Ablative fractional laser ER:Yag (iPixel)
The Er:Yag laser, or erbium-yag laser, is a device that is the future of aesthetic dermatology. It works in the near-infrared band. It is also called a cold laser because it does not burn healthy tissues. This is the answer that aesthetic medicine has prepared for the problems with unsightly scars.
For whom are the Er:Yag laser treatments?
First, it serves to revitalize the skin, which is run by aesthetic dermatology. Treatments with this laser remove crow’s feet, smoker’s wrinkles, and those on the neck. They rejuvenate and rebuild the skin. The skin treated with it regains its vitality! It can also be used preventively when wrinkles are not yet visible. Some patients even compare the effects of the Er:Yag laser to a facelift. The Er:Yag laser treatments are also recommended for younger people. In their case, it removes acne scars, discoloration, and even stretch marks. The laser can also be used for peeling. In that case, it smoothes the skin, increases its tension, and improves its color. Ultimately, the skin is thicker, healthier, and younger-looking.
Where can you make it
- Medistica Medycyna + Piękno
How does the laser work?
The Er:Yag laser, or the erbium-yag laser, is a device that is the future of aesthetic dermatology. It works in the near-infrared band. It is also called a cold laser because its use does not burn healthy tissues. This is the answer that aesthetic medicine has prepared for problems with unsightly scars.
The effects of Er:Yag laser treatment
The most significant advantage of this type of laser is its non-invasiveness. Moreover, the procedure is very precise. It does not affect healthy tissues, but only those that need to be treated. It gives immediate and lasting effects. The first visible changes in the appearance of the skin can be noticed just three days after the treatment! Optimum results are achieved within two to three months. In addition, the recovery after the therapy takes a short time and is generally smooth. Simply follow the doctor’s instructions in the period immediately after the procedure. It is often washing the skin with micellar lotions, refraining from increased physical activity, and avoiding warm baths and saunas. For the face and neck treatments, use creams with high sunscreen (SPF 50).rnrnIt should also be noted that the Er Yag laser treatments are completely painless, which is why patients more and more often choose them.
- loss of skin elasticity
- enlarged pores, blackheads
- stretch marks
- scars removal of various origins
- pigment changes of various origins
- unevenness in the texture of the skin
- active neoplastic disease
- cardiac pacemaker
- autoimmune diseases
- active viral and bacterial infections
- active psoriasis
- drug-resistant epilepsy
- photosensitizing drugs and preparations
- exposure to the sun less than 4 weeks before the procedure (also applies to solariums and fake tanning)