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Plasma Skin Resurfacing in Auburn Hills, MI

What Is Plasma Skin Resurfacing?

Fractional plasma skin resurfacing at Capstone Vision & Aesthetics is a noninvasive cosmetic solution that utilizes Opus Plasma®, a plasma fibroblast skin rejuvenation platform, to clear away dead and damaged skin one layer at a time. This service is performed for correcting facial creases and lines and for minimizing irregularities, such as acne scars, sun damage, and other problems. Microplasma skin rejuvenation using Opus Plasma is considered an effective treatment for patients who want softer, clearer, youthful-looking skin. To learn more about this skin rejuvenation treatment, schedule a consultation with our team in Auburn Hills, MI today.

How Does Plasma Skin Resurfacing Work?

If your complexion only needs mild improvement, topical anesthesia will be applied to numb treated areas where the laser will target. For the whole face or more intense laser treatments, a type of sedation may be required. During the procedure, you can relax in our treatment chair while the handpiece passes over your skin, directly targeting the needed surfaces for rejuvenation. You will feel warmth from the laser, followed by cold air from the built-in cooling system. The laser energy is designed to destroy damaged and dead skin cells while also prompting new collagen production.

Patients can expect several immediate post-treatment effects after having plasma skin resurfacing at Capstone Vision & Aesthetics. At first, you might notice redness similar to a mild sunburn, which usually fades within a few days. As your skin heals, the benefits of the treatment, such as reduced scarring and hyperpigmentation, improved skin tone, and increased collagen production, become more evident. Following the aftercare instructions is crucial to ensuring the best results and a smooth recovery.

What Are the Benefits of Plasma Skin Resurfacing?

At Capstone Vision & Aesthetics, we realize that with age, your skin may become dehydrated, dull, and older. Using plasma skin resurfacing technologies, we can give our Auburn Hills, MI clients a way to achieve rejuvenated and firmer skin with a procedure that gives a number of wonderful upsides:

  • Reduced visibility of wrinkles and fine lines
  • Diminished or eradicated noticeable pores and uneven skin texture
  • Enhanced production of collagen and elastin
  • Lessened signs of scars and sun damage
  • Boosted self-confidence and satisfaction with your facial appearance

Dr. Emmert-Buck and staff are amazing. Needed cataract surgery and they walked me thru every step of the way. I also had Lasik performed to correct my nearsightedness. No more glasses or contacts!!! Fantastic Surgeon! Thank you Capstone.

K.C. Google

Went in for LASIK consult and we settled on PRK as the path forward. Honestly the best money I think I've ever spent, both in terms of the procedure and who handled the operation. Dr. Emmert-Buck and her staff are all so wonderfully attentive and personable. There was even a self-caused issue after the procedure and Dr. Emmert-Buck was quick with being able to meet me the day it happened and help me resolve the issue. If I ever need touch ups later on in life, I know where I'm going!

R.H. Google

Came in for LASIK consult and did PRK with Dr. Leslie Emmert-Buck. She is very nice and reliable person. Happy with what I did and highly recommended.

K.M. Google

It's a very impressive facility. Dr. Emmert-Buck is efficient, caring, professional and takes the extra step to assure each patient is properly cared for. The ambiance of the office is comforting and attractive. Great place to experience!

J.G. Google

I can highly recommend Dr. Emmert-Buck. I had cataract surgery on both eyes as well as a lens inserted on both this summer and I can see 20/20 without glasses, it's a life changer. Dr Emmert-Buck is a very caring and meticulous doctor/person and explains everything before and after surgery in an easy to understand manner. She also takes her time with you when you are in her office to go through all the exams and any questions you might have. I'm recommending all my family and friends to see her for any eye needs.

C.M. Google

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Who Is A Candidate for Plasma Skin Resurfacing?

There are a number of factors to consider when deciding which type of skin resurfacing option at Capstone Vision & Aesthetics is optimal for your needs. This treatment is ideal for a person who is displeased with their face and neck's condition. Plasma fibroblast resurfacing sessions will help reduce these aesthetic flaws. In addition, plasma skin resurfacing works well for men and women who have rough spots, scaly patches, or various other imperfections. This treatment might not be the best option for people who have pigmented skin or current acne breakouts.

Is plasma skin resurfacing painful?

While discomfort during plasma skin resurfacing is generally minimal, some patients may experience mild stinging or heat sensations during the procedure. At Capstone Vision & Aesthetics, we offer topical numbing cream that can help minimize any discomfort, making the treatment well-tolerated for most individuals.
 

What is the downtime after plasma skin resurfacing?

Following plasma skin resurfacing, patients can expect some redness, swelling, and crusting in the treated area, similar to a mild sunburn. These side effects typically subside within a few days to a week, depending on the intensity of the treatment. Patients may also experience mild peeling as the skin heals.
 

How soon can I see results after plasma skin resurfacing?

While some improvement may be visible immediately after the procedure, the full benefits of plasma skin resurfacing are typically seen over the following weeks and months as the skin continues to regenerate and remodel. Patients in Auburn Hills, MI can expect gradual improvements in skin texture, tone, and tightness over time.
 

Renew Your Complexion

Plasma skin resurfacing and scar revision are innovative facial skin rejuvenation treatments and ideal approaches to refreshing your complexion and minimizing skin blemishes. At Capstone Vision & Aesthetics, we're pleased to provide this noninvasive technique that employs plasma energy to trigger cellular renewal and boost collagen and elastin levels, resulting in smoother, more vibrant skin. Contact our Auburn Hills, MI practice today to schedule a skin consultation, and learn if this option is best for you.

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