.


Is fractional CO2 laser worth it?

The revolutionary CO2 fractional laser is a great treatment for those patients who are suffering from severe sun damage, deeper wrinkles, uneven tone and texture, as well as acne scars. It also offers the benefits of skin tightening, a smooth and even complexion, and a radiant glow with just one session


How long do the results of a CO2 fractional laser last?

How Long Will Results Last? The results of this treatment can last for six months or more, depending on what aesthetic concerns are being treated. Some concerns, like sun damage or pigmented lesions, can be treated for a year or more if you take care to avoid further skin damage


What are the benefits of CO2 fractional laser?

The New Standard: Benefits of Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing

Minimizes sun damage, acne scars, and fine lines.

Improves skin texture and evens skin tone.

Stimulates collagen for firmer, more youthful skin.

May help treat pre-cancerous skin lesions.

Minimal downtime.

Is 1 session of CO2 laser enough?

The number of sessions really depends on 2 main factors: How your skin reacts to the treatment. For some individuals, good results may be seen after 3 sessions whilst others may require 6 or even more sessions.


Is fractional CO2 painful?

Does a co2 laser treatment hurt? The CO2 is the most invasive laser treatment that we have. The co2 does cause some discomfort, but we ensure that our patients are comfortable throughout the whole procedure. The sensation that is often felt is similar to a “pins and needles” sensation.


How long does face stay red after CO2 laser?

For most fractionated CO2 treatments, treatment redness is expected to fade to a light pink and then resolve within several weeks to 2 or 3 months. For full field CO2 laser resurfacing, redness takes longer to resolve and some pink may still be noticeable 4-6 months after treatment

What should you not do before fractional laser?

Sun, tanning bed or the use of self tanning creams are not to be used 2 weeks prior to treatment. Avoid skin care, cleansers and toners that contain Retinol A, glycols, salicylic acid, witch hazel, benzoyl peroxide, alcohol, vitamin C, etc


Does CO2 laser tighten skin?

Fractional CO2 laser resurfacing is a proven treatment method for tightening loose skin. The heat introduced from the laser stimulates the skin and encourages the production of additional collagen. The result is skin that appears much closer to its younger state.

Post time: Dec-09-2022