Laser Treatment for Skin Tightening

Description: A laser procedure using high-intensity light beams to penetrate deep into the skin tissues. Therapeutic heat is delivered to help stimulate collagen production. The desired effect is for tighter, smoother-looking skin.

Length of Procedure: Half hour to 90 minutes.

In/Out Patient: Outpatient basis.

Anesthesia: None or topical anesthetic may be recommended.

Recovery Time: No downtime.

Treatment Frequency: Dependent upon the condition of the skin and its severity.

Risks: Minimal. May include redness, blistering, swelling, bruising, and uneven pigmentation.

Duration of Results: Technology is very new and result duration may vary.