Skin Laser Vein Therapy
Using the Dermlaze skin laser vein therapy, we commonly treat conditions like:
Spider veins also called Telangiectasias, are tiny visible vessels just underneath the skin. They develop most commonly on the face and legs.
Facial veins are actually dilated blood vessels. They are usually found on the forehead, nose, cheeks, eyelids, neck, and upper chest. Blood vessel dilation is due to weakening of the elastic fibers in the walls of the blood vessel. Visible veins are associated with excessive sun exposure, normal aging, liver disease, genetics, radiation therapy, and trauma. On the face, visible veins can range in size from the tip of a pencil to bigger than a pencil eraser.
Question & Answer*
What areas can be treated?
All skin areas can be treated. Popular areas are the face, neck, chest and legs. Discuss your needs with our physician at Dermlaze skin laser centre.
Is there a risk?
There is little risk in the treatment of benign conditions. In some cases repeat treatment will be necessary depending on your response to the treatment and the results desired. Our doctor; Dr.Jeswender, will discuss potential risks of your specific condition prior to treatment.
What should I expect after treatment?
Your skin will have a pink or red colour that will resolve over time. You will need to avoid direct sun exposure, or use a sun block of at least SPF 15 when outdoors.
Will it be uncomfortable?
There should be little to no discomfort, however this varies from patient to patient and depends on the depth of the treatment. There is no need for anaesthesia and our physician will discuss your options to properly manage any discomfort from the treatment. There should be no lasting post treatment discomfort.
What aftercare will I need?
You may be given some skin care products and instructions on how to use them. In addition, it's important to follow our physician's instructions later.
Rosacea (or acne roasacea) is a common but often misunderstood condition estimated to affect over 45 million people worldwide. It affects white-skinned people of mostly north-western European descent. The main symptoms of raosacea include red or pink patches, visible broken blood vessels, small red bumps, red cysts, and pink or irritated eyes. Most rosacea patients assume they blush easily or have gotten sunburned.
Facial redness is generally caused by small thread veins and tiny blood vessels under the skin. Facial redness is one of the
Broken capillaries are the red spots and spidery shapes that appear mainly on the nose and cheeks. They occur when tiny capillaries have been stretched so often by the pressure from larger veins that they have become permanently dilated.
How many fractional laser treatments are required?
Is the treatment difficult?
The process is straightforward. At your initial visit, our physician will discuss with you your previous treatment history followed by an assessment of your skin condition. Consequently a regime for treatment is recommended for the most effective and optimum results using the laser. Each laser treatment typically lasts between 30-40 minutes. The treatment is repeated after 3-4 weeks.
Is the treatment painful?
The impact of the laser on the skin can be described as tiny pin pricks or tingling sensation which is a minor discomfort to some patients. Our physician can help reduce this discomfort with typical anaesthetic. Our laser has the unique ability to emit the laser in a random spray manner to further reduce the discomfort. After treatment, the area will be slightly reddish and any discomfort will disappear within a few days.
What must I do after the laser treatment?
You will be required to use a moisturizer and sun block for 2-3 weeks. Post laser care is individualized and it is important to follow the physician's advice and instructions exactly for optimum results.Results are observed within 3 weeks, may various among individual. Usually two to three treatments are required for maximum benefit.