Skin Resurfacing in Newport Beach
Skin resurfacing helps rejuvenate the skin and improves a variety of skin conditions. Fractional CO2 laser is considered the gold standard for the treatment of facial wrinkles, scars, and sun-damaged skin. Laser resurfacing works to remove
What laser skin resurfacing can improve?
- Fine lines and wrinkles around the eyes, mouth, and forehead
- Acne scars
- Aged skin due to sun damage
- Reduce the size of large pores
- Improve overall skin complexion
- Treat brown spots and skin discoloration
Am I A Candidate?
If you look tired even when you are well rested, blepharoplasty may be the answer. Good health and realistic expectations are important factors in pursuing eyelid surgery. If you notice any of the following signs of aging in your eyes, you may be a candidate for blepharoplasty:
- droopy upper eyelid skin obscuring the natural fold
- puffy bags under your eyes
- problems with vision due to excess skin and sagging of upper eyelid
- wrinkles around the eyes
Laser skin resurfacing can be performed as a stand alone procedure or combined with other procedures such as a facelift or fat grafting. Dr. Razfar is a double board certified facial plastic surgeon with expertise in both surgical and non-surgical facial rejuvenation treatments. After a thorough facial cosmetic consultation, he will help determine which treatment approach is best for you.
Frequently Asked Questions
The incisions are placed in the hairline and natural creases in front and behind the ear. Once these are completely healed, the scars will be well camouflaged and nearly undetectable.
Non-surgical facelift or liquid facelift is an option for patients with mild to moderate signs of facial aging with no significant tissue sagging. A combination of Botox, soft tissue fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma), fat grafting, and laser skin resurfacing are used to provide comprehensive facial rejuvenation. Dr. Razfar with discuss both surgical and non-surgical options to determine which one will benefit you.
There are different stages to the recovery. There will be significant swelling and bruising for the first week or so. This is associated with mild discomfort as the swelling improves. The stitches are removed about 1 week after surgery. Swelling will slowly resolving over the next 2-3 weeks. Detailed post-operative instructions will be explained thoroughly before and after surgery.