There are two main types of skin rejuvenation treatment. The first involves removing dead or tired skin cells, such as skin peels, microdermabrasion and microneedling. These treatments disrupt the top layer of skin cells and encourage the skin to revitalise and become stronger and healthier.
Intense pulsed light (IPL) therapy, aka photofacial, is a way to improve the color and texture of your skin without surgery. It can undo some of the visible damage caused by sun exposure -- called photoaging. You may notice it mostly on your face, neck, hands, or chest.
Tattoo removal is a procedure done to try to remove an unwanted tattoo. Common techniques used for tattoo removal include laser surgery, surgical removal and dermabrasion. Tattoo ink is placed beneath the top layer of the skin.
Laser hair removal is a medical procedure that uses a concentrated beam of light (laser) to remove unwanted hair. ... The light energy is converted to heat, which damages the tube-shaped sacs within the skin (hair follicles) that produce hairs. This damage inhibits or delays future hair growth.
Microneedling is a cosmetic procedure that's primarily used to minimize the signs of aging. ... Because of this, microneedling is also known as collagen induction therapy or percutaneous collagen induction.