Fractora is a remarkable skin treatment that resurfaces the skin in order to minimize the effects of aging.
The treatment uses RF energy to heat the deep layers of the skin, revitalizing collagen and thus improving skin texture.
Fractora treatments result in a restoration of a more youthful appearance in patients troubled by several types of skin problems, including:
- Acne scarring
- Skin contractions
- Pigmentation changes
Whether the cause of such superficial skin tone problems is excessive sun exposure, adolescent acne, or the wrinkles and skin contractions resulting from natural aging, Fractora provides noticeable improvement after only one session. Additionally, almost no downtime is necessary after a treatment.
Depending on the condition and texture of your skin, you can expect treatment to be completed in one to six sessions. While immediate results are visible, optimal improvement usually takes about 2 weeks to be seen. For many patients, skin quality continues to improve for up to 3 months after treatment. While the most common areas treated with Fractora are the eyelids, forehead, cheeks, mouth, neck, and smile lines, the treatment can be used on other affected regions of the body.
Patients should expect to see some redness and possibly some micro-lesions for a day or two (sometimes up to a week) after the procedure. After treatment, the site should be moisturized and patients should avoid exposing the area to direct sunlight. A broad-spectrum sunscreen on exposed areas daily to reduce the signs of aging as well as to decrease the risk of skin cancer.