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Acne Scar Laser Treatment

One way to deal with acne scar is to do laser treatments in skin clinics.

In this article we will find out more about fraxel re:store laser treatments for acne scars, surgical scars , age spots, sun spots and fine wrinkles.

Fraxel re:store is the original and most popular laser treatment from Fraxel: a California company with distributors around the globe.

Its advantage includes

- fine laser beams that can target problematic area more precisely
- small epidermal wound (due to fine laser beam), so the skin can recover in 24 hours and the risk of infection is reduced significantly
- it can speed up the process of acne scar removal. Usually it will take 4-6 months to subside acne scar naturally by our bodies.

Disadvantage:

- for very white or freckled, white, white to olive brown skin only. It is not suitable for dark skin type.
- It requires 3-5 treatments. It also requires one course of treatments every year to maintain its result if you use it for age spots and fine lines.
- social downtime is 2-4 days.
- More moisturizing and sun protection is required after the treatments.
- cost:  expensive! £100 per treatment.

The technical part:

Both laser and LED have wavelengths.  Fraxel re:store has dual wavelength selection:  the 1550 nm Erbium fiber laser or the superficial 1927 nm Thulium fiber laser.

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