Erbium Yag Laser
ClearScan YAG is the gold-standard technology for all skin types that offers unmatched efficacy and safety for treating virtually all vascular lesions.
ClearScan allows your physician to precisely treat visible vessels, broken capillaries, spider veins, vascular lesions and discolouration of your skin by using laser energy. Your treatment will be tailored to match your skin condition and desired result.
What conditions can be treated?
- Facial Veins
- Spider Veins
- Broken Capillaries
What areas can be treated?
All skin areas can be treated. Popular areas are the face, neck, chest and legs. You can discuss your specific needs with our providers at a consultation.
How long will it take to recover?
Your healing time will depend upon your actual treatment. In most cases, there is virtually no downtime and you may resume daily activity immediately. You may experience some redness after the procedure. Our providers will provide you with detailed information on what you can expect post-procedure.
What will happen during the procedure?
Your eyes will be protected with safety shields or glasses. Laser energy will be delivered precisely to the area of your skin being treated. You may briefly feel a warm or hot sensation as the laser pulses are absorbed by the unwanted vessels. Your procedure may take a few minutes to half an hour depending on the size of the area to be treated.
Will it be uncomfortable?
There should be little to no discomfort, however it varies from patient to patient and depends on the treatment. There is no need for anaesthesia and we will discuss your options to properly manage any discomfort from the treatment. There should be no prolonged post treatment discomfort.
What should I expect after treatment?
Your skin will be pink temporarily but it will resolve over time. Any vessels denatured by the laser will be reabsorbed by your body over a period of time in a natural cleansing process. Most small capillaries will become invisible almost immediately, since they will no longer contain blood.
What aftercare will I need?
We will provide you with detailed aftercare information You may be recommended certain skin care products and instructions on how to use them. Your skin will be sensitive to ultraviolet light, and you must avoid direct sun exposure. You need to fully cover your skin or use a good sunscreen whenever you go outdoors.
Before and After Results