Skin resurfacing is a general term which refers to a process or procedure intended to improve the texture of the skin. Make your skin look smoother. Improve specific "textural issues" such as wrinkles, acne scars, fine lines, prominent pores, and forms of sun damage and skin aging. A skin resurfacing procedure makes your skin look smoother, more radiant, and more youthful.
There are many different devices used for skin resurfacing.
There are different intensities of skin resurfacing: mild/no downtime, moderate/little bit of downtime, aggressive/more downtime.
Each procedure really has a different goal, designed to best improve a specific combination of skin issues. One procedure may give better results for pores and brown spots. Another device may give better results for redness and acne scars. Yet another may be focused on deeper wrinkles and blotchy brown areas.
Learn what type of skin resurfacing can best help improve your particular skin issues.