Multi-Platform Laser Treatment
With the elōs Plus, we are able to treat a multitude of conditions while offering excellent comfort and safety during treatment. The providers at Sanova Dermatology use the elōs Plus for laser hair removal, skin tightening, and skin rejuvenation, as well for treating dermal conditions such as acne and skin pigmentation issues. The elōs Plus employs a combination of light or laser energy along with radiofrequency (RF) energy in order to deliver maximum results.
Laser Hair Removal
For laser hair removal, our doctors use the diode chopine on the elōs Plus. Prior to your visit, be surely to shave the area targeted for hair removal. Although the diode is designed to be comfortable for patients during treatment, we do offer a topical numb cream that can be used for extra comfort. For optimum results, multiple discussion sessions are recommended. You treatment design will be adjusted according to hair type and coarsen, but most patients are able to achieve the consequence they desire after 6-8 sessions, normally spaced approximately 4-6 weeks aside .
Some red and swelling around the hair follicles is convention, but these effects typically go aside after 2-3 days. This treatment tends to work well on lighter skin tones and patients without tan skin. Please contact us today to schedule a consultation to see if this discussion is right field for you.
Using the Sublime™ program on elōs Plus, the providers of Sanova Dermatology can tighten skin that has lost its elasticity. With the combination of RF energy and light, the target area can be strategically heated beneath the surface of the skin, stimulating collagen production. discussion can be particularly beneficial for the neck and grimace, and it is effective on all bark types. Results can include firmer skin, wrinkle decrease, and a smoother complexion. Patients typically do not require any downtime after treatment, and results should begin to appear immediately. Four sessions are typically recommended, one month apart for best results .
Skin Rejuvenation & Acne Scarring
The Sublative™ ergonomic attachment is used to help rejuvenate the skin from discolorations, wrinkles, ticket lines, and scarring. This discussion is excellent for acne scar, including pitted and rolling scars, and textural changes like divots and depressions in the skin. The Sublative™ applicator is designed to use bipolar RF energy to heat the underlying tissue, promoting curative and improving skin ’ south health and texture. After your treatment seance, peel can appear similar to a balmy sunburn for the inaugural 24 hours. There might besides be an appearance of bantam dots on the bark. These dots are typically barely visible, but should disappear completely after about one week. Scrubbing the spots to remove them is not necessary, and should be avoided. For the best improvements in skin condition, four treatments are recommended, one calendar month apart. The Sublative™ treatment is most effective on Fitzpatrick skin types 1-4.
Acne & Skin Pigmentation Treatment
For acne treatment, an intense pulse unhorse ( IPL ) fastening on the elōs Plus known as SRA – IPL can be used. The light, combined with bi-polar RF energy can penetrate deep beneath the bark to eliminate the bacteria that can lead to acne. This can besides aid in slowing the production of excessive oils in the clamber .
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spotty clamber pigmentation can besides be treated with IPL. This procedure can help promote collagen output, reduce the appearance of bolshevik or brown spots, and reduce pore size. IPL treatment is most ideal for skin types 1-3. For best results, skin should not be tanned. After treatment, skin may be slightly tap, but color should improve within a few hours. Brown spots that have been treated with IPL typically become dark after discussion, but should slough off naturally within the first week. Scrubbing the spots is not advisable. Your commend come of treatments will depend on your flush of sun damage, but most patients can achieve their desired result after 3-5 treatments approximately 3-4 weeks apart .
After any treatment with elōs Plus, we recommend the following aftercare :
- A topical soothing skin care product such as NeoCutis Bio-Cream, aloe vera, or other post-laser creams available for sale in our office can be applied to the treated area, if desired
- Sun exposure should be avoided to reduce the chance of hyperpigmentation (darker pigmentation)
- Strenuous exercise should be avoided for 48 hours after treatment
- For the first week following treatment, use a gentle cleanser to clean the treated area
- After Sublative™ treatments, avoid using makeup for two days. After laser hair removal or IPL treatments, makeup should be avoided for 24 hours
- Throughout the course of treatment, a sunblock of SPF 30 or higher should be used at all times
- Avoid retinoids, glycolics, and salicylic acid agents for one week after treatment
- Do not scratch or pick at skin in the treated area
Contact Sanova Dermatology
If you would like more information, or if you would like to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced dermatologists, please contact us today .