and younger looking skin
Activate collagen, smooth and tighten
Erbium Laser Resurfacing
Erbium laser skin resurfacing precisely ablates the epidermis (the outermost layer of the skin) to reveal the underlying skin that is smoother and younger looking. The procedure also activates collagen to promote further tightening of the skin.
Frequently Asked Questions
An erbium laser skin resurfacing treatment is performed as an outpatient procedure with the use of a local anesthetic and possibly a mild sedative. You will be awake, but will feel drowsy and the treatment area will be numb. Your Doctor then precisely removes the necessary layers of skin to eliminate or reduce superficial to moderately deep lines and wrinkles.
A candidate for erbium laser skin resurfacing is someone who is seeking to correct fine lines and wrinkles in the face, neck, back, chest, or hands. In general, the erbium laser resurfacing treatment is available to a wide variety of candidates. Those seeking this procedure should desire to look younger and more refreshed, yet should be realistic in their expectations. While erbium laser skin resurfacing provides incredible results, the expected outcome should be fully explained by the doctor and completely understood by the patient.
Number of Treatments Required: 3 – 6 Treatments
Spacing Between Treatments: 4 – 6 Weeks apart
Length of Each Treatment: 1 Hour
DownTime: Allow up to 7 days for redness, flakiness and peeling.