Yag Laser

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Commonly used for anti-aging treatments (think spider veins, sun spots, wrinkles), the YAG laser penetrates the skin so the tissue can absorb the energy, without removing the top layer of skin. LEARN MORE ›

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"So...you're over 35, Right?" Houston, TX

Yag destroyed my face. I really wouldn't recommend this laser. I went in to get rid of melasma, and left with uneven skin texture, scars, way worse hyperpigmentation, and micro holes. I'm not sure what went wrong. I do know that on day 5 of healing my face got super itchy, burned, and was quite... READ MORE

Concern About Tattoo Removal - Larnaca, Cyprus

Hello all, ive read numerous articles in here from people that successfully removed their tattoo. From the picture you will see that my tattoo is quite big and im a bit relactant to go under the removal. All i want now is some psychological backup and opinions in order to start my own journey to... READ MORE

Yag Laser Acne Scars - Mandeville, LA

Was tired of the acne scarring and fine lines. Got this done today, they put a topical numbing cream, then got started. Took about 30 minutes to complete. During I could smell my skin burning. That was yuk. After it was done, face burned a lot. A lot. Got home and put neocutis on it and that... READ MORE

Picture Available..I Would Not Recommend Yag Laser Procedure on the Nose! - Frisco, TX

I went in for a simple procedure to correct tiny veins on the either side of the nose. It was the worst experience I've ever had! Painful to where I cried! I left there in pain, my nose was bruised, swollen, and so red and it was oozing. I called the next day they told me to put Neosporin on it... READ MORE

Yag Laser for Sun Damage - Oklahoma City

I am 53 years old and have spent my entire life in the sun. I Had my first yag laser treatment done today. I have severe sun damage and brown spots on my chest and a few on my face. My Doctor said it would probably take three treatments. This procedure is very painful. I would describe it as... READ MORE

Scars, Dents and Redness Left from Laser Surgery Months & Even Yrs Later - Tampa, FL

I had Erbium laser 2yrs ago when i was 53. After the surgery I was left with more scars only worse, a dent in my cheek, very noticable & a huge patch scar around my old scars. Not to mention all the redness for months after. Pro none Cons scars, dents, redness, pigment... READ MORE

Oh Dear, I Wish I Cheked This Out! - Thailand, TH

I asked for fraxel laser, meaning less sagging and wrinkles and smaller pores. They did not have it, but they had other things. The doctor said I would need 3 to 5 of this yag treatments and it would have a smaller effect, mainly on pores. It sounded like a small treatment. Nothing invasive. She... READ MORE

Gentle Yag Skin Tightening Was Not Worth It for Me- Louisville, KY

I bought 3 procedures with a groupon. Was told that normally 3 treatments should be good but that it might take up to 6 treatments to get great results. Very painful treatments even after applying skin numbing cream. After my 3rd treatment I was asked if I wanted to purchase additional at the... READ MORE

Yag Laser Scarred My Arms and Legs - Evansville, IN

My plastic surgeon recommended a Dermatologist because he no longer had access to a Yag Laser. I had a consult to discuss brown spots on my body and made my appointment. The Dermatologist went from head to toe with the Yag Laser. Leaving the office, my body was on fire, but calmed down less... READ MORE

No Down Time or Annoyance of Peeling.....results..? - Scottsdale, AZ

1064 Yag laser used-I have had a hormonally tumultuous year and my skin has suffered like never before. I have never had acne issues until almost literally when I turned 30:( I have tried everything and the only thing that gets rid of my existing acne is Clearasil spot treatment (10% benzoyl... READ MORE

Truly Life-changing Procedure - Bellevue, WA

For all 35 years of my life, I've lived with vision that's been pretty terrible. And for as many years as I can remember during that time, glasses and contacts were always a necessary part of life as i knew it. Without those, I was, for all intents and practical purposes, legally blind. And... READ MORE

Dr. Burgess and Team Are Top Notch - Lake Oswego, OR

As a man, I was a little reluctant to see a plastic surgeon about what I could do as I turned 50 to freshen up my look. But they made me feel comfortable, and with noninvasive simple procedures have me looking and feeling like I am 40 again. Good skin care regimen, some use of lasers etc to... READ MORE

30 Year Old with Acne Scars and Skin That is Susceptible to Hyperpigmentation. West Des Moines, IA

I would like to share my ongoing and overall experience with Dr. Cody Koch. I relocated to Iowa from Dallas, TX where I had visited a total of 5 different doctors with regards to my acne scaring. They all recommended and executed on their plan to diminish the appearance of my acne scarring. Due... READ MORE

Laser Scarred my Body, Unprofessional and Incompetent Staff - Melbourne, Australia

I had a consultation with a dermatologist at Dr Bekhor's clinic which was brief and not very helpful. I was going to do a trial for freckles on my chest with a laser (Yag). The nurse quickly asked Dr. Bekhor about the trial and then she went ahead. I reported that the laser was very painful... READ MORE

Skin Tightening, Mild Facelift. - Tucson, AZ

I'm not 20 anymore and face skin is different. For last 2 years I gained 20 pounds and then lost 25 pounds so my face skin started sagging after such changes. I tried RF lifting and it ok for a short-term. So I needed to keep getting more RF skin tightening. I went to "Specialists in... READ MORE

40 Years of Too Much Fun in the Sun! - Charleston, SC

I'm a 40 year old former sun worshiper that needed a major reality check, my skin care. I'm having a series of fractionated CO2 and Erbium:YAG laser treatments done over 6 months. I'm about at the midpoint having 1of 2 fractionated CO2 laser treatments and 3 of 4 Erbium:YAG laser treatments... READ MORE

No Idea if my Damage is Laser Related.. Please Help - Albany, NY

I had yag laser done On January 30,2014. The session was literally 5 minutes long ( just for a few broken blood vessels on and around nose). I had a few scabs that fell off after a couple weeks and then had 2 hydra facials one on 2/19/2014 and the other on 3/14/2014. These are pretty gentle... READ MORE

Pleasantly Surprised - Atlanta, GA

I impulsively purchased a Groupon because the discount was so huge and I love a good discounted facial. I didn't know anything about laser facials and didn't have time to do much research before the appointment. I was surprised to find myself in a rather clinical looking room as opposed to a... READ MORE

Yag Laser Skin Tightening -Fairfax, VA

Four procedures were done so far. One more left. It was very painful and I don't see the improvement. I am trying to be positive and not to think that it was a waste of time and money. I hope that it will be some noticeable improvement later or at least the aging process will slow down. Anyway,... READ MORE

A Few Sessions is Needed for Best Results - Singapore

I've recently finished a package of 6 sessions of Gentle Yag laser. I really don't know why this procedure has such a low 'worth-it' rating, because it's one of the most popular procedures at the clinic I frequent, which is one of the top dermatological clinics in Singapore. It's called the... READ MORE

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