Laser Skin Whitening/Lightening/Brightening

What is laser skin whitening/lightening/brightening?

Laser skin whitening/lightening/brightening is a type of procedure that works by directing concentrated beams of light energy on the dark skin to help remove the skin layer by layer.

This high energy light, which comes in different wavelengths, will then create heat and treat the problem through destruction, or in this case is removing the spots.

Laser skin whitening treatment is one of the effective ways to help lighten dark skin.

How laser skin whitening works?

In Laser skin whitening laser targets the affected areas to create heat. This will be absorbed by the water, melanin and haemoglobin in the skin which will eventually destroy the dark spots and lighten your skin.

What are the contraindications of this procedure?

• Active infection on treatment site.

• Keloidal tendency.

• Sensitive Skin.

What are the advantages of laser skin whitening procedure?

• Safe.

• Easy.

• Very effective.

• It does not take much time to do the procedure.

• Dermatologist can do this procedure in OPD basis.

What are the disadvantages of this procedures?

• To find desire results, you have to do many sittings.

How much time required to do the procedure?

On an average 30 to 40 minutes.

How much gap require between two procedures?

4 to 6 weeks gap requires to settle the skin.

How many sittings of laser skin whitening required?

8 to 12 sittings.

Do I require maintenance procedure?

Yes.

Is it painful?

Not much.

Is the result permanent?

No.

Which are the typical areas treated by this procedure?

Mainly Face.

What care require before and after procedure?

Use creams and sunscreen prescribe by doctor.

How much will be recovery time?

1 to 2 days.

Can we combine this procedure with other procedures?

Yes, like –

Botulinum Toxin A. Chemical Peel. Dermal/Skin Filler.
What are the side effects of laser skin whitening?

Redness, swelling and pain for 1 to 2 days after the procedure.