Laser Treatments

Laser Skin Rejuvenation

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Laser skin rejuvenation is capable of treating many skin conditions that cause discoloration, typically “brown spots”. The most commonly treated areas for laser skin rejuvenation are the face and hands. The light energy delivered by the BBL will gently heat up the upper layers of your skin. You may briefly feel a warm sensation as the light is absorbed by the targeted areas. After have the laser skin rejuvenation procedure, areas treated will darken and eventually flake off. The length of a laser skin rejuvenation procedure depends on the area being treated. Laser skin rejuvenation is a non-invasive procedure and you can resume most regular activities right away, however, sun exposure should be avoided until the treated area is fully healed. A series of 2-3 laser skin rejuvenation treatments, spaced 4 weeks apart, is typical for most patients.

Micro Laser Peel

Contour Micro Laser Peel
The Micro Laser Peel is a great way to achieve younger looking, healthier feeling skin. If you are looking for more than microdermabrasion or light chemical peels, the Micro Laser Peel was designed for you. The Micro Laser Peel is performed using a topical anesthetic, so there is little or no discomfort. If you choose to have more than one Micro Laser Peel treatment, your treatments will be spaced 6-8 weeks apart. Healing usually takes about 3-4 days. Many people have the Micro Laser Peel procedure performed on a Thursday or Friday and return to work on Monday.

Laser Hair Removal

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Laser hair removal is a very effective procedure in reducing unwanted hair. Laser hair removal works on all skin types by selectively targeting the hair follicle. A system for cooling is used to ensure a comfortable laser hair removal treatment. Some redness and perifollicular edema (looks like hives) may be present in the area that is treated after laser hair removal; however this should subside within a few hours. A package of 5 laser hair removal treatments is usually recommended with sessions done 6-8 weeks apart.

Treatment of Veins & Redness

Clear Scan Vein Treatment
The ClearScan laser is an excellent way to treat visible, broken capillaries, spider veins and vascular lesions. All skin areas can be treated by the ClearScan laser with little discomfort. The most popular areas are the face, neck, chest and legs. The ClearScan laser works by heating and destroying any unwanted vessels. Any vessels denatured by the ClearScan laser will be reabsorbed by your body over a brief period of time. Additional ClearScan laser treatments, if needed, may be scheduled 4 weeks apart.

Laser Ablation of Seborrheic Keratosis

mole2Seborrheic Keratoses do not require treatment because they are not cancerous or otherwise damaging to your health. If a seborrheic keratosis causes pain and discomfort or causes you concern about how it looks, your doctor can remove it. The patient has the option to have a surgical excision or to have a laser treatment on the growth. Most choose laser to minimize scarring.