Laser Skin Rejuvenation in Loudoun County
If you desire a non-surgical treatment for dull, sagging, or aging skin, lasers can tighten, brighten, and even skin texture and tone. From improving the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, to diminishing the size of pores, minimizing acne scars, and even improving pigment, lasers provide quick in-office treatments that achieve dramatic results without the recovery associated with more invasive surgical treatments.
Why Choose Elle Aesthetic Arts for Laser Treatments?
Dr. Larry Lickstein is a board-certified plastic surgeon who is an expert in non-surgical facial rejuvenation as well as surgical procedures and only offers cutting-edge treatments that have been proven effective in a clinical setting. Zineb Moussafir, our director of medical aesthetics and her experienced team of highly trained cosmetic clinicians provide customized treatment plans to help each patient achieve their cosmetic goals.
Types of Laser Treatments
We offer a variety of state-of-the-art laser treatments that are clinically proven to visibly enhance the appearance of the skin and correct common skin conditions.
This treatment is a fast and effective skin rejuvenating laser peel that uses a shallow laser to address and correct a variety of conditions on the uppermost layer of skin. NanoLaserPeel can brighten the complexion, improve skin’s tone and texture, and achieve an overall more youthful look.
Forever Young BBL™
This broadband light (BBL) treatment can eliminate unwanted hyperpigmentation in the skin such as red and brown spots. BBL light energy can also stimulate the body’s natural production of new collagen for tighter, firmer skin.
This cutting-edge laser uses an advanced combination of non-ablative and ablative wavelengths to reverse visible signs of aging such as fine lines and wrinkles, sun damage, enlarged pores, uneven skin tone, and rough texture.
BBL Forever Clear®
This revolutionary acne treatment uses light energy to effectively and comfortably clear acne. BBL Forever Clear uses blue broadband light to eliminate acne-causing bacteria at its source and yellow broadband light to reduce inflammation and redness in order to give you healthy, clear, and luminous skin.
This corrective treatment targets and eliminates age spots, freckles, and rosacea on the top layers of skin to smooth and even the complexion while stimulating cellular turnover.
The Contour Tunable Resurfacing Laser (TRL) is a dual mode resurfacing laser that can deeply penetrate the deepest layers of skin to correct visible signs of aging such as skin laxity, fine lines and wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, sun damage, and age spots to balance the complexion and smooth skin texture.
Benefits of Laser Treatments
Laser treatments are a non-surgical procedure that can visibly improve the skin’s overall appearance as well as:
- Tighten sagging skin
- Diminish fine lines and wrinkles
- Reduces age spots, sun spots, and rosacea
- Reduces hyperpigmentation, blemishes and acne scars
- Minimize the size of pores
- Enhance skin tone and texture
- Improves skin elasticity
- Requires minimal downtime
- Achieves natural-looking results
Laser Treatments: What to Expect
Preparing for Treatment
A pre-laser skin care regimen may be recommended for some treatments to prepare the skin and to optimize results.
Laser Treatment Experience
While each laser is different, in general, when you arrive for your appointment your provider will apply a topical anesthetic to the treatment area. Then using a handheld device, your provider will direct the laser energy at your skin according to a predetermined treatment plan and a zimmer chiller may be employed for some treatments to spray cold air on the treatment site to improve patient comfort. Once the treatment is finished, a cooling balm and SPF will be applied to soothe and protect the skin for the rest of the day.
Recovery After Laser
Recovery following a laser treatment can vary depending on the specific laser and whether the procedure was ablative or non-ablative. Ablative or partially ablative laser treatments require more downtime as the skin will need roughly one week to recover from mild swelling and the sensation of a moderate sunburn. Non-ablative laser treatments typically require no downtime, and most patients are able to resume normal activities directly following treatment.
Laser Treatment Results
Following a laser treatment, or a series of laser treatments, it’s common for patients to see visible skin tightening, a reduction in fine lines and wrinkles, and a dramatically clearer and more radiant complexion. Results will typically continue to improve over the course of 3 to 6 months following the treatment. To maintain results, we recommend every patient adhere to a strict skin care routine that includes a medical grade SPF following any laser treatment to both protect the skin and ensure long-lasting results.
Contact Elle Aesthetic Arts
If you are seeking an anti-aging treatment that can achieve beautiful and natural results without invasive surgery, contact us to schedule your personal assessment and learn more about the many laser treatment options we offer.
Frequently Asked Questions About Laser Treatments
What areas can be treated with lasers?
The most common areas are the face, neck, décolletage, and the tops of the hands.
Are laser treatments painful?
While lasers can be associated with mild discomfort depending on the treatment, we always provide a topical anesthetic to ensure each patient’s comfort during treatment.
Who is a candidate for laser treatments?
Ideal candidates for laser treatments are men and women who want to improve their overall appearance by reducing fine lines and wrinkles, eliminating hyperpigmentation, and correcting sun damage.
Which laser treatment is right for me?
Each patient is unique; during your consultation, we’ll review your goals and develop a customized treatment plan to address your concerns and achieve beautiful and noticeably younger-looking skin.