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Pearl Fractional

The Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser is an advanced skin resurfacing treatment that uses ablative fractional laser technology to effectively target and vaporise damaged skin cells while boosting collagen production, resulting in smoother, younger-looking skin. It addresses various skin concerns, including fine lines, wrinkles, acne scars, and uneven texture. Introduced in the UK in 2007, this treatment is known for its precision, reduced downtime, and immediate results. Suitable for light-to-medium skin tones, the Pearl Fractional Laser can be combined with other treatments to enhance facial contours and overall skin quality, with a typical recovery period of one to two weeks.
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Pearl Fractional at a glance

  • Best Results
    Best Results

    1-3 Treatments

  • Anaesthetic
    Anaesthetic

    Topical

  • Duration
    Duration of Results

    9-12 Months

  • Procedure Time
    Procedure Time

    60min

  • Treatment Recovery
    Treatment Recovery

    Up To 2 Weeks

  • Skin Specialist
    Skin Specialist

    Doctor Or Senior Therapist

  • Risk Compliance
    Risks & Complications

    Medium

  • Back to Work
    Back To Work

    Next 2-3 Days

Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser Treatment: Transform Your Skin with Advanced Resurfacing

The Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser represents a breakthrough in skin resurfacing technology, specifically designed for comprehensive skin rejuvenation. Using advanced ablative fractional laser technology, this treatment effectively targets and vaporises damaged skin cells while stimulating collagen production. The result is noticeably smoother, healthier, and more youthful-looking skin. This laser is exceptionally adept at addressing signs of ageing, such as fine lines and wrinkles, and correcting skin imperfections like acne scars, dilated pores and uneven texture.

Key Benefits of Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser Resurfacing Treatment

Unlike traditional resurfacing methods, the Pearl™ Fractional Laser significantly improves skin texture and tone with minimal invasiveness and reduced downtime. The treatment is quick and effective, providing visible resurfacing results in just one session. Patients can enjoy the rejuvenating effects without the lengthy wait times associated with other treatments.

Introduced to the UK market in 2007, the Pearl™ YSGG laser operates at a 2790nm wavelength—ideal for cosmetic applications due to its optimal water absorption characteristics. The treatment involves the use of a scanner that controls the placement of 300 microchannels, which selectively remove columns of tissue while leaving the surrounding skin intact. This stimulates collagen production, improving skin quality and structural support.

The Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser treatment is distinguished by its ability to comprehensively treat the epidermis without significant side effects. Recovery typically spans one to two weeks, with patients experiencing minimal swelling and redness. Over-the-counter remedies or cold compresses usually suffice for managing any discomfort.

The versatility of the Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser extends to treating various facial areas, including sensitive regions around the eyes and mouth. It is particularly suitable for light-to-medium skin tones. It can be effectively combined with other cosmetic treatments, such as the Titan™, Laser Genesis™, and Limelight™, to enhance overall facial contours and achieve a more defined jawline and cheekbones.

Dermal Fillers: Next-Level Rejuvenation

To address volume loss—a common sign of ageing—Dermal Fillers can be integrated with the Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser treatment to elevate rejuvenation. This combination approach tightens the jawline and significantly improves overall skin quality. A follow-up session, generally recommended 30 days post-treatment, can further enhance the lasting effects of this advanced skin resurfacing method.

Why Choose Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser Treatment?

The Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser stands out as a powerful tool in dermatological treatments, offering a unique balance between efficacy and recovery time. Its capability to deliver dramatic skin improvements in a controlled, safe manner makes it a preferred choice for those seeking effective solutions for a broad spectrum of skin imperfections. As with any cosmetic treatment, potential candidates must consult with a qualified provider to discuss their specific skin concerns and medical history to ensure optimal results.

With its promise of immediate results and manageable recovery, the Pearl™ Fractional Laser offers a promising solution for anyone looking to enhance their skin’s appearance and achieve long-lasting rejuvenation.

 

frequently asked
questions

Is the Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser treatments available at all Skin Renewal clinics?
What does “Fractional” mean?

Fractional therapy describes a treatment that affects only a fraction or a small percentage of the skin. With Cutera Pearl™ Fractional, laser pulses treat damaged cells deep in the skin. This fractional treatment selectively removes columns of tissue, leaving the surrounding skin intact. This treatment shortens healing time and stimulates the body’s natural process for creating new skin and collagen, plumping the skin from below. Tiny holes (the size of a pore) ensure maximum results with minimal risk and downtime.

  • Controlled energy means a more comfortable patient experience
  • Treatments are safe and effective with rapid recovery.


What areas of the face can be treated?

Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser is used to treat targeted areas where the signs of ageing may first be noticed, such as the delicate periorbital area (around the eyes), perioral (around the mouth), forehead, upper cheeks (acne scarring), nasolabial folds and Marionette lines. These areas often show the first signs of ageing and can be the most challenging to treat.

For this reason, we zone in on these treatment areas by targeting them with Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser, after which we do a second treatment (Pearl Laser) over the entire face, covering the areas that have just been targeted with Pearl Fractional for an even, full-face rejuvenation. When these two modalities are combined in this way, the treatment is known as “Pearl Fusion.”


Frequently asked questions

Is the Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser treatments available at all Skin Renewal clinics?
What does “Fractional” mean?

Fractional therapy describes a treatment that affects only a fraction or a small percentage of the skin. With Cutera Pearl™ Fractional, laser pulses treat damaged cells deep in the skin. This fractional treatment selectively removes columns of tissue, leaving the surrounding skin intact. This treatment shortens healing time and stimulates the body’s natural process for creating new skin and collagen, plumping the skin from below. Tiny holes (the size of a pore) ensure maximum results with minimal risk and downtime.

  • Controlled energy means a more comfortable patient experience
  • Treatments are safe and effective with rapid recovery.


What areas of the face can be treated?

Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser is used to treat targeted areas where the signs of ageing may first be noticed, such as the delicate periorbital area (around the eyes), perioral (around the mouth), forehead, upper cheeks (acne scarring), nasolabial folds and Marionette lines. These areas often show the first signs of ageing and can be the most challenging to treat.

For this reason, we zone in on these treatment areas by targeting them with Cutera Pearl™ Fractional Laser, after which we do a second treatment (Pearl Laser) over the entire face, covering the areas that have just been targeted with Pearl Fractional for an even, full-face rejuvenation. When these two modalities are combined in this way, the treatment is known as “Pearl Fusion.”


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I recently went to Skin Renewal for some treatments, and the experience was excellent from the moment I arrived. The Dr explained everything clearly and thoroughly, and the admin staff were equally friendly and knowledgeable. Keep up the good work guys!!

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Nothing but professional, friendly and in general, great service. If I ask questions, they are always answered in depth. I get told if a treatment I want to do, won't work, which makes me feel confident that I am in good hands and not going to get "taken for a ride". The length of time I have been coming here should indicate my level of satisfaction. Thank you to Liezel who is fantastic! Beverley and Jo-Anne have also attended to me and have been great. Donné and Prudence, who also help me on the sidelines also always do so with a smile.

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