Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clear + Brilliant?

Clear + Brilliant is a unique treatment that uses safe, fractional laser technology to address the early signs of aging skin and help prevent them.

What is Clear + Brilliant Perméa?

The Clear + Brilliant Perméa treatment is optimized for brighter, more even skin tone and enhanced skin permeability for added benefits of topical skincare products when applied immediately after treatment.

How does Clear + Brilliant work?

Clear + Brilliant is a gentle laser that refreshes your skin from the inside out. The laser energy creates millions of microscopic treatment zones in the upper layers of the skin, replacing damaged skin with healthy, younger looking tissue.

Is Clear + Brilliant indicated for use?

Clear + Brilliance has received FDA clearance and CE marking.

How long is the treatment?

Clear + Brilliant treatments take about 20 minutes or less.  Total appointment time will vary.

How many treatments are needed?

The number of treatments is tailored to your concerns and skincare desires. In recent studies, consumers reported visible improvements after 4-6 treatments, though many patients choose to have routine treatments as part of their overall skin care regimen. Your skin care provider will discuss a personalized treatment regimen with you.

I’ve heard of Simply Smart Rewards*. What is it?

If you love the benefits of your Clear + Brilliant treatment, you want to experience it over and over again. It’s easy with Simply Smart Rewards, the first patient loyalty program for laser skin resurfacing. Earn rewards just for getting regular Clear + Brilliant treatments. Learn more

*US and Canada only

How much does Clear + Brilliant cost?

The cost depends on the number of sessions and varies from country to country.

Who can benefit from Clear + Brilliant treatments?

Clear + Brilliant is a beneficial treatment for women and men of all ages and skin types, who want to be proactive in their skin care, addressing the early signs of aging or maintaining the look of their skin.

What kind of results can one expect?

The skin will feel softer and have improved tone, texture and radiance. Other benefits of the treatment may include:
      Naturally radiant and glowing skin
      Visibly illuminated skin tone
      Renewed, ultra-soft and smoother texture
      Skin that looks clear and brilliant

When do the results appear and how long do they last?

The results of treatment are both immediate and progressive. A few days after the treatment, the skin will start to feel softer, look brighter and show more even tone. Results can last for months depending on age, skin condition and how the patient protects the skin.

How do I know Clear + Brilliant is right for me at my age?

No matter how old you are, sun exposure, environmental conditions and lifestyle can contribute to lackluster skin. Whether you want to extend the younger look of your skin or address these early signs of aging, Clear + Brilliant can help.

Can I avoid other cosmetic procedures if I do this?

Each procedure has its own benefits. Clear + Brilliant is a great choice for refreshing your skin, helping to slow or prevent early signs of aging and maintaining the skin to look younger for longer.

Can I get Clear + Brilliant treatments if I’ve already had other procedures?

Clear + Brilliant procedures may be complementary to most other cosmetic procedures, like fillers, Thermage® or even Botox®.

I have had corrective laser treatments, is Clear + Brilliant right for me too?

Yes, absolutely. Clear + Brilliant is a great way to protect the investment you have made in your skin, maintaining, extending and helping to continually improve upon the results you´ve already seen.

Is Clear + Brilliant safe for my skin?

The Clear + Brilliant treatment is safe* when used by a trained expert who will evaluate your skin and recommend the best course of treatment.

* People with certain skin conditions should not receive treatments. Please consult with your specialist if you have any questions. Potential side effects include prolonged redness, swelling, blistering, scarring, infection, pigmentary changes (hyperpigmentation), herpes reactivation and acne flare-up.


Before Clear + Brilliant

2 Weeks Post 6 Treatments
Photographs Courtesy of J. Dover, M.D.

Before Clear + Brilliant

2 Weeks Post 6 Treatments
Photographs Courtesy of J. Dover, M.D.

Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Month Post 6 Treatments
Photographs Courtesy of Solta Medical Aesthetic Center

Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Week Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Week Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Month Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Month Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Week Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Week Post 6 Treatments
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Before Clear + Brilliant

1 Week Post 6 Treatments
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