Laser Treatment

Dermatologist & Allergy Testing & Immunotherapy Clinic located in Decatur, GA

Laser Treatment
Laser Treatment services offered in Decatur, GA

If younger-looking, refreshed skin is your goal but you want to avoid surgery, see the specialists at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta in Decatur, Georgia. Board-certified dermatologist Kathleen J. Smith, MD, and her team offer advanced laser treatments to achieve the gorgeous skin you long for. Multiple available lasers and IPL therapies are used not only to improve facial aging, but also for acne scarring, improving skin texture, skin pigmentation, vascular lesions, and pigmented lesions. Call the office to book a consultation, or use the online scheduler today.

Laser Treatment Q&A

What is laser treatment?

Laser and IPL treatments at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta use revolutionary, laser and IPL technology to reduce common signs of aging without invasive procedures or downtime. Laser and IPL treatments can resurface damaged skin to uncover newer, revitalized skin cells.

The Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta team can use laser treatments on your hands, chest, neck, or face to diminish wrinkles and other common signs of aging. 

What are the benefits of laser treatment and intense pulsed light (IPL)?

The advantages of undergoing laser treatments at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta include:

  • Treatment of hair loss
  • Treatment of vascular (blood vessels) lesions
  • Treatment of pigmented lesions
  • Treatment of stretch marks
  • Treatment of hypertrophic scars/keloids
  • Younger-looking skin
  • Fewer lines and wrinkles
  • Diminished surgical scarring
  • Reduced acne scarring
  • Reduction in age spots
  • Improved skin tone
  • Tighter skin
  • Smoother skin texture
  • Even-toned skin
  • Improved self-confidence

Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta uses the latest advances in laser technology to ensure superior results.

Is laser or IPL treatment right for me?

The Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta team examines your skin, reviews your medical history, and asks about your beauty goals before customizing a cosmetic treatment best suited for you. You may be a candidate for more than one type of aesthetic solution.

What happens during laser or IPL treatment?

During laser treatments at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta, you rest comfortably while your specialist cleans and numbs the treatment area. They use a handheld laser device to direct laser energy into certain parts of your skin. You can wear glasses to protect your eyes from the laser.

What should I expect after laser or IPL treatment?

After laser and IPL treatment sessions at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta, you can expect tenderness, redness, and swelling for several hours. Some people also experience temporary minor itching, peeling, flaking, or dry skin. You can resume most typical daily activities soon after each treatment.

As treated skin heals, it begins to look younger, tighter, smoother, and more even-toned. Your Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta provider may recommend multiple laser treatments to ensure outstanding results, and they let you know when to schedule your next session. 

Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta offers other anti-aging treatments, such as Morpheus8® and Morpheus Body radiofrequency microneedling, Botox® and other neurotoxin injectables, dermal fillers, chemical peels, hair loss treatments, and much more. 

To learn more about laser and IPL treatment at Dermatology Specialists of Atlanta, call the office today or schedule an appointment online.