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Fraxel 1927 is a newcomer to the Fraxel laser family. It can reduce signs of pigmentation, age spots, wrinkles and large pores. Fraxel 1927 can be utilized in conjunction with the Fraxel 1550 laser or alone for a shorter recovery period.
Which areas can Fraxel 1927 treat?
Fraxel 1927 can treat signs of aging virtually anywhere on the body. During your consultation, your dermatologist will examine your skin to determine whether Fraxel 1927 is the best option for your specific concern.
How does Fraxel 1927 work?
Fraxel 1927 utilizes microscopic lasers that penetrate beneath the surface of the skin, speedily rebuilding collagen. The lasers target a relatively small portion of tissue without disturbing surrounding areas, stimulating the healing process.
What happens during a Fraxel 1927 treatment?
Before your Fraxel 1927 treatment session, your skin will be cleaned and a topical anesthetic will be applied to the treatment area. Once the anesthetic has taken effect, a gel is applied to the treatment area and the laser is passed over the area several times. This is done to ensure even-looking results.
Is a Fraxel 1927 treatment painful?
Patients mention experiencing a heated sensation during a Fraxel 1927 treatment session. To maximize comfort, a topical anesthetic is usually applied to the treatment area about an hour beforehand.
What happens after a Fraxel 1927 treatment?
After a Fraxel 1927 treatment, regular activities can immediately be resumed. For the first 24 hours, your skin may appear sunburned, and your skin may bronze in the 2 weeks. For best results, wear a sunscreen of at least SPF 30 and minimize your sun exposure for the first 3 months after treatment.
How many Fraxel 1927 treatment sessions are necessary?
The exact number of required Fraxel 1927 treatments varies from patient to patient. Your dermatologist will be able to determine the exact number of treatments you will need during your consultation.
How long do the results of Fraxel 1927 last?
The longevity of Fraxel 1927 results varies. For best results, follow all post-treatment instructions, taking extra care to minimize your exposure to the sun.
Is Fraxel right for me?
Only a board-certified dermatologist can determine whether Fraxel is right for you. At Advanced Dermatology, PC, our dermatologists are experts in Fraxel and many other lasers. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and determine which laser is best for your specific concern(s).