What is a FotoFacial/Skin Rejuvenation?
A FotoFacial is a procedure for removing discoloration of the skin creating an even and natural appearance. The FotoFacial is a great alternative to other more expensive skin treatments. This procedure is non-surgical and requires no down-time.
How does skin rejuvenation with elōs technology work?
This treatment uses focused light and bi-polar radio frequency energies to restore skin to a more youthful state. Brown spots (pigmented imperfections) from sun damage and aging, red blotchiness from spider vessels or rosacea (vascular imperfections), and uneven skin texture will improve over a treatment series.
What results can one be expected from this treatment?
Each treatment will result in gradual lightening and improvement of pigmented and vascular imperfections. Textural improvements are appreciated towards the end of the treatment series.
How Many Treatments Will I Need?
Some individuals notice significant results in 2-3 treatments. For optimal results 6 treatments are recommended in one month intervals. The condition of your skin and the desired results will determine the number of treatments necessary.
What happens after each treatment?
Temporary pinkness in the skin lasts a very short time, and most people return to work or normal activities immediately after treatment. The improvement in pigmented and vascular irregularities can often be appreciated by the time clients return for their next treatment a month later. Brown spots temporarily go darker before they lighten.
Is treatment with elos safe?
Treatment is very safe for the skin. There are many advances in the elos technology that make it unparalleled for skin safety, without compromising effectiveness for treatment. There are no long term health hazards from light or electric energies used in this treatment. Both have been used for decades in medicine, surgery, and aesthetics without adversity.
How is the treatment tolerated by the patient?
The sensation is often described as “hot pinch” feeling. The sensation only lasts for fraction of a second, and you may feel warmth or tingling sensation for a short time afterward. Most people tolerate treatment without topical anesthetic, but individuals who are more sensitive may prefer to have the skin numbed before treatment.
Who should get treatment for Skin Rejuvenation?
Anyone who wants to improve the signs of sun damage and aging in the skin, such as pigmented and vascular irregularities, uneven or rough skin texture. Skin rejuvenation can be done on face, neck, chest, hands, and arms.