The CO2 laser is a proven tool for skin rejuvenation. It is also excellent for improving scars from surgery, trauma or conditions like acne. Despite the downtime associated with the treatment (on the average a week for recovery), it remains very popular because of the result it produces.
Below are images of the before and after of a patient we treated after a surgical scar revision and 3 sessions of CO2 laser resurfacing:
As with all treatments for skin resurfacing, having suitable skincare routine in place, preparing the skin for treatment and post treatment care are every bit as important as the laser treatment.
Mrs CC Kat is a leading Midlands Consultant Plastic Surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. She is a full member of both British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS) and British Association of Aesthetic , Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (BAPRAS) as well as several international aesthetic surgery associations. She worked as a Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust but now runs her private practice, CC Kat Aesthetics – Birmingham Laser, Skin and Cosmetic Surgery Clinic, full time. For more information, visit www.cckat.com or call 08453731818.