Laser Skin Tightening
What is laser skin tightening?
In laser skin tightening, laser works by penetrating deep into the skin’s dermal layer and stimulate new collagen remodelling which tighten skin and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. The efficacy of laser skin tightening is now generally accepted in the dermatology community. Laser skin tightening is now widely practiced in clinics.
How laser skin tightening works?
The primary principle behind laser skin tightening is – Laser stimulate collagen remodelling which tighten skin and reduce fine line and wrinkles.
What are the contraindications of laser skin tightening?
Laser skin tightening contraindications –
- Active infection on treatment site.
- Very sensitive skin.
- Keloidal tendency.
What are the advantages of 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 this procedure?
- To find desire results, you have to do many sittings.
How much time required to do the laser skin tightening procedure?
Normally 25 to 30 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?
Normally 5 to 7 sittings but depends upon size of area, hair thickness, colour of skin, colour of hair and many more factors.
Do I require touch up of laser skin tightening procedure?
Sometimes yes and sometimes no.
Is laser hair removal procedure painful?
Mild pain or pricking sensation during laser hair removal procedure.
Is the result permanent?
Yes but in some cases like – women who has PCOD, result is not permanent.
Which are the areas we can treat with laser skin tightening 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?
Almost no down time or few hours.
Can we combine this procedure with other procedures?
Yes, like –
What are the side effects?
Some normal side effects may occur after laser hair removal treatments, including itching, pink skin, redness, and swelling around the treatment area or swelling of the follicles (follicular edema). These side effects rarely last more than two or three days.