Laser Resurfacing Los Angeles

Dr. Bresnick utilizes a highly effective, state of the art laser to rejuvenate your skin with Dr. Bresnick utilizes a highly effective, state of the art laser to rejuvenate your skin with laser resurfacing los angeles. This procedure is most effective to improve fine lines, wrinkles, enlarged pores, fine scars, and irregular pigmentation on the face. The entire face or select areas can be treated. Dr. Bresnick also offers dermabrasion, a procedure in which fine sanding is used to improve wrinkles, especially around the mouth. Some patients benefit from one procedure more than the other, while some patients benefit from both procedures!
Types of Skin Treatment

Dr. Bresnick utilizes three different lasers to help improve your skin. He also offers dermabrasion for specific areas of the face.

1. Sciton Erbium Laser: Dr. Bresnick believes that the Sciton Erbium laser offers the finest, safe, and effective facial resurfacing results. This laser is state-of-the-art and has a computerized mode which allows for precise treatment. This laser allows for a dramatic improvement in your skin!

2. KTP Laser: This laser is effective for treatment of visible blood vessels and blemishes on the face. The results of treatment are instantaneous and there is little to no down time with treatment.

3. Laser Hair Removal: Dr. Bresnick offers effective laser hair removal with the state-of-the-art Lightsheer laser. This laser permanently reduces and eliminates hair!

4. Dermabrasion: In this procedure, Dr. Bresnick carefully sands the superfical layer of the skin to reduce wrinkles, scars, and blemishes. Healing is rapid and the results of this procedure quite gratifying.

What to Expect

Laser resurfacing and dermabrasion are performed in Dr. Bresnick’s fully accredited surgical center, Encino Surgicenter. You may choose either local anesthesia or light general anesthesia for your procedure. After the laser resurfacing or dermabrasion procedure is completed, an adhesive dressing is applied. This dressing keeps you comfortable for the first 2 days after the procedure. The dressing is removed after the second day and ointment is applied thereafter. The skin is usually healed in 5 to 7 days and you can apply makeup after 7 days.

Additional Procedures

Many patients who undergo skin resurfacing wish to have other procedures done at the same time to take advantage of one healing time and to improve other areas. Dr. Bresnick commonly performs skin resurfacing with other procedures of the face, breasts, and body. Common procedures done at the same time of laser resurfacing surgery are:

Facelift: This procedure restores youthful neck contour, an attractive jawline area, and more youthful cheeks.

Forehead lift (browlift): The forehead lift gives a more youthful forehead by lifting the brows and tightening the forehead area.

Lip augmentation: This procedure restores the fuller lips of youth and improves vertical lines around the mouth.

Cosmetic Breast Surgery: Breast augmentation and breast lift.

Tummy Tuck: Tightening of the tummy skin, fat removal, and tightening of the abdominal muscles.

Liposuction and Liposculpture: Removal of fatty tissue and sculpting of the body including the abdominal area, back, thighs, hips, knees, upper arms, and neck.. This procedure is most effective to improve fine lines, wrinkles, enlarged pores, fine scars, and irregular pigmentation on the face. The entire face or select areas can be treated. Dr. Bresnick also offers dermabrasion, a procedure in which fine sanding is used to improve wrinkles, especially around the mouth. Some patients benefit from one procedure more than the other, while some patients benefit from both procedures!

Types of Skin Treatment

Dr. Bresnick utilizes three different lasers to help improve your skin. He also offers dermabrasion for specific areas of the face.

1. Sciton Erbium Laser: Dr. Bresnick believes that the Sciton Erbium laser offers the finest, safe, and effective facial resurfacing results. This laser is state-of-the-art and has a computerized mode which allows for precise treatment. This laser allows for a dramatic improvement in your skin!

2. KTP Laser: This laser is effective for treatment of visible blood vessels and blemishes on the face. The results of treatment are instantaneous and there is little to no down time with treatment.

3. Laser Hair Removal: Dr. Bresnick offers effective laser hair removal with the state-of-the-art Lightsheer laser. This laser permanently reduces and eliminates hair!

4. Dermabrasion: In this procedure, Dr. Bresnick carefully sands the superfical layer of the skin to reduce wrinkles, scars, and blemishes. Healing is rapid and the results of this procedure quite gratifying.

What to Expect

Laser resurfacing and dermabrasion are performed in Dr. Bresnick’s fully accredited surgical center, Encino Surgicenter. You may choose either local anesthesia or light general anesthesia for your procedure. After the laser resurfacing or dermabrasion procedure is completed, an adhesive dressing is applied. This dressing keeps you comfortable for the first 2 days after the procedure. The dressing is removed after the second day and ointment is applied thereafter. The skin is usually healed in 5 to 7 days and you can apply makeup after 7 days.

Additional Procedures

Many patients who undergo skin resurfacing wish to have other procedures done at the same time to take advantage of one healing time and to improve other areas. Dr. Bresnick commonly performs skin resurfacing with other procedures of the face, breasts, and body. Common procedures done at the same time of laser resurfacing surgery are:

Facelift: This procedure restores youthful neck contour, an attractive jawline area, and more youthful cheeks.

Forehead lift (browlift): The forehead lift gives a more youthful forehead by lifting the brows and tightening the forehead area.

Lip augmentation: This procedure restores the fuller lips of youth and improves vertical lines around the mouth.

Cosmetic Breast Surgery: Breast augmentation and breast lift.

Tummy Tuck: Tightening of the tummy skin, fat removal, and tightening of the abdominal muscles.

Liposuction and Liposculpture: Removal of fatty tissue and sculpting of the body including the abdominal area, back, thighs, hips, knees, upper arms, and neck.