Surgical scars are an inevitability for a variety of surgeries you may have to undergo. However, just because a scar remains from the surgery doesn’t mean there is no solution to the aesthetic issue.
Raleigh Laser & Aesthetics offer skin rejuvenation solutions that can take unseemly scars caused by prior surgeries and minimize their appearance. This is especially beneficial for those that have scarring in highly visible areas such as the face or neck.
Skin rejuvenation treatments utilize the body’s natural healing process to promote collagen and elastin production, which helps to break down scar tissue and form new layers of skin. Scars become significantly less prominent and confidence is returned.
If scarring from prior surgeries, or scarring in general, has you wanting for a cosmetic solution to restore the appearance of your potential treatment area, call Raleigh Laser & Aesthetics today for a consultation!
Surgical Scars Treatment FAQ
Elite IQ laser system and Potenza radiofrequency microneedling are both available treatments for surgical scars at Raleigh Laser & Aesthetics. Both are effective solutions, and your expert will determine which is right for you during an initial consultation.
Both methods of treatment for scarring are mostly painless, with mild discomfort a natural reality. Topical numbing cream is often used as well to minimize any discomfort.
Treatments are generally less than 45 minutes. The number of treatments required depends on the severity of the issue, as well as a patient’s goals. Most individuals require between 3 and 5 treatments, scheduled at 4 to 6 weeks apart.
There is essentially zero downtime for skin rejuvenation treatment for surgical scars. Redness and irritation last a few days at most, and you will need to take care to properly moisturize and soothe the treatment area. However, you can immediately partake in normal activity.