I just read something about a new laser called erbium being used for the upper lip area. Is this better than Fraxel Restore?
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Erbium vs Fraxel vs microneedling
OK, firstly erbium laser is not new, it over a decade old. Fraxel ReStore and RePair is also old technology, this does not mean it does not work, however Specialist will always find the best method to address your concerns. In your case, a very though examination MUST be made. Lines on your lip maybe due to age, sun damage, smoking, or in some cases dynamic (muscle habit movements). Treatments such as erbium, Co2, micro Botox, Skin needling RF, and even fillers can help. Some patients require only one treatment, others a combination. As with all skin treatments, a tailored one will give you the best results. Its never about the machine, its about the METHOD. All the best, Dr Davin Lim. Brisbane. Australia.
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