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Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing

Fractional Laser Skin Resurfacing (Frax 1550)
The London Cosmetic Clinic offers non-ablative fractional skin resurfacing laser (Frax 1550) to address a wide range of skin resurfacing or scarring concerns. Frax 1550 is a fractional non-ablative laser that has very few side effects and less downtime than ablative lasers. The Frax 1550 is specific for addressing:

  • Non-ablative skin resurfacing (including but not limited to treatment of skin texture, fine lines and wrinkles)
  • Treatment of pink or purple striae (stretch marks)
  • Treatment of acne scars – ice-pick scars, rolling scars, boxcar scars, atrophic or hypertrophic.
  • Treatment of surgical or trauma scars
  • Treatment of improving and repairing sun damage
  • Treatment of minimising age spots

Prior to treatment, the patient should:

  • Avoid tanning or excessive sun exposure.
  • Avoid perfumes, deodorants and other potential irritants in treatment area.
  • Avoid taking aspirin and other blood thinners prior to treatment

What to expect after the procedure

  • Most patients can return to work immediately after the procedure.
  • Redness caused by the treatment can be camouflaged by makeup without any negative effects
  • A good hydrating moisturiser should be applied post treatment.
  • Patients should avoid sleeping on the treatment area to prevent swelling, or prop an additional pillow behind their heads.
  • Cold compresses can be applied to alleviate any potential swelling.
  • Sun exposure should be avoided during the healing phase and a sunscreen of at least SPF 30 should be applied daily.

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THE TREATMENT AT A GLANCE

90 min

Duration

30 min

Anesthetic

12 hours

Down Time

2-4 weeks

Time to See Results

Repeat in 4 weeks. Up to 4 sessions required.

Treatment Lasts

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The best cosmetic clinic I have ever been to! I was nervous about my treatment but the staff I dealt with put me at ease, explained everything and made me feel in very safe hands. Highly professional, knowledgeable staff and clinicians and I cannot recommend them highly enough. The end result was amazing and I look and feel 20 years younger!

Tim