ProFractional laser treatment

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ProFractional Laser in Martinsburg

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Over the years, many factors can take a toll on your skin, increasing the chances of line and wrinkle formation, sagging, scars, and other concerns. If you’re ready to transform your skin through laser resurfacing, look no further than ProFractional® laser treatment.

ProFractional treatment stimulates collagen production to renew skin through precisely targeted laser energy. ProFractional laser in Martinsburg at Dr. Robert Bowen, is one of our most transformative skin services.

The Procedure

Details.

Treatable Concerns

Fine to deep wrinkles
Acne scars
Traumatic scars
Age spots
Sun damage
Skin laxity
Enlarged pores

Procedure Time

2 hours

Recovery & Downtime

7 to 10 days, with specific aftercare instructions that must be followed.  As with other laser treatments, sun avoidance/protection is required to avoid complications.

What are the benefits of a ProFractional laser treatment in Martinsburg?

01

Deep Skin Resurfacing

There are certain skin conditions that products and traditional facials can't improve significantly. ProFractional laser is the ultimate solution to improving scars and deep wrinkles by stimulating tissue regeneration from within.

02

Less Downtime

Certain deep laser treatments require a significant amount of time for your skin to heal. With ProFractional laser, you only need about a week for your skin to recover.

03

Long-Term Results

The benefits of this treatment are long-term. With boosted collagen and resurfaced skin, you'll reap the benefits for years to come.

The ProFractional Process.

What to Expect?

Consultation.

To ensure ProFractional is the best treatment match for you, you'll meet with Dr. Bowen for a skin consultation. He'll assess your skin and discuss your goals for this treatment. After answering your questions, we'll book you for this procedure with him.

Treatment.

The day of, you'll arrive and relax in a comfortable treatment chair as we prepare your skin. Your provider will apply a topical anesthetic to minimize any pain during the treatment. The total time can depend based on your custom treatment plan.

Next Steps.

After your treatment, we'll go over any aftercare instructions. If your treatment plan includes multiple treatment sessions, we will space these apart strategically for the best results possible.

Pre-Treatment

  • Avoid waxing, facials, hair removal (laser, threading, electrolysis), extensive sun exposure, or any other laser treatments to the treatment area at least a week prior to your procedure.
  • Stop using topical skin treatments (with the exception of a gentle cleanser, moisturizer, and sunscreen) three days before the treatment.
  • Discuss aspirin or other blood thinning medication you are taking during your consultation with Dr. Bowen.

Post-Treatment

Important post-treatment care to expect includes:

  • Sleep with the head elevated to minimize swelling.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise and sweating until the treated skin has healed.
  • Do not use any cleansing devices or brushes (i.e. Clarisonic) or exfoliating scrubs or other topical products for at least 10 days following your treatment.
  • Avoid any UV exposure for 48 hours and use sunscreen religiously starting the day after treatment.
  • Do not bump, pick, scratch, or itch the skin in any way.

Frequently Asked Questions.

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