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Palmetto Aesthetics and Wellness

Aesthetics Practice located in Sumter, SC


Erase signs of aging

When you want to minimize the appearance of blemishes, sun damage, and help to erase the outward signs of aging, nonsurgical skin resurfacing treatments are an ideal solution. At Palmetto Aesthetics and Wellness in Sumter, South Carolina, Dr. John R. Fleming, Jr., MD, a board-certified family physician, and his team of highly trained aesthetic professionals, provide a variety of skin resurfacing therapies for men and women who want take action against the signs of aging. Learn which approach to skin resurfacing is best for you. Call the office to make an appointment, or schedule using the online system.

Skin Resurfacing Q & A

What is skin resurfacing?

Skin resurfacing therapies help you achieve younger-looking, smoother, refreshed skin. Nonsurgical skin resurfacing treatments repair damage from the sun, minimize acne scarring, and give your face an overall clearer, more even, beautiful skin tone. When years of sun exposure, weather, the natural aging process, and even genetics affects your complexion, skin resurfacing helps turn back the clock.

What are the different types of skin resurfacing treatments?

There are a variety of skin resurfacing treatments from which to choose and different levels of resurfacing, depending on your specific skin concerns, including:

    Chemical peels
    Ablative and non-ablative laser therapies
    Intense pulsed light (IPL) photorejuvenation

Each type of treatment has its own set of advantages and disadvantages. Some skin resurfacing treatments require more than one session, while others may necessitate a few days of recovery time. It just depends on your skin issues and the outcome you hope to achieve.

It’s important to receive skin resurfacing treatments from a qualified, highly trained medical aesthetic professional. In fact, some treatments can only be performed by a board-certified physician like Dr. Fleming.

What are the benefits of skin resurfacing treatments?

Most men and women elect to have skin resurfacing treatments to enhance their appearance and boost self-confidence. The benefits of these nonsurgical treatments are numerous, and for many, downtime is minimal and totally tolerable in comparison to the dramatic difference in the quality of your rejuvenated skin. Benefits include:

    Minimizing sun damage and age spots
    Tightening loose, sagging facial skin
    Smoothing wrinkles and folds
    Smoothing and tightening crepey skin
    Minimizing expression lines
    Reducing the appearance of acne scars and other blemishes
    Smoothing crow’s feet and forehead lines
    Stimulating new collagen production
    Long-lasting results
    Creating an even skin tone
    Lightening areas of darker pigment
    Reducing large pores

Regardless of your skin type or color, there’s a skin resurfacing treatment that’s right for you. At your consultation, Dr. Fleming and the aesthetic team help you select the procedures that are best for you.

If you’re tired of seeing a wrinkled, sun-damaged reflection staring back at you from the mirror, and especially because you feel much younger inside, it may be time to take action. Skin resurfacing treatments can help your outward appearance reflect your inner beauty. Call the office to schedule a consultation, or book the next available appointment online today.