If you’re spending your mornings applying creams, cover-ups, sprays, and powders trying to diminish the appearance of scars and stretch marks, you can look forward to getting out of the house a lot faster.
After undergoing LaserBody M.D. Fraxel Scar and Stretch Mark Removal, you’ll never have to rely on makeup again.
If you’re ready to kiss your scars and stretch marks good-bye, the Fraxel Scar and Stretch Mark Removal treatment can remove scars from your full face and body.
- A topical numbing cream is applied to the skin.
- The Fraxel device emits a laser to penetrate the skin causing tiny wounds that trigger collagen cells to begin the repair process. The treatment lasts about 20 minutes, during which you’ll feel a warm, prickling sensation on your skin.
- After treatment, you may feel a mild sunburn sensation lasting for up to two hours. Redness and swelling may occur. Moisturizer can be applied to minimize pinkness, flaking, and peeling. Sunscreen must be applied every day while the skin is healing to protect from sun exposure.
Fraxel Laser Scar and Stretch Mark Removal treatment at a glance….
If you want to see the real change that Fraxel Scar and Stretch Mark removal can make, you can view the before and after images that transform scarred skin into the flawless skin.
Here are some of the most frequently asked questions we have heard from our past patients concerning Fraxel Laser Scar and Stretch Mark Removal. If you don’t see your particular concern addressed below, please feel free to contact us with any additional questions.
Fraxel Scar and Stretch Removal Treatment are designed for those who want to be rid of scar-related blemishes resulting from childbirth, injury, or any other causes. The initial treatment will last for 15 to 45 minutes during which laser therapy will be performed on the affected areas. You will need to repeat sessions every 2-4 weeks for an average of five sessions.
Fraxel Laser Scar and Stretch Mark Removal are best suited for men and women who have stretch marks and scars that they want to have removed. It is especially well suited for postpartum mothers with stretch marks from childbirth.
Because scars and stretch marks all have the same basic composition, the treatment can reduce any type of scar tissue on the body.
Regardless of how long you have had a scar; it still has the same physiological components. This means that once the collagen is stimulated, the scar tissue will respond in the same way, whether old or new.
Although Fraxel cannot prevent the appearance of future scars and stretch marks, the blemishes treated by Fraxel will not return.
Some patients undergoing Fraxel report feeling the heat as the laser is administered, however, this is usually mild and will not cause severe discomfort. A local anesthesia is given as well, to ensure your experience is pain-free.
After experiencing Fraxel Laser Scar and Stretch Mark Removal, you may feel soreness from the injured tissue, or a slight “sunburn” sensation in the treated area. These symptoms generally subside within a few days.
The cost of Fraxel Laser scar and stretch mark removal varies depending on which conditions you are looking to address and the size of the area receiving treatment. LaserBody M.D. offers a complimentary initial consultation so you can sit down with one of our medical professionals who will discuss your personal goals and arrive at an exact price prior to treatment.