Sun Damage and Pigment Treatment in Darwin
Sun exposure is one of the leading causes of skin aging, one that is hard to escape in our beautiful part of the world. At Cosmetic Injectables we can use our medical grade laser to remove pigmentation, even out your skin tone and treat sun damage. Pigmentation can appear in the form of age spots, freckles or patches of lighter or darker skin. If you suffer from any of these pigment concerns, talk to the team at Cosmetic Injectables about a free consultation to discuss your concerns and what the appropriate treatment would mean for you.
What is Pigmentation?
Pigmentation or pigmented lesions are disturbances in the skin’s colour. Some of the most common pigmentation concerns in Darwin are age spots and sun damage. We use the GentleLase Pro a medical grade laser from Syneron-Candela to treat pigment concerns. The GentleLase Pro targets the melanin content of the skin to even out skin colour and tone.
Some of the pigmented lesions we can treat on your face or body include
- Age Spots
- Sun Spots
The GentleLase Pro – Treating Sun Damage and Pigmentation
The GentleLase Pro is the leading technology for laser hair removal and vein treatments. It also has a patented pigmented lesion hand piece to target and eliminate brown spots, red spots, melasma, freckles and age spots at the epidermal level without impacting underlying blood vessels. Combined with a patented dynamic cooling device for optimal client comfort during treatment.
The GentleLase Pro a long pulse laser platform that combines one of the fastest and most powerful 755 nm Alexandrite lasers for high performance treatment capabilities, resulting in an extremely fast treatment compared to other modalities with extremely high efficacy. Another major benefits over competitor machines is that the GentleLase Pro works on all skin types from light to dark.
If you have had IPL (intense pulsed light) treatments on your freckles or age spots, you will know this is extremely painful. The GentleLase Pro is not only faster and more effective at treating pigmented lesions, it is less painful as well.
Free Sun Damage or Pigmentation Consultation
The best way to have your skin needs assessed is by our qualified clinician. At Cosmetic Injectables Darwin we offer a free skin consultation where we can give you personalised information based on your skin needs. From this, you will know how many treatments are needed and specific information you will need to follow before, during and after treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long will a treatment take?
Depending on the area to be treated, it could range from 5 minutes to remove facial freckles through to 15-20 minutes for a full facial and neck treatment.
Does it hurt?
Laser treatment has been described as feeling like a rubber band flicking against your skin and is far more comfortable than IPL. The GentleLase Pro uses a patented cooling device to increase your comfort during treatment.
Will I need to take time off work?
No, there is no recovery time with our medical grade laser, you will see results immediately with skin colour and tone continuing to improve in the following weeks for an even better result.
What Is The Next Step?
The next step is to book a free consultation with Jessica or Samantha, to discuss the treatment and how we can get the best result for you and your skin. You can book a consultation online or give our friendly team a call on 0484 087 745 to book or ask any questions you might have.