Fractional laser resurfacing with the Sellas 1550 is the latest in non-ablative cosmetic technology achieving amazing results for acne scars, wrinkles, sun damage and stretch marks. With this advanced laser procedure, darker complexion patients of any skin type can be treated safely.
This revolutionary device delivers an array of high-precision microbeams to initiate the formation of healthy new tissue with minimal downtime, little pain and effective results.
Benefits of Fractional Laser Resurfacing
- Reduce acne scars
- Decrease wrinkles and fine lines
- Lighten and smooth stretch marks
- Safe treatments on all skin types
Fractional Laser Resurfacing FAQs
How many fractional laser resurfacing acne scar sessions do I need?
The best long-term results are experienced when a patient undergoes 3 treatments spaced 6-8 weeks apart.
Is treatment with the Sellas acne scar laser safe?
Sellas 1550 laser treatments are very safe for all skin types (I-VI). There are no long-term health hazards from the Erbium glass laser wavelength used.
What kind of results can I expect from fractional laser resurfacing acne scar treatment?
Gradual improvement of acne scars may be evident even after one session. Most patients achieve the most visible improvement 3 months after the third treatment.
How frequently can I do these laser acne scar treatments?
Collagen production takes time so it is recommended to undergo no more than one Sellas 1550 treatment per month to obtain optimum results.
Does the fractional laser resurfacing acne scar treatment hurt?
This laser treatment is described as feeling like pricking from a micro needle. A topical numbing agent is applied to the treatment area prior to the procedure to minimize discomfort and pain medication can also be prescribed if needed.
What happens after each fractional laser resurfacing acne scar treatment?
You will experience redness for 2-3 days followed by a slight bronzing which will gradually dissipate by day 5. Patients can resume normal daily activities immediately, but the treated areas must be protected from the sun.
Who should get fractional laser resurfacing treatment?
Anyone who wants improvement of the appearance of acne scars, wrinkles, sun damage, and the signs of aging.
Is it safe to drive after having a Fractional laser resurfacing treatment?
At the laser clinic, we treat clients with fractional laser resurfacing from Redondo Beach, Hermosa Beach, Torrance, Palos Verdes, Rolling Hills, and Los Angeles, and considering we use prescription pain medication during the procedure the responsibility of driving should be done by a friend or relative.
How much does a fractional laser resurfacing treatment cost?
Fractional laser resurfacing price is dependent on the area being treated and the number of procedures required for the desired result. For example, laser treatment of full-face costs $750. The nurse performing the laser treatment will discuss the estimated cost specific to your concern.