The different types of laser skin resurfacing

This is Part One of a two-part series on laser skin resurfacing published as part of our Skin Things column.

Laser skin resurfacing is used to treat photo-ageing, scarring and other textural skin abnormalities. This article will overview commonly used resurfacing devices and the classification of skin resurfacing. Conventional resurfacing classification centres on either device-type or skin-type, without factoring in patient recovery time. A recovery-centred classification based on procedural efficacy and