Laser treatment for scars is increasingly becoming a sought-after solution for those hoping to improve their skin’s appearance. With a non-invasive approach that causes minimal discomfort, this technique uses focused light technology to reduce or even eliminate visible scars on your skin.
But what types of scars can lasers treat? It depends on the patient, but the Skin & Beauty Center can help you understand the options.
Types of Scars Treated
Laser technology has developed quickly in recent years, and now the technique is capable of treating a range of scar tissue.
At Skin & Beauty Center, our state-of-the-art facilities are equipped with laser devices that effectively treat various scars, including:
- Acne scars
- Scars from tissue trauma
- Scars from previous surgeries or procedures.
We can also address other cosmetic complaints, like sun damage, fine lines, and wrinkles.
Laser Treatment Candidacy
While laser treatments have historically been more efficient on lighter skin, technological advancements have improved their range of application. Modern devices can treat a range of skin tones, though very dark skin may still not be a candidate for every laser treatment.
It’s also important to remember that you can’t take Accutane for six months prior to a laser treatments. They’re also not recommended for women who are pregnant or nursing.
Prior to undergoing laser scar treatment, the specialists at Skin & Beauty Center conduct a thorough consultation. Your provider will carefully evaluate your scarring, skin tone, medical history, medications, and other factors that could influence your response to the laser treatment.
This step ensures you are physically and mentally prepared for the procedure. We’ll also make sure you have a clear understanding of the process and potential results before moving forward.
Schedule a Consultation Today
At Skin & Beauty Center, we understand that having a scar can significantly impact self-esteem and overall confidence. That’s why we offer compassionate care to make you feel as comfortable as possible.
If you are considering laser treatment to eliminate your scars, please don’t hesitate to schedule a consultation with us today. Reach us at (818) 842-8000 or book an appointment online.
We offer our services across seven convenient locations, including Burbank, Northridge, Glendale, West Hills, Santa Clarita, Verdugo Hills, and Pasadena.