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What It Is: a fractionated, resurfacing laser with non-ablative (targets the tissue, not the skin’s surface) or ablative (removes the top layer of skin and creates open wounds) devices to address scarring, pigmentation, sun damage, wrinkles, and more.
Book Your Date: 1 week after. According to Dr. Idriss, it’ll feel like you have a bad sunburn for up to two days post-treatment, then over the course of the week, you’ll experience changes in pigmentation as the brown spots flake off. In addition to moisturizing regularly, the most important thing you can do is not pick.