What is Laser Genesis?
Laser Genesis is a procedure that uses laser technology to safely
treat and remove scars, redness, large pores and fine line wrinkles.
It is a comfortable and non-invasive treatment without side effects
like bruising, peeling, and skin irritation. You can expect to
see subtle and progressive results after each treatment.
What areas can be treated?
Laser Genesis can be used to treat your face and neck as well
as scars on other parts of your body.
What does the procedure feel like?
You will feel a gentle warming of your skin as the laser hand
piece is moved back and forth about ½ inch above your skin.
Patients describe the procedure as relaxing and therapeutic. You
can expect to return to normal activities immediately utilizing
sunscreen if going outdoors.
How does Laser genesis work?
The laser gently heats the upper layer of your skin. This stimulates
collagen re-growth in the upper dermis. Additionally, redness
is reduced when the dilated capillaries (small blood vessels)
How many treatments will I need?
On average, you will need 4-6 treatments to achieve the desired
results. Over the course of these treatments you will notice a
subtle progression toward even, smooth and healthy appearing skin
as changes caused by aging, sun damage and scars are diminished.
The overall effect of multiple treatments can be quite dramatic.
Every patient’s needs and conditions vary. More information
regarding the number of treatments and expected results will be
provided at your consultation. Treatments are usually 2-4 weeks
What are the possible side effects?
Although most patients report few if any side effects, the most
common is a slight redness that disappears within a few hours
How do I prepare for a treatment?
Before the Laser Genesis treatment, you will be asked to remove
all make-up and moisturizers. No gel, topical anesthetic or ice
Laser Genesis Before & After Examples
Photo courtesy of: Bruce Russel, MD
Photo courtesy of: David M. Verebelyi, MD
|Before and After
Photo courtesy of: David Goldberg, MD
|Before and After