Recently several medical Laser with Q-swiched mode application
allows the removal of all most varieties of benign pigmented
lesions including age spots, freckles, flat brown birthmarks
and similar lesions. This technology takes advantage of the
Laser light wavelengths emitted, to specifically target melanin,
the brown pigment in most of these lesions. This amazing technology
will heat the melanin, destroying it, while sparing the surrounding
normal skin. Only beningn and superficial pigmented lesions
are treated with laser light. Malignant or suspecious lesions
should be treated with sharp excisions. The procedure is quick,
all it takes is a flash of light!
Laser Tatto Removal
In recent times, many physicians consider laser surgery one
of the best methods of tattoo removal . Today, the Q-switched
Nd:Yag, Q-switched Alexandrite and the Q-switched Ruby are
among the most frequently used lasers today for the removal
of unwanted tattoos. They are all employed in a similar manner.
If necessary, a cream to numb the skin can be applied prior
to the treatment. Pulses of light from the laser are directed
onto the tattoo breaking up the tattoo pigment. Over the next
several weeks the body's scavenger cells remove the treated
pigmented areas. More then one treatment is usually necessary
to remove all of the tattoo.