Q Switched ND:YAG LASER
Q-Switched ND: Yag Laser is a laser treatment for laser skin rejuvenation. The treatment involves emitting the light energy for stimulating the natural growth of collagen, gently, removes excessive or irregular pigmentation, improves open proves and reducing wrinkles and fine lines.
Q-Switch laser is usually suitable for the people, who have the following skin conditions.
– Problem with the skin pores
– Facial sagging or laxity problem
– Excessive oiliness problem
– Skin discoloration
– Wrinkles and fine lines
– Acne scars
– Dull skin
– Dull skin tone
Tattoo removal is the one of the most key term highly searched in web search engine, as the youngsters look for a break from their bored tattoos and get back their normal skin.
There are various treatments available through advanced laser technology.
- When laser treatment is used the lasers emit the beams every 1 trillionth of a second with no much pain and in simpler and easier way.
- A technology using ultra short impulses in the areas of pigmentation and the technology is mere advanced than nano-second lasers and is able to create an intense effect photo mechanically, which impacts and works far beyond nano-second lasers’ thermal impact. It shatters the targeted skin surface area into very tiny particles and removes from the body easily. Heat is generated during the treatment on the skin surface and mechanical hose is used to blow cool air over the area of treatment, by holding with another hand by the practitioner.
Photo mechanic laser technology and treatment is safer and it result in very less injury to the tissues, in surrounding areas and also improves production of collagen. Even stubborn tattoos with different colors, like red, blue, green, etc., can be easily removed, in fewer treatments with better results than clinical procedures. Photo-mechanical treatment requires only 3 to 8 sessions to remove the tattoos completely.
- Photo-Thermal laser technology had been used in earlier generation and demanded more sessions and there were more chances for injury to the tissues in surrounding areas and production of collagen.
Spot & Blemish Removal
Spot and blemish are any kind of mark present and visible on the skin. Most of these spots and blemishes are not harmful, however treatment is needed if they look big and dominant. Blemishes are of different kinds, like acne, hyper-pigmentation, melasma, dark spots etc.
Most of the skin spots and blemishes don’t need any treatment, however, some of them need to be treated for better look. The treatment varies according to different types of spots and blemishes.
Small and new acnes can be treated with topical creams, like Benzoyl Peroxide, which would help the skin to dry and fight with bacteria that causes acne. Persistent acne needs consultation of dermatologist, who usually treats the normal acne with oral prescription medication. Prevention of certain acnes can be tried by face washing twice a day using salicyclic acid or benzoyl peroxide contained cleanser.
Melasma is skin affliction where spots appear to be darker compared to the surrounding and normal skin on nose, face, chin, lips, back, upper lips, etc. The dark spots give no pain, itching, soreness. However, the dominant dark spots make them more conscious and develop inhibition to meet new people and public.
The first line of treatment offered by most of the dermatologists is sun blocking creams towards protection of the skin. These creams act skin lightening agents and help to reduce the pigmentation intensity and possibly bring the spots in line with the complexion of the normal skin. Hydroquinone stands as one of the best examples for skin lightening agent, however, it should be used only under medical supervision.
Melasma is caused basically from rise in levels of oestrogen and so Azelaic acid added with retinoid creams would be prescribed as treatment to cure melasma. These ingredients are also part of bleaching cream mixtures.
The second line of treatment, when the creams don’t give optimum results, is the chemical peels, which remove the outermost skin areas containing pigment in excess.
When the chemical peels don’t result in expected cure, laser and dermabrasion treatments are performed for outermost skin layer removal, which has those defective cells that form pigment.
- Dark Spot Removal
Numerous treatments are available for removal of dark spots. Laser treatment is one of the best treatments to enhance the skin complexion by removal of damaged and dull skin outer layer that is damaged.
Laser treatment technology involves focusing intense light energy that removes the skin layer and thereby eliminating the dark spots, age spots, etc. The light energy is absorbed mostly by the dark skin or spot, as the fair skin reflects the light back and eventually darkly pigmented cells absorb most of the light energy and peels off the utmost skin layer.
Birth Mark Removal
Birth Mark Removal Treatment
Q-switched laser treatment can be pretty well used for birth mark removal. The treatment of birth mark removal is performed by passing a laser light over the skin that is pigmented. It shatters the pigment into very tiny particles, which are eliminated after processing, by the body. Mostly it is a ten minute treatment. It makes mild to moderate irritation and it is dependent on the amount of pigment to remove and depth of the pigment.
Use of Q-switched ND: Yag Laser technique has become so popular over the past few years for laser skin toning procedures and also for photo facial procedures, to obtain dramatic results.
Q-switched laser toning procedure
Q-switched laser skin toning or photo facial refers to treatment through light-based technology. The procedure treats the skin’s brown spots and boosts the production of the collagen, by eliminating broken capillaries. When Q-switched laser procedure is implemented, the laser treatment becomes more effective in treating freckles, discoloured spots, fine lines and many other flaws on skin.
Q-switched laser toning procedure, which is a light-based treatment, is very effective in terms of correcting the acne spots, treating melasma skin conditions, sun spots, while interfering with the skin pigmentation. Eventually, skin rejuvenation is the result, as post the procedure, brighter and tighter skin would be the result. Single session treatment takes out 75% of brown and dark spots and rejuvenates the skin to a better extent. Depending on the intensity of the problem, two or three sessions would be required for complete possible skin toning.