FAQ – Stretch Marks

How many treatments do I need?

  • On average 4 treatments is required every 2 months.The depth of the stretch mark does not matter as the energy is absorbed in the dermal layer stimulating collagen production from there.
  • Stretch marks may not be removed completely, but with regular treatments it will help improve its appearance.

Does it hurt?

  • Tolerance of pain is very individual
  • Most people would describe it as a warm heat sensation on the skin or similar to a rubber band snapping onto the skin.
  • No anaesthetics are required.

Do my stretch marks have to be red?

  • No,even faded stretch marks will respond to laser with a combination of microdermabrasion.

Will they improve even if they are deep?

  • The depth of the stretch mark does not matter,as the energy absorbed in the dermal layer stimulates collagen production,however they may not be removed completely but regular treatments will help improve collagen production.