HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing

Whether you’re looking to rejuvenate your skin, reduce the signs of aging, or improve skin texture and tone, HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing offers a comprehensive solution for achieving smoother, more radiant, and youthful-looking skin.

What sets HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing apart is its unique hybrid fractional laser technology. HALO delivers the benefits of an ablative laser treatment, such as improved skin texture and tone, while also providing the benefits of a non-ablative laser treatment, such as collagen stimulation, which allows for more customizable treatment options, faster healing time, and superior results with minimal downtime.

Synergy Signature Facial with low downtime:
HALO + SkinPen microneedling - $1,000

HALO Hybrid Fractional Treatment: $750 to $2,200 depending on treatment area
Treatment Length
15-45 minutes
How long does it last?
Up to 2 years

HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing in Nanaimo

During the procedure, the HALO laser precisely delivers energy to the skin, stimulating the body’s natural healing response and promoting the production of collagen and elastin. This helps to improve skin firmness, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, minimize pore size, and correct uneven skin tone and pigmentation issues such as sun damage and age spots.

When included as part of a long-term skin maintenance plans, HALO improves skin texture and clarity for all skin types and may help delay or eliminate the need for surgical procedures in the future.

The procedure is safe and effective for all skin types and can be tailored to address specific concerns in various areas of the face and body.


Areas that can be treated with HALO

  • Face: Halo laser can address skin concerns on the face such as uneven skin tone, sun damage, fine lines, wrinkles, acne scars, and texture irregularities.
  • Neck: Halo laser can be used to improve the appearance of the skin on the neck, reducing wrinkles, sun damage, and enhancing overall skin tone and texture.
  • Chest and décolleté: The Halo laser can help rejuvenate the skin on the chest and décolleté area, reducing sunspots, age spots, and improving the overall skin quality.
  • Hands: Halo laser treatment can also be performed on the hands to minimize age spots, sun damage, and improve the texture and tone of the skin

Halo laser treatment is primarily designed for facial rejuvenation, but it can also be used to treat certain skin concerns on the body, such as arms, legs, and back.

Before & After

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Benefits of HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing

HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing is a versatile treatment suitable for treating a wide range of specific skin concerns. Here are some examples of HALO benefits:

  • Signs of aging
    HALO can effectively reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and skin laxity, helping patients achieve a more youthful and rejuvenated complexion.

  • Sun-damaged skin
    If you have sunspots, age spots, or uneven pigmentation caused by sun exposure, HALO can help to improve the skin’s tone and texture, resulting in a more even and radiant complexion.

  • Acne scars
    HALO can minimize the appearance of acne scars by stimulating collagen production and promoting skin healing, leading to smoother and more even skin texture.

  • Rough or uneven skin texture
    If you have rough, bumpy, or dull skin, HALO can refine the skin’s texture, leaving it smoother, softer, and more vibrant.

  • Enlarged pores
    HALO can help to reduce the size and visibility of enlarged pores, resulting in a more refined and even skin surface.

  • Overall skin rejuvenation
    Even if you don’t have specific skin concerns, HALO can provide general skin rejuvenation by improving the overall quality and appearance of your skin, giving you a refreshed and revitalized look.

Questions & Answers

Is HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing painful?

HALO is well-tolerated by most patients. A topical anesthetic is applied to the treatment area before the procedure to ensure your comfort. You may experience a mild sensation of heat or tingling during the treatment, but it is generally well-tolerated.

How long does a HALO treatment session take?

The duration of a HALO treatment session depends on the size of the treatment area and the specific concerns being addressed. However, most treatments can be completed within 30 to 60 minutes.

How many HALO treatment sessions are needed?

The number of HALO treatment sessions required can vary depending on your goals, skin condition, and desired outcome. In many cases, significant improvements can be achieved with just one or two treatments. Our specialists will assess your skin and recommend a treatment plan tailored to your needs.

What is the downtime associated with HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing?

After the treatment, you may experience redness, swelling, and a sensation similar to a sunburn. These effects are temporary and usually resolve within a few days. You can typically resume your normal activities within a day or two, but it’s important to follow post-treatment instructions for optimal healing and results.

When will I see results from HALO?

The results of HALO Laser Skin Resurfacing are typically visible within a few days to a week after the treatment. As the skin continues to heal and regenerate, you will notice further improvements in texture, tone, and overall skin quality over the following weeks and months.

Are the results of HALO permanent?

HALO can provide long-lasting results; however, the aging process and external factors can still impact the skin over time. To maintain the best results, it’s important to follow a proper skincare routine, protect your skin from sun exposure. Follow-up treatments or maintenance sessions may be needed.

How much does it cost?

Please refer to our fee schedule for details on HALO pricing and package options.

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Dr. Barnsley is a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon
Dr. Barnsley is a board-certified plastic surgeon based in Victoria and Nanaimo, BC
Dr. Barnsley is a member of the Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
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Dr. Philip Barnsley, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Victoria, BC, specializes in a variety of plastic surgery procedures including breast augmentation, breast lift, tummy tuck, facelift, as well as a number of non-surgical medical aesthetic procedures. He serves Lantzville, Nanaimo, Victoria, and other communities throughout Vancouver Island.