Sciton Laser

Laser skin resurfacing procedures use laser-based technology to dramatically reduce the effects of sun damage and ageing and restore the skin’s healthy youthful glow. Laser treatments are also effective in the treatment of acne scarring, some superficial pigmentation issues, and sagging facial skin.

frequenty asked questions
Sciton Laser - Microlaserpeel

What does it do?

  • Brightens dull skin and superficial pigmentation issues (sun damage)
  • Exfoliates uneven skin texture
  • Softens fine lines and wrinkles

What should I expect?

Redness, dryness, tightness and peeling of the skin for 3-10 days. Mild sunburn sensation for several hours after treatment. Patients are given a post procedure kit with topical creams to heal the skin after this procedure. Results from microlaserpeel typically last 3-6 months.

How much does it cost?

$500

Sciton Laser - ProFractional Resurfacing

What does it do?

  • Softens the appearance of sagging skin and acne scars
  • Promotes collagen growth

What should I expect?

Bleeding for 1-2 days. Redness, tightness, swelling and peeling of the skin for 3-7 days. Mild to moderate sunburn sensation for several hours after treatment. Patients are given a post procedure kit with topical creams, and prescription oral medications to promote healing and prevent infection. Some patients may need multiple treatments to achieve desired results. All deep resurfacing treatments are performed by Dr. Waldrop, a consultation and pre-op appointment is required to discuss recovery time and realistic expectations.

What does is cost?

$1500 and up (depending on depth of resurfacing)

Sciton Laser - Deep Resurfacing

What does it do?

  • Eliminates fine lines and wrinkles
  • Marked improvement in deeper lines and wrinkles
  • Brightens dull skin and improves uneven texture
  • Promotes collagen growth

What should I expect?

Moderate burning sensation for several hours after treatment. Swelling and tightness for several weeks, deep peeling for several weeks, redness in treated area can last weeks to months depending on depth of treatment. Patients are given a post procedure kit with topical creams, and prescription oral medications to promote healing and prevent infection. Some patients may need multiple treatments to achieve desired results. All deep resurfacing treatments are performed by Dr. Waldrop, a consultation and pre-op appointment is required to discuss recovery time and realistic expectations.

What does it cost?

$2000 and up (depending on depth of resurfacing and areas being treated, deep resurfacing is often combined with ProFractional resurfacing to achieve optimal results)




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