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Laser Treatment For Piles In Bahrain
I have freckles on my face, I can't afford laser treatment, kindly suggest me anything, i want these freckles go as soon as possible?
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Am considering laser treatment to get rid of my psoriasis, but haven't heard much about it. Any information/suggestions would be appreciated.
Please advise: The dermatologist or plastic surgeon who performed the tx. ...Read more
Is it true that once you go for laser treatment for removal of body hairs, the hairs won't grow back again?
No: There is no such thing as permanent hair removal with lasers. However, you will probably have a significant reduction in the amount of hairs and thickness. Hair has growth cycles and it has to be removed in a certain cycle for the laser to work effectively. That is why doctors recommend multiple treatments with the laser. ...Read more
Bio Oil: Please be more specific about "bio oil" and what exactly are you being treated for? ...Read more
I got herpes on my face after laser treatment and now I don't know what to do. What are the options?
See dermatologist: Take antiviral pills and creams and see a dermatologist! ...Read more
Scar treatment: Depending on the problem with the scar there are treatments to improve them but nothing will completely remove them. I treat pigmented scars with bbl to lighten them, thick scars with fractional laser to soften them, or bad or wide scars with surgery to cut out the scar and re-sew it a more cosmetically pleasing way. The laser approach requires a series of treatments to be effective--often 5-6. ...Read more
Yes but why: This is not a weight loss low level laser treatment. It simply helps people temporarily lose an inch. If your teen is already worried about her shape, take the time to get her on a low fat diet and high level exercise program. Please teach this in your home so she will have life long healthy habits. It is probably not the best solution for your teenager. Avoid the more money than brains option. ...Read more
Debatable...: Highly debatable topic, but in general, snoring can be difficult to treat. For many adults, snoring is not caused by one problem area but is a combination of tongue, tonsil, throat, palate, and nose issues. Laser treatment may be ineffective, depending on areas addressed and severity of snoring. It is also important to rule out underlying sleep apnea with a sleep study- see an ENT or pulm. Doctor. ...Read more
Maybe: Keratosis pilaris is an unrelenting condition that never goes away. Lasers don't actually work get rid of it. However, microdermabrasion, ipl, and fractionated lasers can help to flatten it out and make it appear better. In theory, if you remove hair follicles the keratosis pilaris can't occur but I have not seen great results. ...Read more
Yes: Yes. It is often utilized to treat hyperpigmentation from aging, sun damage and melasma. With melasma, it is important to do a test area prior to complete treatment to ensure there is not worsening of the condition. There are several topical preparations that can also aid in the treatment of hyperpigmentation ...Read more
Sometimes: Scars are physiological response to injuries of the skin. Scars come in different forms: red, raised, depigmented, thinned, pitted, stretch mark like, or any combination of the above. Lasers work well to correct the redness. However, all the other components require "reinjury" by the laser, with the hopes of "proper re-recovery" of the skin. This is difficult, so only partially effective. ...Read more
Macular scar: It would be best to consult with a vitreoretinal surgeon who can answer you with the best therapy after seeing your eye disease. ...Read more
Beneficial: There is very beneficial and no harm with experienced hands. ...Read more
Some lasers: It is true that some lasers which cause an inflammatory rea tion in the dermis will cause new collagen formation. How much new collagen is formed depends on the type of laser used and the settings of the laser. Not all laser treatments increase collagen production. See an experience laser surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more
See a laser expert: You need to see an experienced laser expert who knows how to treat complications caused by other lasers. Lasers performed properly result in improvement in appearance and do not leave behind marks or discolorations or scars. Skill level and experience are paramount to achieve the best outcomes. ...Read more
Patient dependent: Downtime means the time you will be away from work or your normal routine. With good wound care you can return to work the next day. Depending on the extent or depth of the resurfacing procedure it may take up to 2 weeks to completely epithelialize (heal) and redness may persist for put to 4-6 weeks. In even the most aggressive treatments, camouflage makeup can usually be applied by 2 weeks. ...Read more
Depends: There are different fractional lasers on the market, each treating a different "problem." whether your skin can become "flawless" again depends upon what your "problems" are and which fractional laser you are considering using. ...Read more
Depth: Depends on the depth of both... Microdermabrasion can be very aggressive . And if that was the case you should put off the pixel for approx 1month. ...Read more