alij1234

Member since 4/17/2014

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Length (number of pulses) per laser genesis treatment; Joules determined by skin color?

I had laser genesis on face&neck I was under the impression that session was suppose to last for 45min but ended up lasting25min(@setting of 12 joules&10 hertz) (nurse said... READ MORE

Laser genesis used on lower or upper eyelids?

Just wondering if Laser Genesis can be used on lower or upper eyelids? Would like to treat lower lids for some lines/wrinkles, and I saw a before/after pic of laser genesis... READ MORE

What are lowest settings on laser genesis?

What are the lowest settings on laser genesis?? Just want to gauge the treatment I had. Also, what are the highest settings on the laser genesis? Thanks. READ MORE

What is the primary differences between Spectra Laser and Laser Genesis?

Please compare and contrast the major differences between the Spectra Laser and Laser Genesis?? What instances are either used?? What are expected results?? Downtime or damage... READ MORE

Light Sheer Duet Laser Hair Removal; FDA approved for all skin types/colors?

It seems the only laser hair removal system FDA approved for all skin/types/colors is the LightSheer Duet (Types I-V; (LightSheer Duet is a Diode laser - right??). How come... READ MORE

Laser treatments/hair removal & additional hair growth encouraged/likely; low fluence

So a md on this site posted the following: "Low fluence (energy) laser treatments have been shown to cause increased hair growth in some...We would use Lumenis Lightsheer but... READ MORE

Is IPL safe to use on ethnic or darker skin?

It seems IPL is not safe for ethnic/darker skin, unless your skin is on the really fair side, but even then you have to be very careful - right? IPL can burn even Caucasian... READ MORE

When using Venus Freeze, should you stop at 42 degrees, and is there a different procedure for the face?

So I know the venus freeze is for tightening, cellulite and a bit of general slimming, but I heard that after the skin heats up to 42 degrees (Celsius??/Fahrenheit??) with the... READ MORE

Is Lightsheer Duet always at lower settings compared to other lasers for hair reduction/removal

I was wondering if the Lightsheer Duet is automatically set to lower settings by default (either by technician or manufacturer), in comparison to other lasers used for hair... READ MORE

Lightsheer Duet Laser for Hair Reduction/Removal - should you always set to a lower setting in comparison to other lasers?

Are the settings on the Lightsheer Duet Laser for Hair Reduction/Removal alway set to lower settings, in comparison to other lasers used for hair reduction/removal? READ MORE

Is Spectra the best laser for dark patches, brown spots & discolorations?

Is Spectra the best laser for dark patches, brown spots & discolorations? What are some other comparable lasers for discoloration on ethnic or darker skin?? IPL seems risky to... READ MORE

Is the Fraxel Dual Laser the best laser for treating stretch marks?

Is the Fraxel Dual Laser the best laser for treating stretch marks? I know stretch marks can be very difficult to treat successfully ever with lasers. READ MORE