Icon and scar removal
The ICON laser is an safe and noninvasive way to help address multiple aesthetic concerns: to remove hair, to get rid of leg veins, to rejuvenate skin, to get rid of sun damage to the skin and to decrease wrinkles, decrease stretch marks and scars. It is FDA approves, so it has been medically proven to be safe. The Icon machine is a fractional, nonablative laser that works in various different ways to produIce its multiple benefits . The Icon laser helps to remove scars by delivering energy deep into the skin’s dermis, causing an inflammatory response that stimulates the production of ne health tissue to form in its place that is smoother and more even in skin tone.
What types of scars can be treated?
Icon is appropriate for treatment of surgical scars and acne scars on any area of the body, including the face?
What types of results can I expect?
The scar will lighten in color and become more even in texture.
How long will the treatment take?
Each treatment will take thirty minutes maximum.
How many treatments will I need?
Most patients require 4 to 8 sessions for desired results depending on the scar. We, the provider, can give you an estimate of the number of treatments based upon your initial assessment.
What kind of sideeffects will I experience?
Most people experience temporary redness and swelling at the area of treatment, which lasts no more than 48 hours. Your skin will be sensitive to the sun afterwards, so be sure to use a high grade sunscreen to protect the treatment area. There is no contraindication to resume your daily activities immediately after treatment.