Friday, 10 February 2012

Effect Of Laser Treatment On Skin- Guest Post

It’s the newest and most advanced method of keeping your skin as beautiful as possible: lasers. No longer is surgery necessary to make your skin clear, vibrant and glowing. Beautiful skin relies on the power of lasers.

Lasers have become the gold standard for ""skin resurfacing treatments. Skin resurfacing, a cosmetic medical treatment that improves the presence of blemishes, wrinkles, and scarring, is a non-surgical method of rejuvenating tired, weather-beaten complexions.

How Lasers Work in Skin Resurfacing

Laser technology for skin resurfacing treatment is specially designed to target the skin at a deep layer. Simply put, the skin is exposed to precise and uniformly administered intense optical energy at a specific wavelength. This causes gentle damage to the skin, at the same time kickstarting the production of collagen and elastin, two things we all know are necessary for healthy skin. After the treatment, your skin then recovers by maintaining these elevated levels of collagen and elastin, and it’s in the recovery that you see your skin become clearer, smoother and more beautiful.
Basically all lasers for cosmetic medicine work in this manner. The treatment is far less uncomfortable, painful and requires a shorter recovery than other skin beautifying methods, but beware! Lasers require the expertise of a skilled technician and medical aesthetician. You’ll also need to be examined by a medical consultant before you go ahead with treatment, since inaccurate administration can cause lifelong negative side effects like hypopigmentation (pale spots), hyperpigmentation (dark blotches) and sensitivity to sun exposure.

These days, it’s all about less invasive methods of improving your appearance. People are turning away from surgery, and what many have found to be just as effective (if not more so) is laser technology.

You can find out more about laser skin resurfacing from your cosmetic medical provider.
 A word About Cindy Clark:
Cindy Clark is a medical consultant for Skin Vitality, one of Canada’s largest aesthetic medical providers. Based in Toronto, Ontario, Cindy has consulted with thousands of patients in her career regarding Laser Treatment.