Sun exposure should be avoided for 4 weeks before procedure and herbal tablets should be stopped 6 weeks prior to treatment as they make the skin very sensitive to the laser.
A patch test will be performed of the area to be treated. This will be done a week prior to the first treatment.
This procedure takes approx 20-30mins per leg. Special protective glasses are worn during the procedure to protect eyes from of light from the laser. Cold gel is applied to the area being treated and treatment will be carried out. During treatment some minor discomfort or stinging may be experienced. A cold compress will be applied to the treated area to cool the area and reduce any redness and swelling.
Common risks that may occur;