How effective is Laser Resurfacing on post baby stretch marks?

How effective is laser treatment on post baby stretch marks? Is there a better procedure for this ailment?

Answers from doctors (3)


More About Doctor Rejuve

Published on Jul 18, 2010

There is nothing proven to be real effective for stretch marks. Stretch marks are one of the hardest problems to treat. Laser resurfacing using CO2 or erbium Yag potentially can be helpful but the results are varied.

Answered by Rejuve (View Profile)

There is nothing proven to be real effective for stretch marks. Stretch marks are one of the hardest problems to treat. Laser resurfacing using CO2 or erbium Yag potentially can be helpful but the results are varied.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Forever Young MedSpa

Published on Jul 16, 2010

There is currently only one laser called the Palomar 1540 Fractional that has been FDA cleared for stretch marks with an average reduction of 50% in most patients.

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Answered by Forever Young MedSpa

There is currently only one laser called the Palomar 1540 Fractional that has been FDA cleared for stretch marks with an average reduction of 50% in most patients.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Celibre Medical Corporation

Published on Jul 16, 2010

The effectiveness of any laser treatment is going to depend on the patient, the practitioner and the laser being used. If you are not a good candidate for laser procedures then nothing will work. If the laser used is not the best for your condition, you'll likely not get results either. Our suggestion would be to find a couple reputable practices near you and go in for more than one consultation to hear what they have to say. Remember, no stretch mark procedures are going to be guaranteed, but some may really help improve the marks.

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Answered by Celibre Medical Corporation

The effectiveness of any laser treatment is going to depend on the patient, the practitioner and the laser being used. If you are not a good candidate for laser procedures then nothing will work. If the laser used is not the best for your condition, you'll likely not get results either. Our suggestion would be to find a couple reputable practices near you and go in for more than one consultation to hear what they have to say. Remember, no stretch mark procedures are going to be guaranteed, but some may really help improve the marks.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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