Scars tell a story. It’s likely that you can look at the scars you have and remember where and when you got them. Some scars look kind of cool. However, when scars are large or are visible, they can be a source of frustration and embarrassment. They can affect your self-esteem. Thankfully, there are a number of proven scar treatment options that can help you make unwanted scars a thing of the past.
Microneedling is a minimally-invasive treatment that has been shown to help make unwanted scars disappear. During this treatment, the practitioner is going to use a small pen that has a number of very fine needles attached to it. The needles will puncture the skin in the treated area, creating micro-channels. These micro-openings trigger your body’s natural healing mechanism. They encourage your body to create a new elastin and collagen. This is what aids in the healing process and improves the overall appearance of the treated scars.
Laser treatments are thought by many to represent the highest standard of aesthetic medicine. This is a non-invasive treatment that encourages the skin to produce new collagen and tightens the existing collagen. This scar treatment reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles and improves the texture of your skin.
Laser treatment is renowned worldwide because of its ability to improve the way a person’s skin looks and feels. It is thought by many to be the next generation in skin rejuvenation. It produces noticeable results without the downtime that is associated with more invasive procedures.
Another option is chemical peels. These treatments are one of the least invasive yet most effective scar treatment options out there. There are a wide range of chemical peels that can be used to address your specific cosmetic concerns. During a chemical peel, medical solutions with varying chemical strengths are applied to the skin for a set amount of time. The strength of the peel is going to determine how deep of an impact the treatment has. Once the peel is neutralized, the external layers of skin begin to go away, revealing fresh and undamaged skin.
Would you be interested in learning more about the scar treatment options we offer at Satin Med Spa? If so, you can set up a time to visit our office in Charlotte, NC and speak with one of our professionals. Contact us today to schedule your consultation. We look forward to hearing from you!