Ablative Laser

Ablative Laser

A high-powered medical laser—e.g., CO2 laser—that can cut, abrade and trim tissue.
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Masson Trichrome stain revealed well-organized collagen bundles in the papillary dermis parallel to the epidermis with compact appearance, the only difference between samples after ablative and after fractional laser is that the ablative laser samples showed more parallel and dense collagen bundles also a horizontal oriented fibrillar collagen.
Only one study evaluated the carbon dioxide ablative laser (CO2) in the treatment of onychomycosis [32].
Treatment of irregular astigmatism with a 213 nm solid-state, disodepumped neodymium: YAG ablative laser.
Halo simultaneously targets both the skin's surface (epidermis) and its deeper structures (dermis) with two different laser wavelengths enabling dramatic improvements in skin tone and texture, and significant reduction of pores, for radiant skin without the downtime typical of ablative laser treatments.
The Halo combines two singular types of laser depths allowing patients to achieve the impressive results of an ablative laser while enjoying the quicker recovery times that a non-ablative treatment provides.
This procedure combines the efficacy of ablative laser resurfacing with a more favorable side effect profile than traditional ablative therapy.
Ablative laser therapies with CO2 fractional laser and erbium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Er:YAG) lasers are well accepted treatments for post acne scars.
Other research involves the use of the fractional ablative laser in conjunction with traditional tattoo-removal lasers to speed up clearance - resulting in as much as 50 percent tattoo ink removal in just one treatment session.
Other topics include the non-Fourier thermal behavior of skin tissue in response to pain, the effect of menopause on skin aging, distributed parameter estimation of dermal chemical absorption, and ablative laser treatment for cutaneous facial rejuvenation.
Until a potential gene therapy is available, current treatment options for patients who want to have their SKs treated include cryotherapy, electrodesiccation, curettage, or laser therapy with a KTP (potassium titanyl phosphate) laser or an ablative laser, such as a C[O.
They now offer over 10 cosmetic services; laser hair removal, chemical peels, Velashape II body sculpting, IPL photofacials, laser stretchmark removal, fractional ablative laser skin resurfacing, Botox, and cosmetic dermal fillers including Juvederm, Radiesse, and Belotero Balance.
I'll do one fractional ablative laser treatment, then I'll do two of the radio-frequency microneedle devices 1 and 2 months later.