Fractional co2 laser

Fractional co2 laser

The fractional CO2 laser is a treatment that has a revolutionary technology for skin care. It works precisely by stimulating the restoration of the appearance of the skin, working on its imperfections such as wrinkles, expression lines, scars.

Benefits included:

  • Produces a rejuvenating and natural effect on the skin
  • Reduces pronounced wrinkles in areas such as: lips, forehead and crow's feet
  • Helps to improve sagging skin
  • Reduces solar aging of the face, neck, décolleté and hands
  • Simplifies redness of the skin
  • Reduces skin conditions such as scars, acne, blemishes and dyschromia.

Consultation day

The initial consultation with the aesthetic doctor will begin with an evaluation and physical examination of the patient's skin to know the state of the skin, its type, its ailments and its needs, determining the problem areas that cause concern and insecurity in the person, these They will be the key piece when performing the procedure. You will be asked about your medical history or any illness that we should know about. It is important to truthfully answer all the questions asked in consultations, because these can define if you are an ideal patient for this type of procedure. Then, they will talk about the results you seek to obtain by undergoing this procedure in the same way everything you need to know about the fractional CO2 laser will be explained, this is your time to ask any question that generates doubts on the subject.

Fractional CO2 laser treatment day

The laser session is an aesthetic procedure that does not generate pain, which is why it is generally performed under the effects of topical anesthesia. The duration of this procedure can be extended from 30 to 90 minutes depending on the extension of the area to be treated. It is recommended that you do not wear makeup on the day of the procedure, however, the first step before performing the procedure is to keep your face clean, it is for them that we will use one of the best facial cleansers, adapted to your skin type, to clean the area. Then we will emit small beams of light, which will penetrate deep into your skin layers to stimulate the natural healing process and the production of collagen.

After the procedure

After the treatment, patients have indicated to feel a sensation of tight, red and itchy skin, sometimes there is presence of scabs, however, these effects disappear after a few hours after the procedure, except for the scabs that gradually disappear in a few days. . The results are immediate, however, the definitive results will be visible in a few days after the procedure. As it is a minimally invasive procedure, you do not need to be absent from work or take some kind of rest, you can continue with your normal routine and use sunscreen.

Suitable age and skin type

The fractional co2 laser is a suitable treatment to treat all skin types and it is safe to perform it on skins of different ages.

Time duration of fractional CO2 laser effects?

The duration of the effects of the fractional CO2 laser varies from person to person, taking into account the specific skin care needs of each patient. It is advisable to perform this procedure 2 or 3 times a year to maintain the results.

Fractional CO2 laser care

The care that the patient must comply with after the treatment are as follows: continue responsibly with their daily skin care routine by applying creams, serums, cleansers, moisturizers and sunscreen. It is important that you do not expose yourself to the sun during the days after the treatment, as your skin will be particularly sensitive to light and heat, it is recommended to wear dark sunglasses and hats that can cover your face.

Dr. Yamen Chaer

The doctor. Yamen chaer rafeh, specialist in plastic, reconstructive, aesthetic and caumatology surgery, graduated from the Hermanos Ameijeiras Clinical Surgical Hospital, Havana, also trained as a general surgeon at the Ronaldo Gazolla Hospital, in the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, studied medicine aesthetics at the Instituto Pinto Europa, in the city of Ghent, Belgium, and the Jhon Kennedy University in the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina.