PicoSure laser addresses skin concerns like freckles, sun spots, discoloration, and unwanted tattoo ink. The laser improves skin texture such as scarring and wrinkles.
The laser converts laser energy into gentle pressure waves to activate cell signaling to create new collagen and start the body’s natural immune response.
PicoSure laser can treat all skin types. It is also great on unwanted tattoo pigment.
Cost varies depending on your clinician and the areas being treated. On average a PicoSure laser skin rejuvenation treatment for the face in Orange County can cost from $400-$600 a treatment.
It is recommended to have a series of treatments for optimal results.
It is important to protect the area from the sun before and after treatment. It is also recommended to stop taking vitamin E, aspirin, and other medications/supplements that can hinder healing. Patients using retinoid or glycolic acid must stop 2-4 weeks prior to treatment. If you are prone to developing cold sores it is recommended to take medication to prevent cold sores.
Discomfort is minimal and numbing cream is applied to minimize any discomfort.
Mild redness is expected up to a few hours. There is no downtime after treatment and patients may return to normal activities.