Fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing at Medical Day Spa Chapel Hill is the gold standard in skin restoration, addressing various skin concerns like fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, acne scars, stretch marks, and age spots.

Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing Before and After Medical Day Spa of Chapel Hill NC
CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing Before and After Medical Day Spa Chapel Hill NC
Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing Before and After Medical Day Spa of Chapel Hill NC

What are the benefits of fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing?

Fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing offers a myriad of benefits for individuals seeking to rejuvenate and enhance the quality of their skin. This advanced cosmetic procedure utilizes laser technology to address a range of skin concerns. The fractional approach means that only a fraction of the skin is treated at a time, leaving surrounding tissues intact and promoting faster healing.

One of the primary benefits is the significant improvement in skin texture, tone, and firmness. The laser stimulates collagen production, promoting natural skin regeneration and reducing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and scars. Additionally, fractional CO2 laser resurfacing is effective in treating sun damage, age spots, and pigmentation irregularities, resulting in a more even complexion.

The procedure is versatile, suitable for various skin types and tones. While some downtime is expected for recovery, the long-term results include smoother, more youthful skin with improved elasticity and a renewed overall radiance. Overall, fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing stands as a powerful and customizable solution for those seeking comprehensive skin rejuvenation.


How does fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing work?
Fractional CO2 laser skin resurfacing uses laser technology to target specific areas of the skin, creating microscopic injuries. This stimulates the body’s natural healing process, promoting collagen production and resulting in improved skin texture, tone, and a reduction in imperfections.
What conditions can fractional CO2 laser treat?
Fractional CO2 laser is effective in treating a range of skin concerns, including wrinkles, fine lines, acne scars, sun damage, pigmentation irregularities, and uneven skin tone.
Is fractional CO2 laser painful, and what is the downtime?
Discomfort during the procedure is typically managed with topical anesthetics. Downtime varies, but patients can expect redness and mild swelling for a few days. Complete recovery may take a week or more, depending on the intensity of the treatment.
How many sessions are needed for optimal results?
The number of sessions varies based on individual skin concerns and the desired outcome. While some see improvement after one session, a series of treatments may be recommended for more significant and long-lasting results.
Are there any risks or side effects associated with fractional CO2 laser?
Side effects may include temporary redness, swelling, and peeling. Serious risks are rare but can include infection or changes in pigmentation. Choosing a qualified and experienced practitioner and following post-care instructions minimizes these risks.


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