Acne Laser Treatment
Acne is a disorder resulting from the action of hormones and other substances on the skin’s oil glands, sebaceous glands and hair follicles. Severe acne can lead to scarring. Using advanced treatment technology offered with the Sciton Forever Young BBL, allows our certified laser specialists to treat skin issues such as acne, redness, and hyperpigmentation that starts below the skin’s surface, which is why often times topical products alone are often ineffective. Forever Young BBL allows us to reach the source of the problem resulting in patient satisfaction. This is done by using different wavelengths to allow for controlled heating of the sub-epidermal layers of the skin, thus targeting the acne generating bacteria without damage to skin.
Our laser specialist will customize a treatment plan for each individual client. Typically, the acne treatment is a done as a series. We have the client come in for a treatment once every week to every two weeks for about six sessions. This treatment series will lead to a reduction in acne and there are other procedures that can improve acne scarring.
Before and After Photos Series of 6 Treatments
Understanding This Procedure
The treatment is noninvasive and requires minimal downtime. You will not need any topical anesthesia for this treatment. You will be provided with eye wear for protection during the procedure
Your treatment provider will apply the BBL hand piece to your skin and deliver precise pulses of light energy to the treatment areas. You may feel a light stinging sensation that is usually well-tolerated by most people. The entire procedure should take under 1 hour.
What To Expect After Procedure
The skin may appear flushed for a few days after BBL and certain dark spots may become darker. This can be covered with makeup and will resolve within about 10 to 14 days. Within a few weeks, your skin will look brighter, clearer, and more youthful. You will be asked to wear sunscreen for several weeks after treatment in order to protect your skin as it heals.