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THERMOCOAGULATION

SKIN TAGS, MILIA, BROWN SPOTS

Thermocoagulation is a safe,

comfortable, non-surgical cosmetic procedure, that effectively treats various skin irregularities.

Eliminate skin imperfections for a healthy radiant, clear complexion.

Removal of:

  • Skin Tags

  • Milia

  • Moles

  • Cysts

  • Spider Veins

  • Vascular Blemishes

  • Cherry Angiomas

  • Syringomas

  • Brown Spots

  • Freckles

  • Warts

  • Sebaceous Hyperplasia

  • Seborrheic Keratosis

  • Cholesterol Deposits

  • Age Spots, Sunspots

  • Hyperpigmentation

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Before
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After

Results after one Thermocoagulation treatment.  Healing time after 30 days.

Thermocoagulation

Thermocoagulation is a safe, comfortable non-surgical cosmetic procedure using a tiny pinpoint probe, gently applied to the skin treats various types of benign lesions. This treatment is not a laser but uses high-frequency energy so only a slight heat prickly sensation is felt. Whereas lasers are attracted to color contrast in the skin, thermocoagulation is attracted to the water on the surface layer of the epidermal tissue. The pinpoint probe precisely targets the lesion leaving the surrounding skin untouched.  The treated lesion dehydrates and crusts immediately during treatment then exfoliates and sloughs off during the healing process, approximately 7 to 10 days. Safe for delicate areas around the eyes, thermocoagulation effectively treats lesions on the scalp without destroying any of the hair or inhibiting hair growth.
 

Brown spots and pigmentation will first darken, then lighten during the healing and cell renewal process.  The treated lesion dehydrates, crusts, exfoliates and sloughs off. Pigmentation in brown spots are situated within layers of the skin, darker spots will require more than one treatment spaced at least 30 days apart.

Vascular lesions, such as spider veins or red cherry angiomas, the tiny pinpoint probe precisely targets the broken capillary or red mole causing it to blanch, dehydrate and shrink. It is then absorbed and eliminated through the lymphatic system. During this time, spider veins may temporarily darken and look similar to a cat scratch. You may notice some fine scabbing for a few days in the area treated, at this time it can be covered with mineral makeup.  Thermocoagulation works great to treat most superficial facial veins. If the skin is experiencing overall redness or rosacea, IPL (Intense Pulse Light) laser treatment is the best option.

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Thermocoagulation may be needed to treat any remaining stubborn veins after IPL Laser Facial.  For spider veins located on the legs, laser treatment or sclerotherapy is required.

Treatment Time

60 Minutes

Downtime

0 - 7 days

Sessions Required

1-5

Discomfort Level

Low

Skin Conditions Treated by Thermocoagulation

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Soft, flat, yellowish lumps that tend to appear on the upper and lower eyelids, near the inner corner of the eye, and often develop symmetrically around both eyes

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Skin tags are small growths of skin that hang off the body, that occur from hormonal changes.

Skin tags are small growths of skin that hang off the body, that occur from hormonal changes.

 Small, bump-like white pearls found under the skin. They are usually 1 to 2 mm in size. They form when skin flakes or keratin, a protein, become trapped under the skin.

Occur from sun damage usually appear on areas of the skin that are naturally exposed to the sun, such as the face and the back of the neck and arms.

Is a benign flesh coloured little bump on the skin and enlarged sebaceous gland.

Growths on the skin that are usually brown or black.  Moles can appear anywhere on the skin, alone or in groups.

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Noncancerous (benign) skin growths that develop with age.  They are either flesh coloured or brown with a bumpy waxy texture.

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Clusters of tiny blood vessels that develop close to the surface of the skin a a result of sun damage, injury or genetics.

Resembling a red freckle, these harmeless spots are filled with blood and occur from age, hormone changes and genetics

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Occur from sun damage, injury to the skin or aggressive blackhead extractions.

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Benign cluster of skin that may appear on the scal, face or neck.

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Enlarged sweat gland that appear on delicate skin types.

Small growth with a rough texture that occur from a fungal infection.

Firm nodule, a type of scar tissue that occurs from a skin injury, very commonly caused from insect bites.

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A dry round, slightly raised crusty formation on the skin.  It is recommended to remove for preventive maintenance.