There is minimal downtime. After treatment there may be some swelling and redness, which should subside within an hour. Some micro-crusting may occur, particularly in the lateral cheek area and usually lasts 3-7 days.
There are no known risks inherent to this type of treatment. Potential side effects include mild pigmentary changes, micro-crusting and mild acne. These are all temporary and usually last only for a few days.
3 treatments done one month apart is the recommended protocol, our doctors may customise a personal treatment plan for you.
Depending on skin condition, results typically last 12-18 months
Topical anaesthetic and premedication will be prescribed to reduce discomfort. Our patients have found the treatment very tolerable.