Laser Treatment For Active Acne

Michelle Henry, MD -  - Board Certified Dermatologist

Skin & Aesthetic Surgery of Manhattan

Michelle Henry, MD

Board Certified Dermatologist located in Midtown East, Manhattan, NY

What is AviClear?

AviClear is an advanced laser technology designed to target and treat various skin concerns, promoting clearer, healthier-looking skin. This non-invasive procedure utilizes laser energy to address active acne such as closed comedones, open comedones, pimples, cysts, and nodules. AviClear's precision allows for targeted treatment while minimizing damage to surrounding tissues, making it an effective option for achieving smoother, blemish-free skin.

Laser Treatment For Active Acne Q&A

Which Areas Can AviClear Treat?

AviClear can treat any area with active acne.

Who is a Candidate for AviClear?

AviClear is suitable for acne sufferers looking for targeted and effective solutions.

How Long Does AviClear Take?

The duration of an AviClear treatment session depends on the area being treated and the specific concern. Treatment sessions typically range from 30 minutes to an hour. A minimum of three sessions if often recommended to achieve optimal results. However, Dr. Henry will create a personalized treatment plan based on your skin's needs.

Is AviClear Painful?

AviClear treatments are generally well-tolerated by patients. The procedure involves the use of laser energy to target specific areas, which may cause a mild sensation during the treatment. Many individuals report minimal discomfort, and any sensations are temporary and subside quickly.

How Can I Prepare for AviClear?

To ensure a successful AviClear treatment and the best possible results, consider the following preparation steps:

  • Consultation: Schedule a consultation with Dr. Henry to discuss your concerns, goals, and medical history.
  • Sun Protection: Protect your skin from sun exposure before and after the treatment to minimize the risk of complications.
  • Skin Products: Follow Dr. Henry’s instructions regarding skincare products before and after the treatment.
  • Keep Dr. Henry Informed: Share any allergies, medications, or medical conditions you have to ensure the safety and effectiveness of the treatment.

AviClear offers an effective solution for individuals seeking to address specific skin concerns and achieve clearer, healthier-looking skin. Its targeted approach makes it a valuable option for those looking to improve their complexion and overall skin quality. To determine if AviClear is suitable for your needs, consult with Dr. Henry who can provide personalized guidance based on your unique goals and concerns.