Poor texture and tone are a common complaint from adult patients who visit the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center in Santa Monica, CA. The skin may appear dull and may be impacted by fine lines and wrinkles. Areas of pigmentation or acne scars may also result in blemishing of healthy skin. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and his team provide patients with solutions for the skin and body, including laser skin resurfacing.
How laser skin resurfacing works
Laser skin resurfacing is a popular treatment available at the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center. It improves the texture, tone, and overall health and appearance of the skin by removing dead skin cells on the upper layer of the skin, while penetrated deep beneath to stimulate the body’s natural collagen and elastin production. Patients will notice results immediately after treatment, while also seeing changes int eh appearance of their skin over the course of several weeks. Laser skin resurfacing is effective at addressing:
- Pore size
- Pigmentation problems
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Acne scarring
- Overall complexion appearance
Is laser skin resurfacing safe?
Patients hear of lasers and often assume that this light therapy is painful and unsafe. However, lasers are being used in many areas of medicine today, and continues to be a reliable option for a wide range of concerns. With laser light therapy for skin resurfacing, the outer layer of the skin is treated while leaving healthy surrounding skin and tissues unharmed. The laser devices used in our practice are cleared for safety and efficiency by the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) and, when treatments are administered by a trained and experience professional, the results are dependable and reliable. Patients enjoy the results of their treatment for many months, enjoying a more youthful appearance and healthier, glowing skin!
Schedule a visit with the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center today!
Santa Monica, CA area patients who are interested in learning more about laser skin resurfacing are welcome to contact the team of the Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and associates provide care for patients at their office, located at 2001 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite #1160W, and can be reached to schedule an appointment at (310) 829-4104.