Carbon Laser Peel
What is Carbon Laser Peel?
Carbon laser peel is a non invasive procedure for the face and claims to leave skin soft, firmer and smoother. It is also called carbon laser facial or china doll peel or hollywood peel.
It involves applying a layer of liquid carbon over the area, which penetrates deep into the pores.
A laser blasts the carbon away, with the light highly attracted to carbon particles.
Laser exfoliate the skin, reduce pore size, evening out skin tone as well as making the skin softer and appear more radiant.
This procedure beneficial for people with oily skin, as it reduces acne causing bacteria and shrinks sebaceous, or oil glands.
How Carbon Laser Peel works?
Carbon absorbs contaminants and when laser destroys the carbon it gets rid of these contaminants too.
As the laser Penetrates the deep layers of the skin, it stimulates Collagen production, meaning firmer, more youthful looking skin.
Carbon laser peel reduces acne causing bacteria and shrinks sebaceous or oil glands.
What are the indications?
Carbon laser peel indications –
- Big size pores.
- Sun damaged induced dyspigmentation and vascular changes.
- Acne Rosacea.
- Acne vulgaris.
- Broken Capillaries or Telangiectases.
- Pigmented Lesions (freckles, liver spots, birth marks).
- Skin Rejuvenation.
- Treatment of skin pigmentation.
- Oily skin.
- Skin Tightening.
What are the contraindications of carbon laser peel?
Carbon laser peel contraindications –
- Active infection on treatment site.
- Very sensitive skin.
- Keloidal tendency.
What are the advantages of this procedure?
- Very effective.
- It does not take much time to do the procedure.
- Dermatologist can do this procedure in OPD basis
What are the disadvantages of Carbon Laser Peel procedure?
- To find desire results, you have to do many sittings.
How much time required to do this procedure?
Normally 30 to 45 minutes required to do procedure, but depends upon area also where we want to do procedure.
How much gap require between two procedures?
On an average 4 to 6 weeks gap requires between two procedure.
How many sittings required?
Not fixed, depends upon size and number of lesions and indication also.
Do I require touch up of this procedure?
Yes, result is not permanent. To maintain optimum results you require maintenance treatment.
Is Carbon Laser Peel painful procedure?
Mild pain or pricking sensation during this procedure.
Is the result permanent?
No, you require maintenance treatment to maintain results.
Which are the areas we can treat with carbon laser peel procedure?
We can do this procedure mainly on face but any part of the body.
What care require before and after procedure?
We will apply an after laser cream and sunblock to your face or treatment area before you go home. You can apply makeup and going back to work if you wish.
Doctor will tell you what to do and what not to do. Follow doctor’s instructions to see best results.
How much will be recovery time?
Few hours to 1 or 2 days.
Can we combine carbon laser peel procedure with other procedures?
Yes, we can combine carbon laser peel with other procedures like –
What are the side effects of Carbon Laser Peel?
After the treatment, you may have a bit redness and some swelling.