Laser rejuvenation around the eyes

Laser rejuvenation around the eyes (fractional photothermolysis) is a modern technique with which you can painlessly remove wrinkles or reduce their depth, make the skin around the eyes firmer, more elastic and more radiant.

Fractional Laser Rejuvenation: the essence of the method

How is laser rejuvenation performed on the skin around the eyes

By using the light energy of a laser beam, you can have a deep effect on the skin, stop the aging process and restore the elasticity of the eyelids.

The main benefit of fractional photothermolysis is little trauma when exposed to the skin. The beam hits the skin as if it were being passed through a net. In each procedure, 15-25% of the old tissue can be removed. In its place, healthy young skin is formed, part of the cellsThe skin evaporates while the other remains intact.

With fractional laser rejuvenation of the skin around the eyes, the radiation parameters are selected individually and the effect is strictly applied to specific areas. As a result, the damage to the epidermis is minimal, only problem areas are affected.

Information about the procedure

Laser rejuvenation or fractional photothermolysis is performed for aesthetic reasons.

This hardware technology can help solve the following problems:

  • aging skin;
  • age wrinkles (including imitation and varying depth);
  • pockets under the eyes;
  • swelling of the eyelids, blurred contours;
  • pigmentation;
  • dilated capillaries in the paraorbital zone;
  • Scar defects.

Fractional photothermolysis of the skin around the eyes enables patients of all ages to look young and attractive, remove dark circles under the eyes, signs of fatigue and reminders of old age.


The laser rejuvenation procedure is safe and rarely leads to complications. However, under certain circumstances you may need to cancel this technique.

Contraindications are:

  • acute viral infections;
  • oncology;
  • dermatological diseases in the face area;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • autoimmune processes;
  • diabetes mellitus;
  • epilepsy;
  • tendency to form keloid scars;
  • bleeding disorder.

Also, it is not recommended to perform the procedure during pregnancy and breastfeeding. At the time of the visit to the beautician, the patient must be completely healthy.

How to prepare for the procedure

Before the procedure, you need to make an appointment with a beautician. A specialist will appreciate your individual characteristics.

Do not sunbathe 2 weeks before the procedure, it is not recommended to drink alcohol the day before. Quitting smoking is also recommended. It is also undesirable to take drugs that thin the blood and hormones. If you are undergoing treatment with such drugs, ask your doctor about the possibility of temporary cancellation.

Erbium laser functions

The German erbium laser MCL-30 Dermablate is used to rejuvenate the eye area. The device can generate pulses that penetrate soft tissue at a shallow depth. This makes for the gentlest effect.

With the device you achieve an excellent anti-aging effect and avoid burns and extensive damage to soft tissues. The jet only acts on problem areas without affecting the surrounding tissue. This modern technology is safe for your health, the recovery phase after the procedure only takes a few days.

How the procedure is carried out

The procedure is easily portable. Thanks to the pain relief, the patient does not feel anything. The eyes are protected from the effects of radiation by special caps so that the anti-aging process does not affect eyesight. The process takes 20-40 minutes.

Both the inner and outer eyelids are treated with a laser. All soft tissues of the para-orbital zone are also warmed up. The use of ultra-long pulses from an erbium laser is a unique technique that can trigger collagen synthesis, which is responsible for the elasticity of soft tissues. This allows you to sharpen the contours of the eyes, remove wrinkles and pockets.

If necessary, in the final stage, laser treatment is carried out to make the skin of the eyelids smooth and radiant.

recovery period

Discomfort in the eyelid area is possible for two days. This is normal and shouldn't be a cause for concern. Unpleasant phenomena go away on their own. Swelling can also usually appear in the first 3 days after photothermolysis.

The rejuvenating effect can be fully seen a month after the procedure. To consolidate the result, it is advisable to perform 3-4 procedures with an interval of 1, 5 months.

Modern technology of rejuvenation is safe, but if the technique of the procedure is violated or if it is performed in the presence of contraindications, complications can arise. These include: infection access, scar changes, age spots, deep burns.

Advantages of fractional photothermolysis

Laser rejuvenation can successfully solve the problems that arise in most women and men with age.

The technology has a number of positive effects:

  • Visible result of rejuvenation, smoothing of the relief, color and structure of the skin after the first session;
  • High efficiency;
  • Short rehabilitation;
  • Can be performed on any part of the face and body regardless of the season and is suitable for all skin types.
  • Restores the tone of the eyelids and soft tissues around the eyes;
  • Stimulates natural regeneration and collagen synthesis;
  • Removes small wrinkles completely and makes deep ones almost invisible.
  • The skin becomes lighter, age spots disappear;
  • pockets under the eyes disappear;
  • The contours of the eyes are sharpened.

Laser rejuvenation differs from laser skin resurfacing in that it has a less aggressive effect on the skin and a shorter rehabilitation time - it is around two times shorter and only lasts 4 to 7 days. After the procedure, redness and peeling of the skin remain on the skin for 2-3 days up to 5-6 days.

With the help of photothermolysis, you can rejuvenate the problem area around the eyes and make the face look fresh and radiant. Feedback from patients who have had laser therapy confirms the effectiveness of this technique.