There is no reason to suffer from the appearance of acne or surgical scars any longer. It is no surprise that we all want to look our best, but facing blemishes in the mirror every morning can definitely make us feel less attractive. Thankfully there is a solution for acne and surgical scar removal with laser technology.
Scars are almost impossible to avoid. If you had acne as a teenager you may experiencing scarring, no matter how careful you were with your skin. Surgical scars can also be unavoidable, especially if the surgery is for your well-being. Acne and surgical scar removal is a great option for those who don’t want to live with their scars anymore. Rather than caking makeup on your skin to try to cover up your scars, you can turn to more permanent solutions to solve the problem.
How Laser Therapy Works
Laser stands for Light Amplified by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Different areas of the skin attract and absorb specific wavelengths depending on the skin’s unique characteristics. One wavelength is used to target brown spots, while a different wavelength is used on rosacea, and still another is used for acne and surgical scar removal.
Laser therapy has been found to be effective in destroying scars without damaging the skin. This type of therapy usually takes two to three different treatments to obtain the desired results. After laser therapy treatments are completed, the scars typically fade over time, taking up to several weeks or months in some cases for best results.
Why Choose Laser Therapy
Compared to more invasive treatments such as chemical peels, laser therapy results in very few if any side effects. Red, dry or flaky skin for a short time is the only side effect reported. You can go in during your lunch hour and have the procedure done, then go back to work right after in most cases.
Skin laser therapies are deemed as safer alternatives when compared to chemical peels and dermabrasion. Scarring, infection and skin discoloration are possible side effects to be considered when using options more invasive than skin laser therapies. That is why so many people are turning to laser therapy.
Laser therapy is a safe and easy way to take care of acne and surgical scars without missing time from work or life activities. While scars may be inevitable, living with them is not. Contact our office today to schedule your consultation! Le Reve Skincare & Laser Center is conveniently located in Fort Worth, TX.