Laser hair removal

Ref: The efficacy in melasma treatment using a 1410 nm fractional photothermolysis laser Wanitphakdeedecha 2013 Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Wiley Online Library (abstract) The above article promotes 1410 nm fractional laser as a temporary effective procedure in the treatment of melasma. The key word is ‘temporary’. Like most […]

Fractional Q-switched Laser

Selective photothermolysis is or rather used to be dogmatic in cutaneous laser systems. Basically laser of a particular wavelength is selectively absorbed by a ‘chromophore‘ that gets heated up. Melanin is the chromophore for hair removal and hemoglobin for blood vessels. What is the chromophore for skin rejuvenation? For non-specific tissue heating […]

Future of Laser Skin Rejuvenation