alexandrite laser

alexandrite laser

a laser whose active medium is alexandrite doped with chromium, emitting light in the mid-infrared spectrum, tunable between 701 and 826 nm, and used usually at 755 nm. It is used for hair removal and other dermatological procedures.
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Study participants presented with blue or black tattoos and were treated with a standard Q-switched Alexandrite laser at maximum tolerable fluence.
McGill DJ, Hutchison C, Mckenzie E, McSherry E, Mackar IR: A randomised, split-face comparison of facial hair removal with the Alexandrite laser and Intense Pulsed Light system.
Kauvar first uses a Q-switched YAG laser on the tattoo, followed by a Q-switched alexandrite laser (which is better at treating blues and greens) 20 minutes after the first laser.
The Elite workstation combines the Apogee 5500 system, which contains a short wavelength 755 nm Alexandrite laser for lighter skin types, and the Acclaim 7000 system, which is equipped with a high-powered 1064 nm Nd:YAG laser for use on tan and darker skin types to permanently remove hair.
Susan was treated with the Alexandrite laser at Lasercare in Rodney Street.
Its Rodney Street clinic was the first in the UK to introduce the Epitouch 5100 Alexandrite laser hair removal treatment, which has proved a real winner with clients and is an effective way of removing unwanted hair.
The GentleLASE Plus, a long-pulse alexandrite laser, removes unwanted hair and treats large leg veins.
Of the patients that completed the study, 70% underwent laser hair removal using a 755nm alexandrite laser on various body parts (four underarms, two legs, one neck and jaw), two participated in a 1450nm diode laser session to correct facial acne scarring and one other patient experienced a facial IPL treatment for telangiectasia and photodamage correction.
com)-- Reviva Laser Skin Clinic, a leading provider of skin treatments in Metro Vancouver, is pleased to introduce a new method of combining fractional laser and Q-switched Alexandrite laser to permanently remove difficult tattoos.
A special configuration of Candela's successful Alex TriVantage platform that has been customized for the Japanese market, the ALEX II is a single wavelength Q-switched alexandrite laser designed to treat congenital pigmented lesions and tattoos.
TRY: The Alexandrite Laser is perfect for pale skin, from pounds 50 for upper lip, pounds 300 for half leg, call 020 7935 3366.