What is the difference between Cutera CoolGlide Laser System and the Nd Yag: 1064 for the treatment of blue temple veins? Thanks in Advance
Cutera CoolGlide Laser System or the Nd Yag: 1064 for Temple Veins?
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Cutera CoolGlide vs NdYAG laser - Buffalo Niagara, NY
The skin chromophores targeted by the KTP laser are melanin and oxyhaemoglobin.
Nd YAG laser has a wave length of 1064 nm and has the capability to reach deeper layers of skin tissue than other types of lasers. In the Q-switched mode, Nd AG produces 2 wavelengths, one in the infrared range (1064 nm) and a second beam of 532 nm for superficial skin lesions.
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