Leg Veins

Nd:YAG Laser

Nd:YAG laser treatments are utilized to treat various skin issues including: removal of spider and thread veins and treatment of vascular birthmarks.

Service Details
How does it work?
The laser works by emitting a wavelength of high energy light, which will create heat and destroy the targeted cells.

What is the technology?
The Nd:YAG is a crystal that is used as a laser medium for solid-state lasers.

What can I expect during the treatment?
Treatment consists of placing a hand piece against the surface of the skin and activating the laser. Many patients describe each pulse as feeling similar to the snapping of a rubber band against the skin.  Topical anesthetic may be applied but is not typically necessary.

What are the typical results?
Removal of veins in face and legs.

Removal of veins in face and legs.

Pre-Treatment Care
Avoid tanning (sun, tanning bed, self-tanning or spray tans) for at least two weeks prior to service.

Post-Treatment Care
As always, wear sunscreen (at least SPF 25) after your service.