In laser/light therapy, an intense but gentle beam of light is used to treat acne scarring without damaging surrounding tissue.
Pain and recovery time is minimal.
Procedure is non-invasive.
Works best in combination with other acne treatments.
As with any treatment, there are risks associated with it, though they are minimized in the hands of a qualified ASDS dermatologist. These include:
In addition, patients should:
Before the procedure, an ASDS dermatologist will usually review the patient's medical history and conduct a physical exam. This is the time for the doctor and patient to discuss expectations, potential risks and outcomes of the procedure. Patients also should: