Fractional Ablative Carbon Dioxide Laser Treatment of Facial Scars: Improvement of Patients’ Quality of Life, Scar Quality and Cosmesis

J. Cosmet. Dermatol.

The CO2‐AFL offers a safe and effective treatment for disfiguring facial scars. We have shown that improvement of scar appearance and scar quality was meaningful to the patient, with a significant impact on a patient’s life quality. Based on these findings we suggest including the CO2‐AFL in the facial scar treatment concept.