Will fractional laser treatment improve my wrinkles without completely changing my face? I have crows' feet next to my eyes and laugh lines around my mouth. They make me look older, but they also make me more expressive. I'm afraid to get plastic surgery,

Yes. Co2 laser is very good for treating those fine lines. The depth of treatment or number of treatments will dictate how drastic that difference is.
Laser for wrinkles. Fractional carbon dioxide laser can be an effective treatment for expression wrinkles around eyes and mouth. There is some downtime but the results lasts for several years and maintain a natural appearance.
Yes. You will need to have several treatments but Fractional laser will definitely improve your fine wrinkles, discolorations, and improve the texture of your skin. It won't take away very deep lines such as what you may be calling laugh lines, but it will DEFINITELY not change your face. People won't know you have had anything done, only that you look better. Look at RealSelf. Com.
Yes, but. Yes, but results may not be what you want. See a facial plastic surgeon who can explore more invasive options with better results.
Yes. As an alternative to surgery, there are many non-surgical procedures available for facial rejuvenation. The best approach usually involves a combination of treatments including chemical peels and/or laser, toxins as with Botox or Dysport and fillers. When used in combination, the effects are much more than can be accomplished alone.
Yes. Your expressions and facial shape will be the same, but the wrinkles will be softer & improved.
In. In short, when done by a seasoned professional....Yes!
Depends on you. Laser treatments can be very effective for what you describe. The fractional laser is a type of laser that does not give a lot of down time, but you have to go back a few times to get enough energy in the skin to make a noticeable result. It should not change your face. Best to see a board certified plastic surgeon, ent, or dermatologist. Together you will come up with a plan.

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Will fractional laser treatment improve my wrinkles without completely changing my face? I have crows' feet next to my eyes and laugh lines around my mouth. They make me look older, but they also make me more expressive. I'm afraid to get plastic surgery,

Fractional. Fractional laser treatment such as he pro-fractional treatment by joule - the latest and most sophisticated laser in the us will tighten the skin. It will not give you a blank, expressionless appearance. The crow's feet areas along side the eyes are best first treated with Botox and perioral lines (around the mouth) depending on their location may benefit from the use of fillers before laser resurfacing. Good luck. Peter a aldea, md memphis plastic surgery.
Fractional. Fractional laser resurfacing, or any form of resurfacing for that matter, should not change the proportions or shape of your face in any way. This is a skin rejuvenation procedure. It may lesson lines (wrinkles), tighten skin and remove age spots, but in the end you should still look like you. There are risks to these procedures, however and they should be discussed with your treating physician prior to treatment.
Yes it will help. Fractional co2 laser is great at reducing fine lines and wrinkles of the face. But it's limited to people with light skin, not dark.
Fraxel laser. I love our fraxel laser and it is a very safe device. Make sure you go to a qualified office not the bargin place as really bad burns can occur if not done properly.
Improving wrinkles. We successfully use fractional CO2 laser resurfacing treatments, with or without neuromodulators (Botox/ Xeomin) and fillers (ArteFill, Belotero, Juvederm XC, Radiesse) to achieve improvement of deep wrinkles and fine lines, giving our patients a balanced, rejuvenated look. Patients look like a younger version of themselves.
Laser. Laser treatment of your wrinkles will treat your wrinkles without causing too much of a change in your overall appearance.