What is Fraxel Treatment?
Fraxel treatment is a revolutionary laser treatment that helps remove years from your appearance and helps regain a more youthful look.
Fraxel Laser is a safe, non-invasive procedure that will dramatically improve your skin texture and appearance. Fraxel is the best in cutting edge technology for treatment of fine lines and wrinkles, pigmentation, acne scarring and some stretch marks.
Rediscover the fresh, healthy skin of youth with Fraxel LASER Treatment, a safe, non-invasive procedure that will dramatically improve your skin texture and appearance. Fraxel is a gold standard and cutting edge technology for treatment of fine lines and wrinkles, pigmentation, acne scarring and some stretch marks.
How does it work?
Unlike other LASER treatments, Fraxel works by treating a fraction of your skin at a time (hence the name Fraxel). Only the skin in need of attention is affected by the LASER, the healthy skin surrounding the area is not treated. Due to the accuracy of the Fraxel LASER therefore, the downtime is minimized to 24-48 hours.
What does Fraxel treat?
Acne Scars - Fraxel Treatment dramatically reduces the appearance of Acne scars.
Crow's Feet - Fraxel Treatment works to naturally restore and rebuild the skin around your eyes, reducing the appearance of fine lines.
Brown Spots - Fraxel is an effective treatment for brown spots on cheeks, forehead, upper lip and nose.
Sun Spots - Fraxel Treatment rejuvenates the skin and removes sun spots from skin that has been over exposed to damaging rays.
Frequently Asked Questions about Fraxel
Does the treatment hurt?
As with other laser treatments the sensation is often described as a gradual increase of heat within the skin which is uncomfortable but tolerable.
How long is each treatment?
The length of each treatment varies depending on what and where you are treating but they usually last between 30 to 60 minutes.
How many treatments will I need?
People see results after one treatment however for the best result for you your nurse will advice you on the amount of treatment you require for your best result, the course of treatment decided on for you will depend on what you are treating and where it is.
What kind of results can I expect?
Fraxel treatment dramatically reduces the appearance of acne scars, rejuvenates the skin by softening lines and wrinkles, restores and rebuilds the skin around your eyes reducing the appearance of Crow’s Feet, reduces the appearance of brown spots on cheeks, forehead, upper lip and nose, removes sun spots from the skin.
How soon will I see results?
Most people see results after their first treatment but again this depends on what is being treated by Fraxel and how well the area being treated responds to the Fraxel Laser.
How long will it take to recover?
After your treatment you may experience some swelling and/or redness in the area that has been treated. You can expect the swelling to subside within 24 hours with the redness taking longer perhaps up to a week.
Who will do my treatment?
A River Medical Registered General Nurse.