LASER / IPL REMOVAL OF SPOTS, SUN SPOTS & FRECKLES, POIKILODERMA
General Names :
Spots & Freckles related to Ageing or exposure to Sun.
(No cuts, No wounds, No blood, No pain, No stitches and Zero down time !)
Technical Name :
Spots, Solar Lentigo or Sun Spots, Lentigines or Freckles &
Poikiloderma or Mottled pigment.
Spots & Freckles Defined :
Freckles are generally tan colored small spots found on the skin, which are most common on fair complexioned skin tone. These are caused by exposure to Sun / Aging Process. These are mainly located on the face and other areas exposed to the Sun. Similarly “POIKILODERMA” - mottled pigment of the neck and chest is also caused by prolonged exposure to SUN.
Removal Of Spots, Freckles Advised To :
Removal of Spots, Age Spots, Freckles is advised to individuals having the following skin conditions :
· Red Blemishes.
· Brown Pigment Blemishes (Freckles, Age Spots, Sun damage).
· Mottled pigment of the neck and chest (Poikiloderma).
Who Can Treat :
Treatment for removal of Spots, Age Spots, Sun Induced Freckles, Poikiloderma is a Non Invasive in nature, causing little or no discomfort – meaning that - No cuts, No wounds, No blood, No pain, No stitches and Zero down time ! The commonly available treatment options are as under :
· Laser Cosmetic Surgery involving a pulse-dye laser.
· Photo rejuvenation process using Intense Pulsed Light (IPL). IPL can also treat the neck, the chest, and the hands as well, where sun damage is commonly visible and red blemishes originating from blood vessels.
· Combination of IPL and Anti-wrinkle injections.
The affected skin is exposed to controlled emissions of intense pulsed light (Lazer or Non Laser as the requirement may be). This Intense Light Energy is absorbed by the targeted tissues in the layers of the skin and veins carrying blood supply. The effect is fading away of unwanted marks and a tightened skin.
Besides, the above treatment is also known to be effective for symptoms of rosacea, birthmarks, unsightly veins, acne scarring and other blemishes and unwanted hair.
Period Of Treatment :
Depending on the skin condition and individuals biological parameters it may require more than one sitting – which the treating surgeon will decide in consultation with the individual.
Post operative Treatment :
· Zero Down Time.
· Minimal Postoperative care.
Facts That You Should Know :
· Treats the entire face, not only small spots.
· Causes little discomfort.
· Offers an immediate return to routine activities.
· Provides gradual, natural-looking improvement.
· Produces long-lasting results.
Some other conditions where IPL / Laser treatment can be effective.
Telangiectasia : Facial spider veins caused by a dilation of capillary vessels or arterioles. (These small blood vessels tend to occur on, near, or around the nose and cheeks.)
Cherry Angiomas : Slighty raised, rounded red spots or lesions.
Spider Angiomas : Slighty raised, red spider like lesions.
Rosacea : Red facial color on and around the nose and cheeks causing a sunburned look.
Lentigines : Flat, brown spot on the skin present on skin with frequent sun exposure.
Keratoses : Slightly elevated pigmented spots often found on the back and hands.
Dermatosis Papulosis Nigra : Small, dark or black marks seen primarily on people of Asian or African descent.
Before & After Pictorial View :
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Age Spots Lentignes or Freckles Sun Spots Solar Lentigo Poikiloderma /
Freckles Or Sun Spots Motted Pigment
Estimated Average Cost Of Treatment :
For List Of available Costs Click on PRICES. Basis Of Valuation Is (INR = Indian Rupee). Costs vary from Hospital to Hospital and Clinic to Clinic, hence Near Real Costs Can Be Arrived at On Case To Case Basis – depending on the specific needs (CUSTOMIZATION) of the individual.
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During your personal consultation the doctor will provide with the details of the suitable procedure and more complete information, answer any questions that you may have, and address specific goals and expectations.
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