PIANO – LASER SKIN LIFTING
Laser became doctor’s tool that offers newer possibilities. One of the recent developments is the PIANO treatment – overheating of collagen fibers with a laser beam. This is a safer alternative to popular treatments that use ultrasound like Thermage and Ulthera.
How does the procedure work?
Doctor irradiates the patient’s skin with Nd: YAG laser. The temperature produced by a laser beam stimulates the skin to produce more collagen. The skin becomes firmer and more elastic.
Who is the Piano tretament recommended to?
Piano treatment is great for young people who want to keep their skin in good condition, as well as for mature people with noticeable changes due to the passing of time.
It’s a great solution suitable to those whose skin begins to lose its firmness and the absence of elasticity and wrinkles are noticeable.
What body parts can treatment be used on?
The laser can be used on the face and other parts of the body. The body areas that are mostly treated are:
What are the effects of the treatment?
The treatment results in a strong regeneration of collagen fibers, making skin firmer and more elastic. Wrinkles become smoother.
When the effect can be expected?
The process of rebuilding of collagen fibers can take up to six months. The first effects are noticed after about a month since procedure and are more noticeable over time.
How many treatments are needed?
Usually one treatment is enough to achieve the desired effect. In the individual cases the procedure would need to be repeated.
Is the treatment painful?
During procedure, the cooling device is used, which reduces unpleasant feeling, making procedure painless. No discomfort is experienced following the procedure.
What are the postoperative recommendations?
The only recommendation is to use sunblock for at least month after the treatment.
The skin is not reddened and does not flake after surgery.
- damage to the skin in the area of treatment
- tumor/cancerous disease