CO2 Skin Resurfacing Face Treatment
DeepFX/ActiveFX CO2 Skin Resurfacing
DeepFX/ActiveFX are two CO2 fractional laser skin resurfacing solutions of the UltraPulse and Acupulse systems. With DeepFX/ActiveFX your physician can offer you dramatic results on a range of skin aging concerns, from deep wrinkles to fine lines and uneven skin tone and texture. DeepFX/ActiveFX affect different layers of your skin, depending on your specific concern.
How does It work?
DeepFX/ActiveFX CO2 Skin Resurfacing Technology The Lumenis CO2 fractional laser creates microscopic channels that trigger the process of new collagen and elastic fiber production, while leaving some unaffected skin in between the channels to reduce healing time. The result is deep dermal regeneration that dramatically improves your skin elasticity and appearance.
The unique power and precision of Lumenis technology enables your physician to customize treatments for your specific skin concern and needs, with optimal safety and healing time.
To minimize discomfort during deeper treatments, a local anesthetic should be applied to numb your skin. Depending on the treatment area, you can expect the session to last approximately 20-30 minutes. During the procedure you may feel a warm sensation as the laser is applied but should not feel any discomfort.
Is it safe?
Developed by pioneers in aesthetic medicine and trusted by leading professionals around the world, both DeepFX/ActiveFX have received FDA clearance for treatment and have been clinically validated in dozens of studies. Lumenis energy-based procedures must be performed by a physician or an authorized provider in your region. Energy-based treatments are not suitable for everyone and carry some risks. Be sure to consult with your treatment provider before choosing this procedure.
When will I see results?
The man advantage of DeepFX/ActiveFX is that results are visible after one single treatment. As your skin heals following the treatment, you will notice an improvement in wrinkles, fine lines, tone and texture. You should expect to see improvement for up to two years following the procedure due to continued collagen production.
What can I expect after DeepFX/ActiveFX treatment?
Immediately following treatment, your skin will be warm and may be slightly red and swollen, depending on your customized treatment settings. Most patients can resume their daily activities within a week. To support you in the healing process, a daily skincare routine should be prescribed.