What Are Energy Based Devices?
Energy based devices have the ability to precisely target particular areas of the skin. These devices come in the form of lasers, ultrasound, and radiofrequency devices.
Did You Know…
Lasers are delivered on nanometer scales in order to achieve desired cosmetic results on the skin. They are able to reach past the skin surface to enhance your appearance from within.
Frequently Asked Questions
What Can You Treat With Laser Therapy?
A variety of imperfections in the skin can be treated through the use of energy based devices, such as:
- Acne scars and blemishes
- Wrinkles and fine lines
- Scars and keloids
- Discoloration (hyperpigmentation and hypopigmentation)
- Sun damage or age spots
- Sagging or loose skin
- Appearance of blood vessels
Will Laser Treatment Work On My Skin Tone?
Laser treatment is available for use for those of all skin types. However, types of treatment and method will be manipulated in order to ensure that the laser treatment is performed optimally for the patient based on their skin tone. As a result, the type of treatment will not be identical among individuals with varying skin tones. It is best recommended to consult a professional before your treatment and review your entire medical history to ensure the best treatment plan for you.
Types of Devices
Cutera Excel V+
Cutera Excel V+ is one of the lasers used to treat both vascular and pigmentary conditions related to many common skin concerns. It is well known for delivering power, precision, and performance to treat a variety of skin conditions in an extremely safe and effective manner. This laser has the ability to treat large spot sizes up to 16 mm, making it a unique and desirable treatment option. Excel V+ features the incorporation of wavelengths that are absorbed by brown spots, and targets fine lines and wrinkles as well.
What Other Skin Conditions Can The Cutera Excel V+ Treat?
- Rosacea and redness
- Facial veins
- Periorbital veins
- Inflammatory acne and acne scars
- Benign pigmented lesions
- Age spots
- Scars and keloids
An energy based device that involves a non-invasive procedure where a laser is used to gently heat the skin. The heat stimulates the skin to produce new cells and collagen, which can reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. The heat from the laser can also help constrict blood vessels, which assists in fighting rosacea and redness. Laser genesis is a great option because all patients, regardless of skin tone and age, can be treated with it for fine lines and redness.
What Other Skin Conditions Can Laser Genesis Treat?
- Dark spots
- Scar and Keloids
- Broken blood vessels
- Fine lines and wrinkles
CO2RE is the first fully-integrated CO2 laser that is designed for numerous procedures. The laser is unique in that it has the ability to remove layers of skin tissue in a fractionated method- this means that while columns of skin are removed, the surrounding skin is left intact to aid in healing. As a result, with this technology, precise targeting and treating of the skin can be performed with excellent precision and control. Further, the system has the ability to treat both superficial and deep skin layers at the same time, producing enhanced and ideal results for patients.
What Skin Conditions Can CO2RE Treat?
- Sun damage
- Scar and keloids
- Age spots
- Textural irregularities
Vivace is an energy based device involving a combination of microneedling, radiofrequency, and LED light therapy. Due to this incorporation of three modern advances in dermatology, Vivace treatments have proven to be the next wave of skin rejuvenation therapy. Not only is Vivace capable of enhancing the appearance of patients, but it has also proven to produce quick results; the incorporation of both LED light and radiofrequency technology helps to accelerate collagen production and tighten the face. The treatments are virtually painless and patients generally feel comfortable with being in public following the treatment, unlike many other similar cosmetic treatments.
What Skin Conditions Can Vivace Treat?
- Fine lines and wrinkle
- Loose skin on the face and neck
- Acne scars
Borealis Dermatology offers two convenient locations to provide various treatments for our patients in the Queens and Long Island areas. You can experience the highest medical and aesthetic expertise available through our treatment options by visiting our clinic.