​​Enhance and preserve your natural beauty!

Contraindications: 

  • Pacemaker or internal defibrillator.
  • ​Superficial metal or other implants in the treatment area.
  • Current or history of skin cancer, or current condition of any other type of cancer, or pre-malignant moles. 
  • History of any kind of cancer*
  • Severe concurrent conditions, such as cardiac disorders. 
  • Pregnancy and nursing. 
  • Impaired immune system due to immunosuppressive diseases such as AIDS and HIV, or use of immunosuppressive medications*
  • Diseases, which may be stimulated by light at the wavelengths used, such as history of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Porphyria, and Epilepsy.*
  • Patients with history of diseases stimulated by heat, such as recurrent herpes Simplex in the treatment area, may be treated only following a prophylactic regimen. 
  • Poorly controlled endrocrine disorders, such as Diabetes.
  • Any active condition in the treatment area, such as sores, Psoriasis, eczema, and rash. 
  • History of skin disorders, keloids, abnormal wound healing, as well as very dry and fragile skin. 
  • History of bleeding coagulopathies, or use of anticoagulants. 
  • Use of medications, herbs, food supplements, and vitamins known to induce photo-sensitivity to light exposure at the wavelengths used, such as Isotretinoin (Accutane) within last 6 month, Tetracycline, or St. John's Wort within the last two weeks. 
  • Facial laser resurfacing and deep chemical peeling within the last three months, if face is treated. 
  • Excessively tanned skin from sun, sun beds or tanning creams within the last two weeks. 
  • As per the practitioner's discretion, refrain from treating any condition, which might make it unsafe for the patient. 


NOTE: 

  • In case of uncertainty regarding potential side effects, please consult with his/her physician and bring a written consent for treatment.
  • We can recommend to treat a small area as a test spot. Assess a few days later to determine if he/she can tolerate the treatment without developing adverse side effects.   


CAUTIONS:

If treating an area that has had injections the following waiting periods are required: 

  • Following Botox injections or natural fillers (e.g Hyaluronic Acids, Collagen) Wait 2 weeks following BOTOX and 4 weeks for natural fillers. 
  • Following synthetic fillers (e.g Silicone): Do not treat this area. 


POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS:

Side effects may include any of the following conditions listed below. Side effects may appear either at the time of treatment or shortly after. Some dark-skinned patients may have a delayed response one to two days after treatment and should be evaluated post-test accordingly. 


The side effects may include: 

  • Discomfort 
  • Excessive skin redness (erythema) and/or swelling (edema)
  • Damage to natural skin texture (crust, blister, burn) 
  • Change of pigmentation ( hyper-or hypo-pigmentation)
  • Scarring


PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATIONS? 

  • Avoid skin irritation or intentional skin tanning. Sunblock is advisable when outdoors during daylight hours. 
  •  Discontinue any irritant topical agents  for  2-3 days prior to treatment. 
  •  Arrive for treatment with clean skin. There should be no lotion- makeup, perfume, powder or bath/shower oil present on the skin in the area to be treated. 
  • A topical anesthetic should be used only as directed by a physician and only if necessary. 
  • Areas of dental crowns, caps, braces, or other metal dental implants may be more sensitive  to treatment and the clinician may use dental rolls or gauze to isolate the area and make the treatment more comfortable.