What is PicoPlus?
PicoPlus laser is a Nd:YAG device that delivers dual (Pico & Nano) wavelengths to approach multi-layers of skin, proven effective in treating pigmentation (melasma, freckles etc.), wrinkles, pores, acne scars, rosacea, removal of tattoos and others.
The innovative laser science provides treatment versatility, precise influence and pulse control needed to treat the most difficult cases.
During the Pico Toning procedure, laser energy penetrates deep within your tissue in order to effect changes and use your own bodies natural healing to improve the look of your skin. The laser energy will reduce appearance of pigment, increase the collagen and elastin therefore reducing wrinkles and even out tone and texture. The PicoPlus treatment is very gentle and, as a result, multiple passes can be used to effectively and safely treat deep within the skin.
What are the benefits of PicoPlus?
PicoPlus is also safer, faster and more effective compared to earlier generation of skin laser. PicoPlus is able to breakdown pigments into finer particles. With each light pulse delivered at a rate faster, each treatment session can be completed faster and more effectively.
The treatment downtime on the PicoPlus is also lessened.
You will notice the following benefits of a PicoPlus treatment:
- Glowing youthful-looking skin
- Lightening of skin, reduces or eliminates the appearance of age-spots and pigment, including Melasma and Nevus of Ota
- Improve overall tone and texture of skin
- Reduce visible fine lines and wrinkles
- Reduction in appearance of acne scars
- No daily, messy creams
- Quick and comfortable procedure
What conditions does PicoPlus treat?
With 4 wavelengths, PicoPlus is able to treat multiple conditions which include pigmentation, acne scars, wrinkles and tattoo removal.
PicoPlus is recommended for treatment of:
- Nevus of Ota
- Seborrheic Keratosis
- Inflammatory acne & post-acne erythema
- Facial flushing and Rosacea
- Tattoo Removal (including coloured)
How many treatments will I need?
In order to insure the safest treatment, your doctor may require multiple sessions to produce effective and long-lasting results. The number of sessions required depends on the severity of your condition and your treatment goals. Your physician will recommend a treatment course that is right for you. Your physician will discuss the number of treatments required to meet your treatment needs.
Is there any downtime?
With minimal downtime and low incidence of side effects, you may immediately return to your daily activities. Ask doctor about schedule your PicoPlus procedure today.
Does PicoPlus treatment hurt?
The majority of patients report almost no pain, only experience a slight warming of their skin and a light prickling feeling. Typically, no anaesthesia pr topical is needed.
How is PicoPlus treatment different from traditional lasers?
PicoPlus delivers laser in picosecond duration which is 1000 times shorter than traditional lasers in nanosecond duration. When delivering laser beam in much shorter duration, pigmented lesion and tattoos are removed much better, and side-effects are far minimised.