LightSheer FAQ

How does the LightSheer Diode Laser System work?

The system emits near-infrared laser light that is absorbed by the pigment located in the hair fillicle.
The laser is pulsed, or turned on, for only a fraction of a second. The duration of each pulse is just long enough to damage the follicle, while the system's unique, patented contact-cooling handpiece, the ChillTip, helps protect the skin by conductive cooling during the laser energy delivery.

What advantages does the LightSheer have over other laser hair removal systems?

The LightSheer Diode Laser System was designed from the ground up for laser hair removal, so it has the wavelength, fluence, pulse width, and active epidermal cooling system - the ChillTip ideally suited for laser hair removal. The system is mall, compact, and(in some models) portable, so it fits well into virtually every type of existing practices. The system's solid state construction makes it durable; it's state-of-the-art user interface make it easy to use. Finally, Lumenis has been in the business of making medical and cosmetic lasers for more than 30 years, so we've been able to develop unparalleled service and support - from our extensive training and practice building resources to our stand-alone system's 24-hour replacement service (not available everywhere in the world). No other hair removal system offers the same combination of product excellence and customer service and support.

Does the LightSheer work on tanned or different skin colors?

The LightSheer diode laser system safely and effectively treats all skin types (Fitzpatrick Skin Types I-VI) as well as tanned skin. For darker skin types and people with tans, appropriate fluences are generally lower and appropriate pulse widths are generally longer to prevent damage to the epidermis. Using the appropriate treatment parameters, however, people with all skin types can benefit from laser hair removal with the LightSheer.

Are the Results Permanent?

The LightSheer laser has been cleared by the FDA for hair removal and permanent hair reduction on all skin type and tanned skin. To achieve a satisfactory level of clearance, 3-5 treatments are typically required.

What Are The Side Effects?

Most people experience no side effects at all, though few exhibit some short-term local reddening of the surrounding skin and possible hyper or hypo pigmentation. You can return to your regular activities immediately after treatment, although it is advisable to keet the skin protected from exposure to direct sunlight for a short period of time.

What does laser hair removal feel like?

Each pulse, which lasts less than a second, produces a slight tingling feeling,. In particularly sensitive areas, such as the upper lip, it may feel like a quick, light pinch.

What results can I expect from laser hair removal?

At the end of the laser hair removal treatment program you can expect your skin to remain smooth.

Does laser hair removal hurt?

Laser hair removal is a medical treatment and like all medical treatments has certain risk and side effects. The length of a laser session will vary from 15 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the size being treated.

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RevLite FAQ

What is the reason of melasma, freckels, blemish, etc pigmentations occuring?

TA It could be different for everybody, but usually due to sun exposion, aging of the skin, lack of moisure, hormone, stress, etc. These reasons messes up the skin balance so treatment is necessary to treat and prevent pigmentation of your skin.

Pigmentation can reoccur even after laser treatment, is there any way to get rid of melasma, freckles, blemish, etc permanately?

Living without exposure to the sun is impossible for anyone therefore there is no way to get rid of them permanately. However you can prevent them from reoccuring with constant treatment. However too much treatment or make-up can make it worse so balanced out treamtents are important.

What are the treatments for Melasma?

There is Skin Lightening treatment, Vitamin C 영동치료법, Enzyme treatment, IPL treatment, etc. Skin-Lightening treatment is a treatment that is effective but its side effects made it not as effective and 전기영동치료 or enzyme treatmet is also one of the treatment used but it is weak for complete treatment of melasma. And recently people tend to get IPL treatment but this treatment can make the melasma worse so that is why most of the skin care doctors do not use IPL as a treatment of melasma. This is why RevLite laser toning treatment came out.

RevLite Laser??

RevLite laser is U.S.'s Q-switched Nd:YAG laser "Hoya conbio's Q-switch Nd:YAG laser medlite started from medlite I, then II, III, IV to medlite C3, medlite C6. And revlite is upgraded one of them"

RevLite's Special Features

RevLite uses high energy with various spot sizes and PTP mode and collimate beam method. Revlite's beam's flat top mode, outputs collimate which is different from the focus beam method therefore RevLite's beam does not change the energy and continuously beams out rythmetic beams which will help in better result

What is gausian mode and flat top mode?

How the original Q-switch Nd:YAG laser beam works is when the focus moves away from Gausian mode, energy becomes stronger and vice versa therefore the treatment outcome is not as steady. However, RevLite's beam is flat top mode so it collimates. Collimates advantage is even if there's distance, energy won't change therefore the outcome will be effective

PTP technique?

Photoacoustic therapy pulse emitts two beams for 1.3usec in bewteen. It is a new technique and the high energy is divided into two which makes it more smooth then Q-switched Nd:YAG laser and is much more safe for the patients.

RevLite Laser Toning treatement principle?

Uses steady laser beam to treat melanin pigmentations without damaging the skin and unlike existing method, PTP mode method is less painful and quicker, also brings better result.

Revlite laser toning treatment procedure?

RevLite laser toning treatment is average 10 times treatment program. First 5 times is once a week and afterwards, once every 2 weeks.

Revlite laser toning advantage??

This treatments advantage is that it gets rid of the existing melasmas and after the treatment, there are no scars due to the laser. There might be red spots for first 2 hours after the treatment but that's about it, and it is also okay for sensitive skin type too.

How to keep Revlite laser toning treatment?

Even with revlite laser toning treatment, melasma can come up again therefore getting continuous treatment is recommended. However, most melasma do get removed with revlite laser toning treatment therefore it is a popular treatment.

What is Revlite PTP toning treatment?

Revlite PTP toning is an upgraded treatment than the existing C6 laser toning. The PTP toning laser beam is safer and stimulates collagen to refine tightening, pores, wrinkles, acne spots, skin toning, and etc. Also, revlite is easy to treat melasma without side effects. Revlite laser toning is quick and resuming to daily activity is possible.

What kind of treatments are possible with the Revlite PTP toning?

Revlite PTP toning not only treats melasma and ABNOM, but also tones the skin, reduce pore, and acne scars. Even with bad melasma, with 3months of revlite, you can get clearpretty skin.

How many treatments does revlite PTP toning treatment take?

Revlite PTP toning treatment usually takes about 10~15times for 1~2 weeks interval

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