What is fractional laser treatment?
Fractional laser treatment is a non-invasive treatment that uses laser beam divided into thousands of microscopic treatment zones. It target the fraction of the skin at a time, analogous to a photographic image. Fractional laser treatment techniques used to treat sun-damaged and ageing skin. While ablative laser treatments work mainly on the epidermis (surface skin cells) and non-ablative treatments work solely on dermal collagen but fractional laser treatment works at both the epidermal and dermal layers of the skin. There are now some machines available that use fractional technology, YAG lasers for superficial treatments and CO2 lasers for deeper ablative treatments. What is fractional laser treatment used to treat? Facial lines and wrinkles (rhytides) and Sun damage skin. Skin pigmentation associated with photoageing Surgical and acne scarring. Although fractional laser is for pigmentation disorders such as melasma, the treatment itself can lead to postinflammatory pigmentation. Fractional Laser Treatment Malaysia can be used on any part of the body.