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Laser treatment for Sun Damaged Skin

Laser treatment for sun-damaged skin is a popular option for rejuvenating the appearance of your skin. This type of treatment uses concentrated light to target and destroy damaged areas of the skin, while stimulating collagen production to improve overall texture and tone.

While laser treatments can produce excellent results, they are not without their risks or limitations. For example, laser treatment can cause a temporary redness and swelling in the treated area. In addition, some types of sun damage may require more than one session to achieve optimal results.

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Types of Laser Skin Treatment for Sun Damage

There are several different types of laser skin treatments for sun damage, each with its own set of benefits and drawbacks. Some popular options include:

  1. Microdermabrasion. This technique uses a special device to gently exfoliate the skin, removing dead cells and stimulating collagen production in the deeper layers of the skin. While microdermabrasion is generally a safe and effective treatment option, it may not be suitable for those with more severe sun damage.
  2. Fractional laser therapy. This technique uses lasers to target damaged skin cells at a deeper level, while also stimulating collagen production in surrounding areas. Although this treatment can produce excellent results, it may be more expensive than other options and may not be suitable for those with very sensitive skin.
  3. Chemical peels. In this treatment, a chemical is applied to the skin to remove damaged cells and stimulate new cell growth. While chemical peels can produce excellent results for many people, they are also associated with certain risks such as scarring or pigmentation changes.

Ultimately, the best laser treatment for sun damage will depend on your individual needs and skin type. If you are considering this type of treatment, it is important to consult with a qualified professional who can help you select the right option for your specific needs.

How does it work?

Laser treatment for sun damaged skin works by using concentrated light to target and destroy damaged areas of the skin, while also stimulating collagen production to improve overall texture and tone.

This is typically achieved through a combination of laser technologies, such as microdermabrasion, fractional laser therapy, or chemical peels, depending on your individual needs and skin type.

Each of these treatments works by targeting different layers or types of skin damage, allowing for a more customized and effective approach to treatment.

Overall, laser therapy is a popular and effective option for addressing sun-damaged skin, but it does come with certain risks and limitations that should be considered before starting any treatment regimen.

Are there any side effects?

Like most medical procedures, laser treatment for sun damaged skin can sometimes cause temporary side effects such as redness, swelling, or irritation in the treated area. These symptoms typically resolve on their own within a few days to a week.

In some cases, more severe side effects may be possible, such as scarring or pigmentation changes. To minimize these risks, it is important to consult with your healthcare provider before starting any laser treatment regimen.

Additionally, it is important to be aware that some types of sun damage may require more than one session to achieve optimal results. As such, you should expect ongoing follow-up appointments as part of your treatment plan.

Overall, laser therapy can be an effective way to improve the appearance and texture of sun-damaged skin, but it is important to work closely with your healthcare provider to ensure that you receive the best possible results from your treatment.

How Long Does Results Last?

The results of laser treatment for sun-damaged skin will typically vary depending on the specific type of treatment used and the severity of your condition.

Typically, most people will start to see improvements in their skin after a few sessions, with ongoing maintenance treatments required over time to maintain these results.

Additionally, it is important to be aware that the effects of laser therapy are generally not permanent, and sun damage may reoccur over time if you are not careful to protect your skin from further UV exposure.

In general, however, laser treatment can be an effective way to restore a more youthful appearance and improve skin health. With ongoing maintenance and care, you should be able to enjoy these benefits for many years to come.

Why Laser treatment is the Best Way?

There are a number of reasons why laser treatment is often considered the best way to address sun-damaged skin.

  • First, this type of treatment is able to target and destroy damaged areas of the skin at a deeper level, making it highly effective for addressing issues such as discoloration, fine lines, and other signs of aging.
  • Second, laser therapy is associated with very few side effects compared to other treatment options, making it a safe and effective choice for most people.
  • Finally, this type of treatment is often more customizable than other options, allowing for a more tailored approach that takes into account individual needs and skin type.

In summary, if you are looking for an effective and minimally-invasive way to address sun damage on your skin, laser treatment may be the best option for you. With the help of a qualified professional, you can achieve optimal results while minimizing any associated risks or side effects.

Doctor's Orders

If you are experiencing sun damage on your skin, it is important to speak with your doctor as soon as possible.

Your doctor can help determine the best treatment plan for your specific needs, including whether laser therapy may be appropriate for you. They will also be able to address any concerns or questions you may have about the effects or risks of this treatment.

Overall, working with a qualified professional is the best way to ensure that you achieve optimal results from your laser therapy, while minimizing any potential risks or side effects. With the help of your doctor, you can enjoy healthy and beautiful skin for many years to come.

How Much Does it Cost?

The cost of laser treatment for sun-damaged skin can vary depending on a number of factors, including the severity of your condition, the type of treatment used, and the specific clinic or healthcare provider you work with.

As a general rule, however, it is generally safe to expect that laser therapy will be more expensive than other treatment options, such as topical creams or chemical peels.

If cost is a concern, it may be helpful to speak with your doctor about different treatment options and explore any available insurance coverage or financial assistance programs that may be available to help cover the costs of your treatment.

Does Laser treatment Hurt?

Most people experience minimal discomfort when undergoing laser therapy for sun-damaged skin.

However, it is important to speak with your doctor about any specific concerns or questions you may have about the effects of this treatment. They can help you understand what to expect and provide tips on how to minimize any potential pain or discomfort during your sessions.

Overall, if you are concerned about the effects of laser therapy and how it may impact your comfort levels, it is important to speak with your doctor before making any final decisions about treatment. They can help guide you through the process and ensure that you achieve optimal results in a safe and effective way.

Am I A Good Candidate For laser treatment?

Laser therapy may be an appropriate treatment option for many people with sun-damaged skin. Whether or not you are a good candidate for laser therapy will depend on a variety of factors, including the severity and extent of your sun-damaged skin, as well as your overall health and medical history.

Meet Our TEAM

Our team of passionate experts are here to help you along the way, and to answer any questions you might have. At Rejuuv, your comfort and satisfaction are our priority. We love to listen to your needs, and together we can find the perfect natural solution.

Dr. Shawn Seit

Aesthetic Physician

Dr. Shawn Seit is one of the top cosmetic physicians and educators in Canada over the last 18 years. He is the creator and Medical Director of Rejuuv Medi Spa Clinics in Canada . He is a graduate of University of Toronto Medical school and has trained with the top two plastic surgeons in Canada, Dr Steve Mulholland and Dr Arthur Swift and travelled to London, Paris , Monaco, Prague , Korea and Switzerland to further his training with some of the top cosmetic physicians and lecturers in the world. He believes in creating beautiful and natural looking results for all his clients which include models , actors and singers in the entertainment industry in Hollywood, Canada, Hong Kong and China. His passion and love for his work comes from the reward of seeing all the positive effects of confidence, happiness and inner growth of his patients.

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Evelyn

Aesthetic Nurse

Evelyn is a registered nurse who started her career at Hospital for Sick Kids.

Evelyn’s love for art and design; joy of connecting with others; and desire to make a difference caused her to gravitate toward aesthetic medicine where she can truly help people gain confidence in themselves. 

Evelyn’s belief in embracing one’s uniqueness and enhancing their features as naturally as possible has made her one of the most sought after injectors and rejuvenation experts. She has completed intensive mentorship under the tutelage of Dr. Shawn Seit, and has also trained in Korea, LA, NYC, and Miami.

Evelyn’s speciality is using a combination of advanced minimally invasive non-surgical interventions to rejuvenate and create one’s most youthful natural beautiful self.

Tina.L

Aesthetic Nurse

Tina graduated from Dalhousie University with a Nursing degree and holds a licence with the CNO (College of Nurses of Ontario). She also obtained her Botox and Dermal Filler certification in 2017. Tina joined Rejuuv Medi Spa in 2018, trained professionally under the mentorship of Dr. Shawn Seit. She possesses an expertise understanding and knowledge of laser treatments and skin management. With her kind, gentle and detail-oriented personality, her patients can expect to receive the utmost care with optimal results. Her dedication and passion for patient care is truly exceptional.  

Helen

Aesthetic Nurse

Helen graduated as a Registered Practical Nurse from George Brown College in 2014, and has been with Rejuuv Medi Spa since 2017.It is where she began dabbling into the world of laser treatments, learning and perfecting its art forms and techniques, and has fallen in love with it since. She is passionate about learning and is always at the forefront of the latest techniques of laser and light technology.Helen is fully trained and certified in our most advanced technologies and treatments. Her goal is to make every patient look and feel their best. 

Michelle

Aesthetic Nurse

Michelle is a registered practical Nurse and has been with Rejuuv Medi Spa since 2017. She has completed an extensive training from Dr. Shawn Seit for aesthetic injections, facial rejuvenation and body contouring treatments.

Michelle has also been a nurse at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre since 2012. Michelle loves to travel. Outside of work, Michelle enjoys travelling, fine cuisine and fashion. 

Serena

Aesthetic Nurse

Serena is a RN and graduated from Queen’s University with a bachelor of science in nursing. She is currently a member of the college of nurses of Ontario, the RNAO and ISPAN. With over 5 years of experience in aesthetics and plastic surgery, Serena prides herself in her artistic natural approach and her eye for details. She is truly passionate and invested in her career as an aesthetic nurse. Through aesthetics, her goal is to help her patients radiate their inner confidence.

Gisela

Aesthetic Nurse

Gisela graduated with a Practical Nursing diploma from Centennial College. She enrolled herself in the Medical Aesthetic course at the Canadian Board of Aesthetic Medicine to begin her journey to become a cosmetic nurse. She has successfully completed in-depth training in laser and light therapy, radiofrequency, body contour, and PRP. When she is not working, she can be found spending time with her family or experiencing different cultures through traveling. Gisela believes that everyone deserves to look and feel their best with naturally beautiful results. She looks forward to assisting you in creating a plan to reach and maintain your beauty goals.

Maggie C

Medical Esthetician

has over 20 years experience in the esthetics industry. She was an esthetician in Hong Kong and completed her esthetics training and makeup artistry after she moved to Toronto. She has been part of the Rejuuv team since Rejuuv opened its doors to clients. Maggie specializes in Silk Peel, PicoSure, Ultherapy, Thermage and Vanquish treatments.

Maggie L

Medical Esthetician

Maggie is a Medical Esthetician at Rejuuv Medi Spa with over 5 years of experience, specializing in Facials and aromatherapy. She had extensive training in Korea and holds the title of Vice President of SISA Association (Seoul International Semi- permanent Cosmetics Association), where she was presented with “Most Outstanding Achievement Award” 2017 K INT’L BEAUTY OLYMPIC.

Her passion lies in skincare and aesthetics and it shows. She is compassionate, detail oriented and meticulous. She consistently provides her patients with that flawless, radiant glowing skin. When she isn’t at work, she spends time with her two poodles.

Louisa

Louisa

Medical Esthetician

Louisa is a highly trained Medical Aesthetician with over 4 years of experience at Rejuuv Medi Spa. She is Certified in advanced laser and light technologies, facials and body contouring, enabling her to provide clients with effective and desirable results. With over 13 years of customer service experience, Louisa’s #1 priority is ensuring patient satisfaction. She is also a well-known Toronto based Makeup Artist specializing in weddings and events.

Phoebe

Medical Esthetician

Phoebe graduated from the media production program and produced a medi beauty Tv show, starring Dr. Shawn Seit in 2012. She was inspired by Dr. Seit and pursued her skin care certification in Canada, US and Korea. She opened her own beauty business in 2015. 

In 2018 she joined Rejuuv Medi Spa and completed her medical esthetician training. She specializes in skin care analysis, medical facial treatments and body contouring. 

Windy

Medical Esthetician

Windy is an image and fashion consultant from Taiwan and a trained professional in esthetics and beauty. She serves as a consultant and one of the panel judges in various beauty competition and talent shows in Toronto Asian Communities. Windy has a reputation for being compassionate and detail oriented. Our clients are her number one priority and nothing is more important to her than helping them look and feel their best.

Ada

Medical Esthetician

Ada has been in the medical field for over 20 years and enjoys helping her clients achieve their health and beauty goals. Her passion and dedication for patient care is truly exceptional.  In her spare time she likes to stay active by hiking and playing table tennis. 

Marcela

Medical Esthetician

Marcela is a trusted Medical Esthetician with 20 years of experience in the skincare industry. She is passionate about building long-lasting relationships and focusing on creating a tailored skin-care regimen plan to maximize results and make clients look & feel their best. Her holistic approach to beauty, combined with her warm & inviting personality ensures that clients feel comfortable, during treatments. Marcela is certified in the latest non-invasive tools, cutting-edge skin-care treatments, anti-aging procedures, and is always up-to-date with the latest industry technologies.  Marcela’s mission is to ensure 100% client satisfaction, with safe & desired results.

Christine

Beauty Consultant

Christine graduated from Peking University with a MD-PhD in Dermatology. She holds over 7 years of experience working in various hospital settings in Beijing, China. It is her passion to educate and advise patients with genuineness and authenticity, to help create the perfect skin treatment plan most suited for them.

Dilys

Beauty Consultant

Dilys is a beauty consultant at Rejuuv Medi Spa. From a Rejuuv patient to a  Beauty Consultant, no one understands better than her what is expected during any skin treatment. Dilys loves to travel and enjoys music festivals.

Elsa

Beauty Consultant

Elsa has been a beauty consultant and patient coordinator at RejuuvMedi Spa since 2017. She has extensive knowledge in esthetics and will spend time assessing your needs at  your consultation while creating a customized treatment plan that is best for you. 

Elsa will go above and beyond for our patients, her warmth and compassionate personality will ensure that your experience at Rejuuv Medi Spa is exceptional. Patient care is our top priority and Elsa will provide you with exceptional care and attention.

Jenny

Beauty Consultant

Graduated from OCAD University with a Bachelor of Design – formerly worked and trained as an architect, she recently made the exciting shift into the field of Medical Aesthetics. By bridging her background of fine arts and design, and a keen eye for aesthetics with an extensive knowledge of medical cosmetics. She aims to provide the highest quality care and personal attention in collaboration with you to achieve your most desirable self.

Outside of work, Jenny enjoys travelling and boxing.

Teliss

Teliss

Beauty Consultant

Teliss is a beauty consultant at Rejuuv Medi Spa. She has been in the aesthetic industry for over 4 years. She will welcome you at the front desk or by phone with a smile. Teliss is extremely helpful in answering any questions you may have. She is passionate about creating customized treatment plans to help make every patient look and feel their best..

Tina. Z

Customer Service

With more than three years of  customer service experience Tina provides service with passion and patience.  Her pursuit of beauty is endless, she  is always aware of the latest technology in the field of medical beauty with a deep understanding and a keen insight of the current trend. She is always ready to help and answer any of your questions with a big smile.

Selma

Sales Manager

Selma is the Sales Manager at Rejuuv Medi Spa. Graduated from York University, majoring in ITEC and specializing in Marketing. She has over 12 years of experience in sales and management. Prior to joining Rejuuv Medi Spa she worked for one of Toronto’s prestigious plastic surgeons.  She is a versatile professional who possesses a strong acumen for business and human behavior. Highly adapted towards organizational and societal needs, combined with robust methodological skills to analyze, design, customize, implement, and manage every aspect of the business. Selma’s warmth and endearing personality will ensure that your experience at Rejuuv Medi Spa is exceptional.

Tiffany

Tiffany

Office Manager

Tiffany  is the office manager at Rejuuv Medi Spa. After graduating from the Hospitality Management program specializing in Spa Management and Accounting in Toronto, she immediately found her passion in the health and beauty industry and started her journey at a luxury spa resort in Alberta. Tiffany returned to Toronto to complete her certification in Makeup Artistry and joined the Rejuuv team. Tiffany has been with Rejuuv for two years and she is loving every moment of it!