The Erbium laser is primarily attracted to the water in skin. This causes a controlled removal of a very fine layer of skin. This laser is used to resurface the skin and help to reduce mild to moderate wrinkles, acne scarring, and pigmentation problems.
As a result of removing the superficial layers of skin, new collagen and skin are regenerated. This process leads to a reduction in wrinkles, and a more even tone and texture to the skin.
The Erbium Laser can be tailored in strength and done as a peel or as a resurfacing and deeper treatment. A series of three to five treatments is recommended for maximum results.
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The Erbium laser has a wavelength of 2940nm which is primarily attracted to the water in the skin, causing a controlled ablation of a very fine layer of skin. Tattoos or permanent makeup will not be affected by this laser.
The Erbium laser is used for people who have mild to moderate wrinkles or acne scarring. Fair skin types are the best candidates; however darker skin types can be treated. Patients who have been treated with Accutane or Clarus must wait 6 months before getting this treatment.
Recovery time is generally 3-5 days but varies depending on the depth of treatment and the concentration of the laser.
Contraindications can include, but are not limited to the following list. A thorough consultation with our laser technician is required.
Consultations are currently complimentary and there is no obligation to book your procedure during or after your consult.
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