Current lasers in skin resurfacing

Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2005 Feb;13(1):127-39. doi: 10.1016/j.fsc.2004.06.005.


Lasers are a useful tool to combat signs of aging, photodamage, and environmental effects on the skin. This article reviews the history, basic science, indications, clinical considerations, and procedural techniques of various ablative lasers.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Face
  • Humans
  • Laser Therapy / instrumentation*
  • Laser Therapy / methods*
  • Patient Selection
  • Skin Aging*