What is the Pearl treatment? The Pearl is a resurfacing laser that gently and safely treats signs of aging and damaged skin. The Pearl procedure reduces fine wrinkles, uneven texture and discoloration with minimal treatments. A pattern of light pulses treats both the top layer and deeper layers of skin, providing long-term benefits with minimal downtime. Treatment areas: around the eyes, cheeks and smile lines Top reasons to consider the Pearl treatment: The treatment is ideal for patients with light to medium skin tones and mild to moderate sun damage. The treatment takes approximately 15 minutes. What are the benefits of the Pearl treatment? Patients will notice overall skin improvements within 3-4 days. Many patients may need only 1-2 treatments, spaced approximately one month apart to achieve desired results. Recover process after the Pearl treatment: Patients can return to their normal daily activities, however your face may appear pink/red for 3-4 days following the treatment (look and feel midley like a sunburn). Avoid wearing make-up for the first 3-4 days after treatment. Results are typically noticeable within day 3 or day 4 of the treatment. Talk to your provider about important safety information prior to your treatment. What is the Pearl Fractional treatment? Pearl Fractional is a fractional laser for treating photodamaged skin in just one treatment. Fractional, laser pulses place tiny holes in the skin and columns of damaged tissue are selectively removed, leaving surrounding skin intact. After a treatment, the body’s own natural process creates new collagen improving the appearance of fine lines and aging skin. Treatment areas: entire face, and uniquely effective around the eyes and around the mouth. Top reasons to consider the Pearl Fractional treatment: This treatment is ideal for patients with light to medium skin tones and skin imperfections due to aging and sun damage. Many patients see improvement to their skin after just one treatment. What are the benefits of the Pearl Fractional treatment? This treatment's unique laser wavelength and its ability to deeply penetrate the skin, improves the appearance of aging skin in a single treatment. It is a safe and effective treatment to improve sun damaged skin. Recover process after the Pearl Fractional treatment: Many patients see improvement one week after treatment; maximum results are visible in 1-3 months. After treatment, the skin may look sunburned and may be slightly swollen. Many patients experience little to no discomfort post-treatment. Avoid applying make-up for the first 5 days after treatment. Talk to your provider about important safety information prior to your treatment.