Last decades brought a huge success laser resurfacing procedure. The level of popularity in this procedure is equally high both in circles of professionals who perform the laser resurfacing by themselves and clients who gain often more than they expected. The procedure is extremely effective in the following cases: sun-exposed skin damages, fine and deep wrinkles, facial lines, the problems of crow's feet and other skin problems. The long list of laser resurfacing advantages is headed by perfect effectiveness, long-term result and comparatively easy process of healing.
But in any circumstances the laser resurfacing presents a surgery operation so it needs very precise procedure preparing and laser resurfacing care during the recovery. The proper choice of experienced laser surgeon is pledge of 100% success as direct following all his recommendations and fulfilling of his requirements during all stages of procedure running. The choice of laser resurfacing certain type will depend on client's individual demands, his skin condition and performed skin area.
Comparatively not so long ago there were discovered the unique possibilities of the application of laser light. But this method of skin resurfacing has already gained a great prestige at the beauty industry market. According to laser resurfacing definition this procedure presents a process of light amplification usage by the means of stimulated emission of radiation. This kind of cosmetic procedure is specially designed to eliminate or reduce scars caused by acne, eczema, chicken pox and after surgery effects, wrinkles and pigmentations. The procedure runs through the removing of the damaged skin. At the same time the skin underlying tissues are preserved.
Although the process of healing runs easier than after other cosmetic procedures the laser resurfacing care plays a significant role. It often happens that some side effects and complications are difficult to be previewed because of individual unique human's anatomy.
The list of possible risks includes burns or different injuries caused by the heat of the laser, scars and unexpected pigmentation represented by sudden skin lightening and darkening. The worse problem is the possible risk of activating of herpes virus infection.
The laser resurfacing care is directed into smoothening of after treatment general discomfort, swelling, skin redness. Sometimes the laser surgeon prescribes special treatment (medications and packs). Every patient needs instructions on how keep care of new healing skin while washing and properly keep healing skin hydrated. Oozing and serious wounds are not often effects but if there occur some problems open and closed wound care are strictly controlled by the surgeon. After the removing of protective bandage the patient has to drift thin layer of prescribed ointment. The crust comes off in ten days.
In general it takes to weeks to get the full recovery so it is recommended to plan properly after treatment care. A special line of laser resurfacing after care solutions (such as special make up) are designed for the laser resurfacing care.