Get clearer, younger looking skin with the Erbium Peel!May 20, 2017
What is it?
A laser resurfacing peel with a wavelength of 2940nm.
How does it work?
It ablates a very fine layer of the skin with each pass and this helps to resurface skin to reduce wrinkles, acne scarring, pigmentation and for the removal of skin lesions.
What is the procedure?
The start of the procedure includes a pre-consultation which includes an overview of the treatment, the signing of a consent form and clinic photo documentation. A numbing application will be applied for 30 minutes prior to treatment. To start the treatment we double cleanse the skin to ensure all oil, debris and numbing cream has been removed. We start the laser treatment on the right hand side of the face and complete two passes over the treatment area. Post treatment we apply post laser lotion and a physical sunscreen.
How long does it take?
The treatment time can take anywhere from 5 min to 40 min. A Numbing application should be applied a minimum of 30 minutes prior to treatment.
What are the results and how long does it take for results to show?
This treatment will result in smoother more refined skin, a more even complexion and refined pores.
How long do the results last for?
Result time will vary per person. It also depends on what concern is being treated.
Are there any maintenance treatments required?
You will need multiple treatments and the amount will vary per person . NO maintenance needed.
Do any other treatments compliment or work well with this treatment?
Yes, Rf Needling, Photo Therapy, Enzyme peel.
What are the comparative advantages of this treatment as opposed to other options out there?
> Less down time (compared to Fraxel)
> Less discomfort (compared to Fraxel)
> Affordability (compared to Fraxel)
Is there any pre or post care needed?
Pre treatment products should include: A pigment inhibitor serum such as SKINFIT Melanofade. Sunscreen should be used two weeks prior to treatment.
Post treatment products should include: Gentle cleanser , Stratamed or Stratacel, Peptide Rejuvenating mask, Post Laser Lotion, spf 30+/50+/15+
Is there any side effects or down time?
Yes, there is down time and can last from 3 to 7 days. Downtime includes redness, dryness and a textural change to the skin (only temporary) .Can not use exfloiants or retinols for sme time after the treatment.
What areas can be treated?
Any area that is suitable.
Who can be treated? And who is not suitable for the treatment?
Anyone concerned with:
– Post acne scarring
– Large pores
– Active breakouts
– Ageing (fine lines and wrinkles)
What is the cost?
From $250 to $1250
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