Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing (Fraxel) – Madison, CT
Laser treatments are some of the most effective ways of attaining a smooth, even complexion, but not everyone has time for the lengthy recovery associated with traditional treatment. That’s where Fraxel can help: this minimally invasive treatment offers the powerful technology of laser skin resurfacing with a gentle approach.
Fraxel fractional laser skin resurfacing is a highly customizable procedure used for treating fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, scarring, textural issues, and more – with minimal downtime.
You no longer have to hide behind makeup: renew your complexion with Fraxel at Aria DermSpa for smooth, vibrant skin.
Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing: How It Works
During a traditional laser treatment, a concentrated beam of laser energy is delivered to vaporizes skin cells in the targeted area. As the body’s healing response is stimulated, healthy skin is gradually revealed. This is an excellent method of skin rejuvenation, but it tends to require a longer downtime when compared to fractional laser skin treatment.
With fractional laser resurfacing, the beam of light is separated into thousands of smaller light beams (“fractionates”). Instead of vaporizing all the skin cells in the treated area, this fractional method affects microscopic columns of skin. The surrounding untreated tissue helps the targeted area heal, which reduces downtime.
There are different types of fractional lasers, but Fraxel is one particular laser device that is known for delivering optimal results with a gentle approach. Overall, Fraxel provides a significant improvement in skin tone and texture without the discomfort and lengthy recovery period typically associated with laser treatments.
Is Fraxel Laser Skin Resurfacing Right for You?
This laser skin resurfacing method is minimally invasive, making it an excellent option for most healthy people considering facial rejuvenation. Ideal candidates for Fraxel in Madison include men and women who are seeking improvement of the following:
Deep-pitted acne scars and other irregularities on the skin’s surface can be frustrating to deal with. Unlike other skin imperfections, these can’t simply be concealed with makeup. Fractional laser skin resurfacing can help restore a smooth, even texture to your skin. It can also help skin that has become rough due to sun exposure.
Over time, you may notice that your skin no longer has an even tone. Whether you have hyperpigmentation, melasma, or sun spots, blotchy skin can make your overall complexion look dull. Fraxel fractional skin resurfacing helps clear up these discolorations to reveal bright, healthy skin.
Fine lines and wrinkles are some of the first age-related changes to occur on the facial skin. Fractional laser skin resurfacing is highly versatile and can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on both the face and neck. This treatment can even be used on the delicate skin around the eyes and mouth.
Choose Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing at Aria DermSpa
Aria DermSpa offers cutting-edge Fraxel laser treatments in a beautiful, relaxing atmosphere. At your consultation, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Lisa Donofrio will answer any questions or concerns you may have about laser skin resurfacing. If you decide to take the next step, your treatment will be completely tailored to your needs, goals, and preferences.
Dr. Donofrio is dedicated to restoring patients’ confidence through cosmetic dermatology treatments. When it comes to fractional laser skin resurfacing, you deserve the care and skill of an expert – let Aria DermSpa help you achieve your best look with Fraxel.
Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing – Frequently Asked Questions
Fraxel treatments at Aria DermSpa usually take 30 minutes to perform. The treatment times vary based on individual patient needs and the extent of skin resurfacing needed.
The expert team at Aria DermSpa works to ensure the highest levels of patient comfort during Fraxel treatment. Most patients compare the treatment to a mild sunburn.
Downtime varies depending on the extent of your treatment. Post-treatment symptoms can include a mild sunburn sensation, redness, itching, and crusting. These symptoms usually subside within 1-10 days.
Some patients will see ideal results after just one Fraxel treatment. For more extensive cases, Dr. Donofrio may recommend a series of several treatments to achieve optimal results.
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