We offer a wide-range of skin re-surfacing treatment options to rejuvenated tired, rough or blemished skin.
- Average treatment time
Usually 30-45 minutes, but treatment times will vary from patient to patient.
- What results can I expect?
Smoother, healthier, younger looking skin and a reduction in lines, wrinkles, pigmentation, spots and other blemishes.
- How long will my results last?
This will vary according to the skin condition of each patient, but results can be long-lasting with maintenance treatments.
- Is there any downtime required?
Usually no downtime is required. Should downtime be anticipated, we will advise you at your consultation.
About this treatment
Skin resurfacing can help address many conditions, including sun damage, fine lines and wrinkles, age spots and/or pigmentation and general signs of ageing, resulting in smoother, softer, unblemished and rejuvenated skin. It can also be very effective in treating acne and mild scarring,
Your carefully tailored treatment programme will be based on the specific condition of your skin and may include one or more of the following treatments: HydraFacial, IPL photorejuvenation, Venus Viva, Candela laser, skin peels and medical grade skin care. The benefits of these and other suitable treatment options will be discussed with you in detail at your patient consultation, with course of treatments recommended to ensure optimum results.
Frequently asked questions
Is this treatment right for me?Skin resurfacing is suitable for anyone over 18 years old who has tired, lacklustre, uneven or damaged skin. We offer a comprehensive range of treatment options to suit all skin types and meet different patient objectives and desires.
How does this treatment work?The different treatment options available all work in different ways. For example laser re-surfacing works by delivering heat to destroy damaged skin and stimulate the bodies natural healing process, generating new healthy skin cells. Skin peels work by removing the upper layer or layers of skin, revealing the fresh, untarnished and youthful layers beneath. Your recommended treatments and how they work will explained to you both at your consultation and before your treatment takes place.
Will I feel any pain during my treatment?No pain is associated with most of the skin resurfacing treatments that we offer. If we believe that any pain or even mild discomfort may be experienced we will discuss this with you.
Are there any side effects or risks associated with this treatment?Some skin resurfacing treatments may result in mild swelling, redness or sensitivity following treatment. This will depends on the treatments recommended and will be discussed with you prior to any treatment taking place.