Laser Pigment

Laser Pigment treatment is a 532mn Q-Swith NdYag laser used to:

  • Treat superficial sun damage
  • Treat and age spots
  • Lighten dark skin patches

This procedure can be done on the face, neck, décolletage and hands. This laser can only be used on certain skin types and must be used in combination with a medical grade skin care regime.

How it Works

The pigment laser works by shattering the abnormal pigment that lies on the superficial layer of the skin.

Procedure

The procedure takes 15 minutes. The laser feels like a hot elastic band flicking on the skin. The spots treated:

  • Feel warm for about an hour post treatment
  • Will temporarily go darker and crust up before falling off over 7 days.

The procedure takes 15 minutes. The laser feels like a hot elastic band flicking on the skin. The spots treated:

Results

are seen one-week post treatment, however, for optimal results you may require 2-4 treatments spaced one month apart (or as recommended by your practitioner).

When Laser pigment is used in combination with other treatment modalities and a good skin care regime results are significant.

Downtime

There is downtime associated with this procedure, slight welts may be apparent for 24hours while dark sports crust up and will fall off and resolve over 5-7 days. Make-up can cover the dark spots.