Micro I&D of Cystic Acne by CO2 Laser
This procedure has been a popular option among patient seeking a significant reduction of acne lesion, cystic acne and blackheads and destruction of milia.
In general terms this procedure involves opening each of acne lesion with a very precise laser beam of ablative pulses, which enables physician to gently drain pus from lesions, and to destroy small cyst’s wall structures.
Over the years we have found that laser assisted I&D prevents recurrent inflammation and scar formation, meaning that stubborn pimple no longer pops in same location all over again.
Micro I&D of Acne by CO2 Laser
- Very effective for most people,
- It destroys cystic lesions upon contact,
- Does not produce scars
- Speeds up the results of pharmacologic treatment
Please, do not confuse Micro Laser I&D of Acne with acne extractions by cosmetologist at spa with use of Schamberg comedone extractor
Anesthetic: topical naming cream applied in-office an hour before the procedure
CO2 Laser assisted Micro I&D of Acne will not cure underlying condition resulting in acne formation, pharmacologic treatment options need to be considered accordingly.
Wile no longer covered by health insurance plans, this treatment is still a great enhancement option in treatment of acne.
If you have any questions do not hesitate to reach out, our team is here to help you. Call: (847) 518-9999 to schedule consultation.
Disclaimer: Every patient is unique; therefore, cosmetic results can vary between patients. No two laser treatments will get same results – even if performed by same physician on patients with similar conditions.