T he Sciton laser is the most advanced laser skin resurfacing tool available. It is less intense than conventional lasers but more sharply focused. This reduces the risk of damage to surrounding skin and increases the natural production of healing collagen.
The Sciton ProFractional Laser skin resurfacing treatment can be a great option for patients who want great skin! This laser can be used to treat damaged skin on your face, neck, chest, or hands. It can help correct sun damage, remove age spots, and improve lines and wrinkles! Treatments are comfortable and recovery is only two or three days of light peeling.
Now there’s a way to improve your skin’s tone and texture while reducing wrinkles, sun spots, freckles, and acne scars. And this treatment requires very little downtime. No wonder it’s the celebrity secret for maintaining glowing, youthful skin!
Fractional laser skin resurfacing uses a focused, targeted beam of light to improve the texture of damaged skin. The surface of the skin is left untreated, which means healing is very quick! The laser stimulates the growth of new, healthy cells. This increases your body’s natural production of nourishing and hydrating collagen.
The Sciton ProFractional is a state-of-the-art fractionated erbium laser. It is less intense than full-field ablative lasers and causes less damage to surrounding skin. This allows for much quicker healing and less downtime than other treatments!
P roFractional lasers are used to treat the face, neck, chest, and hands by eliminating or reducing:
Typically, patients require a series of 2-5 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart.
Y ou should be in good general health. Non-smokers are preferred. At Trillium Plastic Surgery in Knoxville laser skin resurfacing patients may not be a candidate if they:
L aser skin resurfacing treatments require the training, experience, and eye of an accomplished specialist to achieve safe results. Dr. Hall is board-certified and strives to provide the best laser skin resurfacing Knoxville has to offer. Contact us at (865) 973-9500.
Dr. Hall is also a good listener. He’ll take the time to understand your treatment goals and concerns fully.
Starting ten days before your procedure, you will need to suspend the use of any medications or supplements that may interfere with normal blood clotting. Knoxville laser skin resurfacing provider Dr. Hall will also put you on a pre-procedural skin care program.
D epending on the size and locations of your treatment areas, the treatment session can take anywhere from 30 minutes to an hour. You can go home after your procedure. Most patients are able to drive themselves home afterwards.
Y ou will have some redness at your treatment sites for a short while. But most patients can resume normal social activities in just a few days. If you are not already using a high-SPF sunscreen daily, this is a great time to get into the habit!
You will notice an improvement in skin tone and texture almost immediately, and results will progress for up to six months. ProFractional laser treatment is very effective in correcting sun damage, and studies show wrinkles may be reduced by up to 80 percent.
U nder the guidance of founding physician Dr. Jason Hall, Trillium has earned a reputation as Knoxville’s premier aesthetic treatment center. Dr. Hall invites you to book a laser skin resurfacing consultation by calling (865) 973-9500.
Using a topical anesthetic, we’ll keep you comfortable throughout your treatment. Patients commonly report that the effects of the laser feel similar to a sunburn.
Risks include bleeding, scarring, infection, and allergic reaction. Common temporary side effects are redness, swelling, and itching.
Costs will vary according to the scope of your treatment. Have a full discussion about costs with your doctor prior to your procedure.
Contact us today to schedule your appointment with renowned plastic surgeon and face, body & breast specialist Dr. Jason Hall. Take your first steps to a more confident and natural you.
9239 Park W Blvd #202, Knoxville, TN 37923