Deciding to undergo skin laser resurfacing is not a decision that is quite as serious as plastic surgery, but it’s riskier and more dramatic than something like a dermal filler, or an intense facial. Laser resurfacing can have an amazing effect on wrinkled, uneven, or scarred skin, but it does come at the cost of having a laser ablate (burn) the skin on your face. For this reason, understandably, some people are very nervous to undergo the procedure, and they’re also nervous about the side effects. Here are three things that are probably going to scare you, but which you ultimately won’t need to worry about.
Redness and Swelling
Face laser resurfacing, while ultimately resulting in smoother, more evenly toned skin, is at first somewhat traumatic for your skin cells. You can