As we get older wrinkles plague us all. Depending on lifestyle choices such as smoking and sun exposure people will have different degrees of wrinkles. Many people spend large amounts on lotions and creams that promise to help the degree of wrinkles. Here are BlissPlan, we firmly believe in natural skin care but we know that many folks want something more extreme – like botox or laser treatments. And there's no doubt that laser wrinkle reduction can help get rid of deep lines and wrinkles. so having said that, how can we maximize any laser treatments?
Laser wrinkle treatments not only help those that have wrinkles due to age but also those that have developed them from lifestyle choices. If you have smoked cigarettes for many years or spent your youth baking in the sun you may have premature wrinkles. Laser wrinkle treatments can help to alleviate these too.
It is good to get the treatments done as soon as you begin to notice bothersome wrinkles as the treatments are different depending on the age of the patient. The younger you are the more dramatic the results tend to be. This is not to say that you will not see results if you are older, they just wont be as effective as a younger patient.
In most cases laser there is little risk associated with laser wrinkle treatments. It is a painless procedure and causes much less harm then other laser treatments, like scar removal. In fact the whole process consists of simply warming the skin enough to produce new collagen. The collagen then fills the wrinkles reducing their appearance and depth. The amount of down time associated with these treatments is non existent. You will be able to participate in normal activities including the use of makeup and lotion immediately after the treatment is finished. You will however need to be patient when using laser wrinkle treatments as the results won’t be immediate. In most cases it takes about a month for people to notice changes.
Not all wrinkles can be treated with laser wrinkle treatments. In order to determine if you are a good candidate you will need to meet with a practitioner that is reputable. They will be able to help you decide if you will benefit from the treatments. Often if you have deep fold wrinkle you will have little if any results with laser wrinkle treatments. People with these types of wrinkles will most likely have to use a more invasive treatment like a face lift in order to see results.
If you are considering laser wrinkle treatments and don’t know of a good laser practitioner you can ask your family doctor for a reference. Your doctor will likely know where to find a good licensed laser specialist. It is good to get the reference from your doctor so that you know that you are seeing someone who is safe and is licensed.