Archives by Tag 'Laser'

Birthmark Removal Before and After

April 25, 2012

There are two main types of birthmarks, vascular and pigmented. Birthmarks which are permanent pigmentation can appear on any part of the body. The irregularity can be lighter or darker than your normal skin tone. There are also red birthmarks which are caused by increased blood vessels. The shape can be large or small and […]

Age Spots Before and After

March 12, 2012

Age spots (brown spots, sun spots, liver spots) are brownish or yellowish marks which typically appear on sun exposed parts of the body. This change in pigmentation is usually seen on elderly persons, especially their face, chest and hands. It’s not uncommon to find these blemishes in young people too (even as young as 20). […]

Co2 Laser Before and After

March 9, 2012

It’s not really a ‘light’ form of laser skin resurfacing since there is some downtime involved, but usually there’s no pain involved. After the treatment your face will be red straight away. You won’t be able to apply makeup for about three to five days and this can be daunting for some women. The redness […]

Affirm Laser Before and After

March 9, 2012

Affirm laser is effective laser skin resurfacing which has multiple benefits such as tightening the skin, shrinking enlarged pores, and improving wrinkles. It doesn’t work that well on sun damage and acne scars, where the stronger Co2 laser is the better option. Since affirm does not cut the skin, there’s no downtime with this procedure, […]

ActiveFX Before and After

March 9, 2012

ActiveFX is a form of Co2 Laser which can help tighten the skin and improve tone and text_imageure. Like most laser treatments, it can be used for multiple problems. If you’re starting to feel your age and the skin on your face is showing wrinkles, sagging and other signs of aging then ActiveFX is great […]

Acne Scarring Before and After

March 9, 2012

Acne scars (scarring) is the result after having severe acne or pimples, usually from adolescence. So, first you have zits and then you suffer again by having to deal with the marks that are left on your body. Acne scars can appear on your face, shoulders and chest and anywhere else you’ve had inflammation of […]

Accent Laser Before and After

March 9, 2012

Accent laser is a new technology used by cosmetic surgeons to tighten and tone the skin and stimulate collagen production. The system uses Dual-layer radiofrequency (RF) thermotherapy. It is not a means of ablation (which means it won’t vaporize your skin cells). Being non-invasive, you won’t end up looking like a zombie after your treatment. […]

Ablation Before and After

March 9, 2012

Ablation is a means of resurfacing the skin by removing the outer layers. This encourages the skin to repair itself and create new layers with reduced blemishes and wrinkles. Depending on how severe the treatment is, possible results can improve age spots, frown lines and even birth marks. There are several ways of ablating dead […]

Pearl Laser Before and After

February 28, 2012

A pearl laser is a type of laser skin resurfacing used to remove age spots, fix uneven skin, treat fine wrinkles on the face and neck, sun damage and uneven text_imageure of skin and also light spots. A pearl laser treatment requires around three to four days for recovery social downtime where your face may […]

LightSheer Before and After

February 27, 2012

LightSheer is a laser hair removal treatment used on any part of the body and is considered to be the golden standard type of laser used for hair removal. LightSheer is FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved for the removal of unwanted body hair. LightSheer has responded to the growing demand in hair removal by […]

Frown Lines Before and After

February 23, 2012

Frown lines (glabellar lines) are wrinkles on your forehead between your eyebrows. They are a known sign of aging but have the ability to develop in young adults also. Frown lines have been known to be called typical “11’s” between the eyes. Having frown lines can make your facial appearance look aged, sad, tired, mad, […]

Acne Before and After

February 10, 2012

Acne, a condition or disease of the skin causes blackheads, whiteheads and inflamed reddish growths like cysts, pustules and papules to form. Most people call these growths zits or pimples. It is a common condition of humans and some animals. The face is the most prone area to contracting acne with some people’s conditions being […]