Intense Pulse Light Therapy Questions
IPL laser - what keeps clot from embolizing?
Intense Pulse Light Therapy - 5 years ago3 answers
With IPL laser it heats the small vericose vein and destroys the vein by clotting. What keeps that clot it made, from entering the blood stream and causing Embolism?
Fear of treatment
Intense Pulse Light Therapy - 5 years ago4 answers
I have a small but bulging vericose vein behind my knee, it runs up my thigh about 6". I worry about how it bulges. I want to have the Vasculight laser done but I have 2 kids and am scared to death of getting a blood clot. What are the chances of this happening?
Does it work on tiny spider veins on legs?
Intense Pulse Light Therapy - 6 years ago3 answers
Is intense pulse light therapy successful for capillaries on the legs? I have quite a lot on the top of my legs that are too small for schelotherapy.
Does IPL for men remove facial hair?
Intense Pulse Light Therapy - 6 years ago2 answers
If a man is being treated with IPL for rosacea will it also remove his facial hair? He is clean shaven but does not want his beard gone.
What other conditions can Intense Pulse Light Therapy treat?
Intense Pulse Light Therapy - 7 years ago1 answer
I know IPL can treat small veins and broken blood vessels. I've also heard it can be helpful for a variety of other skin conditions, like acne scars and age spots. Is this true? What can IPL treat, and what are it's limitations?