The laser regenerates the skin’s surface by sending high-intensity laser beam vibrations to produce a strong charge of energy .. get directly to the damaged skin tissue at the required depth and heated and evaporated directly .. and the surrounding tissues are not affected because it is very accurate .. where the skin is removed layer after Exactly other, stimulates collagen production with new and more vital specifications to grow a more lively and smooth skin surface
The most important laser devices used for exfoliation
1- Carbon Dioxide Laser CO2
It has a continuous beam with a wavelength of 10.600 nm .. This device is very accurate and should be used by an expert and a specialist because its side effects are high compared to other devices ..
2- Erbium: YAG laser
It absorbs water in tissues and is 12 to 18 times superior to the carbon laser machine .. It removes the tissue to be treated with the least possible thermal damage and is the least pain and recovery faster .. It is considered safe on thin areas of the skin .. and its complications are less than the carbon laser ..
Laser is useful for removing spots and pigmentation of the skin .. Reducing wrinkles of aging skin .. Treating atrophic acne scars or surgical scars .. Treating freckles and costs … Removing warts …
Contraindications to the use of bad skin burns .. previous radiation treatment .. acne patients in the active stage for fear of the risk of spread of infection .. users of Tretinoin or retinoid to treat acne .. It must be stopped before 12-18 months of the session …
The peeling process is done under local anesthesia in most cases .. the patient may be given a sedative injection sometimes .. and in some cases a full anesthesia may be done in the hospital ..
With regard to the duration of the operation, it takes from half an hour to two hours, depending on the patient’s condition and the area of the treated skin .. During which the patient does not feel any pain, either after the operation the patient feels a slight pain similar to the feeling resulting from the burning of the sun ..
In case of complete anesthesia, the patient wakes up and a bandage is placed on his face in the treatment room.
As for the number of sessions .. once is sufficient if the peeling is deep .. 1 – 3 sessions for medium peeling … 3 – 6 sessions for surface peeling …