Core Messages

— Ablative and non-ablative laser resurfacing lead to an improvement in photodamaged skin.

— Ablative laser resurfacing produces a significant wound, but long-lasting clinical results.

— Nonablative resurfacing is cosmeti-cally elegant, but generally only leads to subtle results.

— Visible light nonablative devices lead to a lessening of erythema and superficial pigmentary skin changes

— Midinfrared infrared laser devices promote better skin quality and skin toning.

— The role of newer plasmakinetic and fractional resurfacing devices has yet to be determined.

Was this article helpful?

0 0
How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

Get My Free Ebook

Post a comment