Need an appointment?
How it Works
An photofacial is a light treatment that uses an FDA-approved device to deliver an arc of light energy that penetrates all levels of the skin. This procedure can be performed quickly, comfortably, and affordably.
The procedure doesn’t harm the epidermis (surface of the skin). This means that you can expect to be up and running the same day. few days. However, to see optimal results and to maintain your skin at it's best condition, most people need more than one photofacial. Severe cases might need up to six treatments (performed four to six weeks apart).
Frequently Asked Questions
It may take three to four treatments to see significant results, especially when treating severe sun damage. To stay ahead of your skin game, we recommend coming in for a photofacial every 8 weeks.
To maintain the benefits of your photofacial treatment, you’ll likely need follow-up maintenance sessions regularly.
While this procedure can make your skin look better, it can’t stop you from aging in the future. This is especially true for candidates with freckles. With that being said, photofacials can still help you achieve significant improvement.
While photofacials are extremely safe, some complications are likely to occur such as:
- Changes in skin color
- Increased melasma
We caution all our patients to stay conservative with treatment parameters to avoid these complications.
Yes. Photofacials are an effective way to improve and maintain your skin. However, you may need multiple rounds of treatment before you see significant results. If you have more questions about photofacial treatments, contact us and we’ll be happy to provide you with more information.