An Institute of Laser
Hair Removal and Laser Therapy

 

PhotoFacial / Rejuvenation FAQS



What is Pulsed light?

Pulsed light innovative technology sets new standards in Pembroke Pines and across the U.S. for the treatment of skin conditions associated with aging, Active life-styles and sun damage. Pulsed light energy allows our physician to precisely treat your fine wrinkles, age & sun spots, small facial veins and several other skin blemishes. Your treatment will be tailored to match your skin's condition and your desired results.


What will Pulsed light treatments do?

Pulsed light technology within the An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy utilizes the power of pulsed light to deliver excellent results in photo rejuvenation therapy. By selecting the appropriate wavelength or filter, our physician will be able to treat a broad range of skin conditions caused by skin aging and sun exposure. Your skin will be smoother, more vibrant and it will have a more youthful appearance as a result.


What conditions can be treated?

Fine wrinkles
Age spots
Small facial veins (telangiectasia)
Rosacea
Redness and flushing
Solar lentigines (freckles)
Cafe' Au Lait maculae
Brown spots, birth marks
Port wine stains
Red spots (hemangiomas)
Enlarged pores
Poikiloderma
Burn Erythema
Hyperpigmentation


How does it work?

An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy uses a pulsed light that will gently heat up the upper layers of your skin. The heat absorbed by the targeted areas will stimulate your skin cells to generate new collagen. This will help restore your skin to its natural beauty, blending its natural colors and making it smoother, vibrant and younger looking. In addition the photothermal energy will target and eliminate many of the fine vessels that cause redness and the unwanted melanin responsible for pigmented lesions.


What areas can be treated?

Our laser services in Pembroke Pines can treat any area of your body. The most common areas are those most exposed to the damaging effects of sun light. The most popular treatments are for the face, neck, back of the hands, chest and shoulders.


How many treatments will I need?

Full treatment at the An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy only takes from 2 to 5 treatments, at 2-4 weeks intervals to produce the desired results. You may benefit from additional treatments depending on the severity of your condition.


How long will it take to recover?

An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy uses a non-invasive and gentle procedure with virtually no down-time. In most cases you will be able to return to work, apply makeup, and resume most of your activities right away.


What should I expect after the treatment?

Our laser services in Pembroke Pines are quick and easy, and will require the minimal amount of treatment necessary. After the procedure you may experience some redness that should resolve within a few hours. For some pigmented lesions you will see a darkening of the treated areas followed by fading and flaking off at a later stage. Your treated skin will feel smoother, fine wrinkles and pores will be less noticeable, and sun spots or uneven pigmentation will fade.


Will it be uncomfortable?

Our Procedure at An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy procedure is gentle, non-invasive, and safe. There should be minimal or no discomfort, however this varies from patient to patient and depends on the depth of the treatment. There is no need for a topical anesthesia; however our physician may choose to use one on more sensitive areas. An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy in Pembroke Pines will recommend the best options during your free consultation.


What will happen during the procedure?

Your eyes will be protected with safety shields or glasses. You may briefly feel a rubber band snap or warm sensation as the light is absorbed by the targeted areas. Your procedure may take a few minutes to half an hour depending on the size of the area to be treated and the type of the procedure performed. Our free consultation will allow you to speak physician within the An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy in Pembroke Pines in order to discuss all the options with you.


What aftercare do I need?

It is important to follow our physician's instructions. An Institute of Laser Hair Removal and Laser Therapy may give some skin care products and instructions on how to use them. These will minimize your risk of inflammation or redness and ensure the shortest healing time.

You will be sensitive to ultra-violet light and you must avoid direct sun exposure until fully healed. Fully cover your skin or use a good sunscreen whenever you go outdoors