The Aesthetic Laser Centre Offers Picosure Laser
for Treating Wrinkles
PicoSure is the world’s first and only picosecond aesthetic laser for multiple aesthetic applications, including tattoo removal, acne scar treatment, removal of pigmented lesions and wrinkle treatment. As we age, that support structure within the skin begins to weaken, forming wrinkles. PicoSure uses powerful technology to improve the look of the skin by stimulating collagen and elastin production. Unlike surgical face-lifts that require long recovery times, laser treatment offers an effective and convenient alternative without the typical discomfort and downtime.
“We’re improving the look of the skin and providing impressive. Patients can go right back to their regular routine, this is a wonderful alternative to more aggressive treatments.”
What is PicoSure?
PicoSure® is the world’s first and only picosecond aesthetic laser platform for multiple aesthetic applications including tattoo removal, acne scar treatment, removal of pigmented lesions and wrinkle treatment. This unparalleled breakthrough in laser technology delivers ultra-short pulse bursts of energy to the skin in trillionths of a second to gently target and eliminate pigment without harming the surrounding skin. Improve the look of your skin and achieve a more youthful appearance by removing pigment or treating wrinkles and acne scars faster than ever before with PicoSure.
Why PicoSure Laser Treatment?
It’s important to consider your options. Face-lifts, fillers, and toxins are associated with significant downtime, risks, and side-effects. Patients often consider these treatments a “last resort.” The first step to achieving a more youthful appearance or just tweaking some trouble-spots may be a PicoSure laser treatment. Speak with our office today to see if this treatment is right for you!
Wrinkle Treatment FAQ’s:
How does it work?
With a unique combination of leading-edge technologies, our light-based treatments target all three layers of photodamaged tissue, epidermal pigment, mid-dermal wrinkles, and deep-dermal laxity. Then the body’s natural healing process sweeps away older, damaged tissue and rebuilds it with fresh, new collagen and elastin—the crucial building blocks of youthful looking skin.
Am I a good candidate for this procedure?
If you have fine lines and wrinkles around your eyes, mouth, or any area of your body including face, hands, and arms you may be a good candidate for the PicoSure treatment.
How long does it take?
The procedure can be performed in as little as 15 minutes or less, depending on the size of the treatment area.
What does the treatment feel like?
Your treatment provider may offer ways to make this a comfortable experience. Since everyone is different, and this depends on the level of treatment needed, it is best to discuss all of your options with your laser treatment provider.
How many treatments will I need?
A series of 3-4 treatments is recommended. Treatment intervals are 2-4 weeks but can be up to 8 weeks for darker skin types. Each patient is unique and will be evaluated prior to treatment.
How quickly will I recover?
Side effects include temporary redness and swelling at the treatment site that typically resolves in less than an hour but in some cases may linger for up to 24 hours.
Are there any side effects?
Adverse effects can include hypopigmentation, hyperpigmentation, mild erythema and oedema, and possible scarring and infection. By following your practitioner’s post-treatment care instructions you will significantly decrease the risk of these adverse effects.
Please be aware that individual results for any treatment or use of our products may vary. Results are not guaranteed.
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