How does Dual Yellow Laser work?
The Dual Yellow Laser is a copper bromide laser that is non-invasive and combines yellow and green lights to treat a wide range of skin conditions. A handheld device is used to apply the laser, and multiple frequencies can be adjusted to treat the specific conditions in just 3-6 sessions.
What conditions can Dual Yellow Laser treat?
Some indications of Dual Yellow Laser include:
- Removal of vascular lesions
- Skin brightening
- Skin rejuvenation
What are the benefits of Dual Yellow Laser?
The benefits of Dual Yellow Laser include:
- Little to no downtime
- Minimal discomfort
- Effective and safe
- Brighter skin
What are the risks of Dual Yellow Laser?
The side effects of dual yellow laser are minimal and can include:
Dual Yellow Laser FAQ
The Dual Yellow Laser is very safe as it will not injure the upper layer of skin. There are minimal side effects such as redness and mild swelling that will go away within a few hours.
A good candidate for Dual Yellow Laser is someone with:
- Mild to moderate acne
- Red skin
- Sensitive skin
Even though the Dual Yellow Laser can be safe and effective for those with darker skin, individuals with a darker skin tone should consult the doctor to see if they are suitable.
The duration of one Dual Yellow Laser treatment is about 15minutes, excluding numbing cream and cleansing time.
Patients who have undergone the Dual Yellow Laser often describe the sensation as tingling or prickling, and it is tolerable without anaesthesia even for those with a low pain threshold. You may request for topical anaesthesia for maximum comfort.
There is no downtime with the Dual Yellow Laser treatment. There may be reddish skin in the treated area, but there is no wound or injury to the skin. Hence, you may feel free to apply makeup and resume daily activities right away.
Depending on your skin condition, a minimum of 5 treatments with an initial 2-week interval is recommended. Results are gradual and become more distinct with each treatment. You may expect clearer and healthier-looking skin that is smoother and firmer. Maintenance treatments may be done every 1-2 months for long-lasting results.