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What are the benefits of advanced lenses?

These multi-focal or accommodating IOLs, combined with treatment for astigmatism, will give you the best chance to reduce your dependence on eyeglasses. Imagine your life reading to your grandchildren, playing cards with your friends and enjoying all your favorite activities like golfing, swimming, sewing and tennis without the nuisance of glasses.

How long does it last?

Hair typically grows back several weeks after your treatment. For best results waxing should be repeated every 4-8 weeks, although once a year before your warm-weather vacation is fine, too!

What happens to the skin after the treatment?

Within several minutes of the treatment, the treated area will become slightly red and puffy. This reaction subsides, and within a few hours the area returns to normal. Since the laser does not burn or cut the skin in any way, no bandages are necessary and you can return to your normal activities immediately.

What is the healing time?

Essentially, there is no downtime. This is a tremendous advantage over ablative or surgical therapies. Depending on the procedure, there may be some initial redness usually lasting for a few hours to a light peeling or slight crusting of the skin. The micro-crusting can last 7 to 10 days. This is easily covered by the…

Are there any side effects?

Side effects can include transient redness and increased or decreased pigment in the treated area. Minimizing sun exposure can reduce these side effects.

What results might I expect?

FotoFacial RF is primarily a treatment to improve color and texture of sun damaged skin. Results may vary, but one can reasonably expect a 50-75% improvement in redness, spider veins on the face, brown blemishes, melasma, and sun damage spots. A lesser and more variable degree of improvement can be seen in fine wrinkling, pore…