Posts Tagged ‘laser treatment’

Acne Scars: Lasers Used to Treat them (For Professionals)

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011

Lasers Used to Treat them (For Professionals) Type of Scar and Corresponding treatment: Atrophic Scars ( en pic à glace(Icepick), rolling and boxcar scars): ablative laser (CO2 laser 10600nm, Erbium YAG 2940nm): most effective, but carries the highest risk of scarring and dyschromia. Not effective for treating sebaceous hyperplasia. fractional laser (Fractional Co2 and Erbium): […]

Long-Pulsed ND-YAG Laser for Telangiectasia Treatment

Wednesday, December 1st, 2010

Clinical experience in the treatment of different vascular lesions using a neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet laser. Civas E, Koc E, Aksoy B, Aksoy HM. Dermatol Surg. 2009 Dec;35(12):1933-41. This article is interesting because it highlights the efficacy of the treatment of telangiectasia and spider angiomas. Long pulsed NDYAG has mainly been shown to be effective […]

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