Definition - What does Fraxel Laser mean?
A Fraxel laser treatment is a non-surgical treatment option for a variety of skin conditions including wrinkles, acne, age spots, sun damage and stretch marks. This particular method requires several treatments which will vary based on the severity of the current skin condition. There are three types of fraxel laser treatments available which vary in intensity.
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Fraxel laser treatment options include:
- Fraxel re-fine: This particular option is more for maintenance care that rejuvenates skin. It may be appropriate for pigmentation issues or slight dark spots on the skin.
- Fraxel Dual: This non-ablative treatment option is a little more intense and is appropriate for repairing acne scars and can target aging and damaged skin. It also works to promote the growth of collagen in the skin which gives the face a youthful, vibrant appearance.
- Fraxel re:pair: This particular method can yield results after a single treatment. However, it is the most intense option and is usually selected if the patient has severe skin conditions. It works to smooth wrinkles and totally rejuvenate the patient's skin.