As our skin ages, both internal and external factors contribute to the breakdown of collagen, the fiber that creates the structure of our skin. Breakdown of collagen results in more skin laxity, fine lines and wrinkles. Skin rejuvenation by use of a long pulse Nd: YAG works by heating the dermal layer of skin which results in stimulation of collagen growth over time. This helps to reduce fine lines and wrinkles and improves overall skin tone. Over the course of several treatments skin will gradually appear refreshed and more firm. Less painful and less expensive than Fraxel and other fractionated laser treatments, the Laser Facial gives similar, noticeable results over time. The best part about this treatment is that there is no downtime and you may return to your normal activities immediately: It’s a popular “lunchtime procedure.” The treatment only takes about 15 minutes and there is almost no risk associated with this procedure. Laser Facial Rejuvenation also reduces facial redness, improves facial texture, can decrease pore size and even helps not only acne breakouts, but acne scarring as well. Treatments should be performed every 3 – 4 weeks and are cumulative.