Updated: Jan 18
Skin resurfacing. most commonly using a laser, is the most dramatic nonsurgical procedure to repair and renew the skin to address a wide range of skin concerns. Fractional baed skin resurfacing is the modern skin resurfacing method that involves creating a pattern of microscopic injuries to a fraction of the skin. This process stimulates natural healing response exciting the skin to repair itself.
Our Opus Plasma builds upon the the popular accepted science of fractional skin resurfacing and advanced this field forward with an option that improves the patient experiences using a novel, new energy course- Plasma. With the Opus Plasma you can enjoy fractional skin resurfacing results with much less downtime.
What should you expect? The treatment is a quick 15 minute outpatient treatment using a topical anesthetic. While you will begin to enjoy noticeable improvements following your first treatment. 2-3 treatments may be recommended for optimal results.
Depending on your treatment plan, the degree of discomfort will vary.
What does the recovery look like? This too will depend on your treatment plan recommended by us. A clinical study has shown that Opus Plasma required 50% less downtime when compared to a fractional skin resurfacing technology using a laser. When using moderate settings the downtime is minimal. you may experience 24 to 48 hour of mild to moderate redness and swelling- not significant to interfere with your daily activities.