Sciton South Beach Peel treatment combines the micro Laser Peel with the Broad Band Light (BBL) to improve skin texture and remove pigmented lesions at the same time. It is a great treatment for patients with mild to moderate sun damage. Most patients will peel 3 to 4 days after treatment and complete healing occurs 5 to 7 days later. Makeup can be worn after peeling stops, so this is called the perfect “long-weekend” peel.
Sciton South Beach Peel combines MicroLaserPeel and Broadband Light. The additive effects from combining a scanned MicroLaserPeel and broadband light (BBL) for overall rejuvenation using the Profile laser from Sciton is quite impressive.
Patients are first treated with BBL followed by a MicroLaserPeel and you will see great improvement with just one treatment. The result in some patients, there is a 90% reduction in brown spots and a 40% to 40% reduction in erythema.
Treatment with BBL takes about ten minutes for full-face and neck. It can also be performed off-face, such as on the hands. Treatment with BBL takes about ten minutes for full-face and neck. It can also be performed off-face, such as on the hands. Treated areas are then cleared completely of all gel because the 2940 nm erbium laser is absorbed by water. The laser can be set at a specific treatment depth level of 10, 20, 30 or up to 50 microns.
“The Profile system includes a computer generated scan, so you can adjust the pattern and size of the area where you are delivering the MicroLaserPeel.
Most patients peel for three to four days after treatment, and complete healing occurs within five to seven days. “Once the peeling stops, however, patients can apply makeup. Total treatment time is less than one-half hour,” she said. “There is improvement for at least six months. Patients are very happy.”