SKIN STORY CLINIC – LASER STRETCH MARK REMOVAL
Stretch marks is a very common skin condition seen in 9 out of 10 people. It is not a disorder but the most neglected one. Yes, at times stretch marks are itchy too and frequent rubbing skin can cause rashes. As face with acne marks are embracing stretch marks are also embracing. Not anymore as we can treat them with minimum time and its pain-free procedure at the best skin specialist in Pune with Dr. Arshis Skin Story clinic.
Stretch marks and Striae mean one and the same in medical terms. In this procedure of stretch marks are removed via laser resurfacing. Here it works by removing the outer layer of skin to help restructure the overlying skin on your body. In this process of laser stretch mark removal we use beams of light that has a concentrated amount to encourage to get new skin growth. Striae smoother reduce its appearance when treated with laser and make you stretch mark free.
What is a stretch mark?
Stretch marks are not caused due to any disease but it can be because of pregnancy, sudden weight gain in obesity, growth spurts in teenagers, medication side effects, the rapid increase in muscle size, or heavy weightlifting. So basically, your skin develops a scar when your skin stretches or shrinks quickly. This change causes collagen and elastin that helps skin to rupture and when the skin heals your stretch marks are seen more clearly. Need not to worry as we have a solution at both of our branches I Pune, and you can get it treated by the best dermatologist.
Who can get stretch marks?
There is no specific age group for stretch mark it can happen to any age group person who suddenly gain weight or stretches skin like when you start with gym or u start a diet. Treatment for such skin conditions should be taken only from experts of best skin specialists only as most of the time stretch marks are on sensitive areas.
Can a stretch marks be treated with laser treatment?
We in the skin story clinic use 2 type of lasers ablative and non-ablative laser for skin resurfacing treatment. The ablative laser helps in destroying the upper layer of skin to treat stretch marks. That helps in generating new skin tissues which will have a soft and smoother skin appearance.
Whereas non-ablative lasers don’t destroy the upper layer of skin. It targets the underlying areas of skin to promote collagen growth from inside. Best thing is that time for each procedure is less and done quickly. Ablative laser takes minimum 90 min whereas, non-ablative takes only 30 min.
What is laser stretch mark removal recovery time?
We use Laser therapy that is a non-invasive treatment means no surgical incisions are used which is why the recovery time is lesser and quicker when compared with traditional surgery. Even if its quick and consumes less time of yours we suggest you to take a day break after treatment.
As we said Ablative lasers are the most effective in treating striae, in some cases you include raw skin and mild discomfort depending on skin sensitivity. You may notice slightly pink or red tone in your skin after each session of treatment which goes within few weeks. Your skin may start itching over before revealing new tissues around the stretch marks areas that is normal. It may take several months to see the full results, especially with non-ablative lasers but we guarantee you as best dermatologist result will be satisfied.
How long does stretch mark treatment lasts?
Generally, skin resurfacing treatment lasts for years when followed doctors’ instructions and how you take care of yourself. We know as best skin specialist doctor in Pune city the estimated time you’ll need between one and six non-ablative laser treatments on average, and you may need to wait three or four weeks between each session. When you are finally done with all sessions and completely healed, this treatment last for years.
Be it ablative or non-ablative laser treatment for you and your skin type. It’s important to follow your doctor’s instructions for laser treatment aftercare. so we suggest let your skin heal completely than you can start with any vigorous activities. Doctor shall inform you post treatment does and don’ts once you are done with your treatment. Consult your best dermatologist for any skin queries or www.skinstoryclinic.com