6 Common Myths About Laser Surfacing

Everyone wants to look their best and that should always start with the health of your skin. Laser skin resurfacing burns away layers of facial skin with a powerful blast of light. This allows the skin to heals and grow again as fresh, smooth skin. This is a carefully controlled process that can remove blemishes, scars, and other unsightly marks.

Even with the fantastic results that have been achieved through laser resurfacing, there are still myths about this procedure.  If you are thinking about having laser resurfacing so that your skin can look younger and fresher then read on.


1. Laser resurfacing works like magic

While it is true that laser resurfacing can do wonders for your skin, there are limitations. To find out if your beauty goals can be achieved through laser resurfacing you should get in touch with an expert today. They will be able to give you an examination so that you can find out exactly what can be done, and how you can be looking your best in no time.

2. My skin is too sensitive for laser resurfacing

If you have sensitive skin you should, of course, let your laser resurfacing specialist know. They will be able to tell you if you are a good candidate for laser resurfacing or not in no time. It is probably that your sensitive skin is not going to be an issue at all.

3. I’ll look ten years younger

Your skin will look a lot younger and fresher that is for sure, but your overall appearance will not change. Many laser resurfacing patients often find that people compliment how good they look as you will look a little younger, but also a great deal healthier, You will have a youthful glow to your skin. This is something so subtle that people will not be able to tell you had any work done at all. Thanks to just how non-invasive laser resurfacing is you can look forward to a pain-free skincare routine that will lead to very positive results.

4. It’s painful

Laser resurfacing is not painful at all. Many people who have laser resurfacing are shocked to discover just how great the results can be. Especially considering that it is a procedure that only last minutes and cause no pain at all.

5. A laser is a laser

One big thing that many people need to be aware of is that not all laser resurfacing clinics are created equal. You will need to make sure that you are dealing with a reputable clinic if you want to see the best possible results. A great way to make sure that you are dealing with a reputable location is to fo your research. Google is your friend here as you will be able to see what previous patients have to say and just how great their results were.

One thing that you should make sure as well is that they are able to work with your skin tone. You should not take their word for it either. You should ask to see some before and after photos of previous patients. This is a great way to ensure that you will get the results that you need.

6. There are no risks

It may seem like there is no risk of complications resulting from laser resurfacing but you do need to be informed of any potential harm to your skin. If the laser resurfacing is not being performed by a killed profession there is some danger of scarring, this is very rare and if this is something you are concerned about you should make sure that you speak with your laser resurfacing specialist.

  • Gretchen is a free-spirited blogger focused on ways to improve her spiritual and emotional health. She uses the MANDALA HEALS blog to dispense advice, tutorials & guides on various topics.

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