Fraxel is an advanced technology – but how it works shouldn’t be a mystery. Here are some details on the treatment and the science behind it. Remember, every patient’s circumstances are different, so for specifics, it’s best to talk to your Fraxel physician one-on-one.
Fraxel at Work
Treatment Facts and Guidelines
Fraxel treatments usually last between 15-45 minutes
Most patients see the best results with 1-5 Fraxel treatments
Most Fraxel patients report the sensation of a "light sunburn" immediately after treatment, but treatment plans can vary, so ask your physician about the specifics of your treatment.
Safety and Side Effects
With a track record of over 800,000 treatments, Fraxel technology is proven to be safe and effective for multiple indications. But because skin types and conditions can vary, some side effects are possible. Click here for typical side effects
THE MOST ADVANCED TRACK RECORD—FOR ADVANCED SKIN SCIENCE
Fraxel laser treatment removes years from the skin's appearance—without the degree of risks and side effects commonly associated with other procedures. That's because our team of scientists, physicians, clinicians and engineers are dedicated to developing safe, effective solutions for rejuvenating your skin. The Fraxel track record speaks for itself:
- Excellent safety record with more than 800,000 treatments performed
- Extensive clinical and tissue research
- Ongoing clinical trials in our state-of-the-art Solta Medical Aesthetic Center located within Solta corporate headquarters
- Ongoing testing and research by our on-site biomedical engineering team
- Safe and effective on most skin types, on and off the face, for men and women
When you get a Fraxel treatment, you can feel confident you're receiving a safe, effective procedure. Fraxel is a treatment you can trust.
Potential side effects include prolonged redness, swelling, oozing, petichiae, delayed wound healing, scarring, crusting or scabbing, infection from
bacterial, viral or fungal agents, pigmentary changes, herpes reactivation
and acne flare-up.
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Potential side effects include prolonged redness, swelling, blistering, scarring, infection, pigmentary changes (hyperpigmentation) , herpes reactivation and acne flare-up.