Laser resurfacing is safe when it’s performed by a trained professional. Like any procedure, it does carry some risks, such as infection, abnormal healing, scarring or burns. However, these complications are rare, especially when you choose a reputable care provider.
This treatment is not recommended for people who have very darkly pigmented skin, previous chemical peels or dermabrasion or certain medical conditions.
Your skin needs time to heal, and you’ll usually notice significant results within one month. The majority of people who get this treatment see a 50 to 80 percent improvement in their skin.
Disclaimer: We are all unique. This means that treatment plans, the results, down time and recovery following treatment will vary from patient to patient. The information presented on this website should be used as a guide only.