Laser Resurfacing - Face and Skin Treatment
Plastic Surgeon • Newport Beach • Los Angeles • CA
MiXto Fractional C02 Laser
Fractionated CO2 laser resurfacing is the newest technology to combat wrinkles, loose skin, pigmentation unevenness, scaring, and sun damage. By combining the effectiveness of Carbon Dioxide laser resurfacing, long known to be the Platinum Standard in wrinkle removal, with an innovative "quadrant" fractional technology and a more tightly focused beam, the MiXto SX laser delivers precise tissue ablation to the skin causing immediate contraction and tissue tightening. The effects are the production of new collagen over the next 6-12 weeks that builds strength in the skin, minimizes wrinkles and removes pigment irregularities. This technology delivers powerful results without the harsh side effects and downtime of traditional CO2 resurfacing. For deeper wrinkles and more severe sun damage, this laser can be utilized in alternative mode, where the traditional CO2 effects are produced and more opt to produced the desired results.
The MiXto Sx treatment combines all the benefits of traditional laser resurfacing and more without general anesthesia, minimal pain and offers minimal downtime.
Benefits to the Patient:
- Minimal discomfort with the use of topical anesthetic
- Minimal downtime (5-7 days)
- Softening up to eradication of fine lines and wrinkles
- Removal of age and sun spots
- New collagen production for up to one year following treatment
Before and After
Buff and Shine:
Buff and Shine is a more superficial treatment of the CO2 laser with minimal recovery down time that can be done as a lunch time procedure or for a litter deeper treatment, can be a weekend recovery.