PicoWay cost varies by treatment type and provider. A treatment session may range from approximately $150 to several hundred dollars depending on the type of treatment, size of treatment area, number of treatment sessions and other factors.
Keeping this in consideration, is PicoWay better than PicoSure?
|Pulse duration 450ps/375ps/300ps True photoacoustic effect||Pulse duration 750ps Little photoacoustic – mostly photothermal|
Simply so, is PicoWay laser permanent?
Despite its claims, the PicoWay laser is not a miracle treatment for all your skincare woes, or at least not a permanent one, unless it’s UV-induced dark spots. However, depending on your skin condition, PicoWay laser can significantly improve your overall skin appearance and texture.
How long does PicoWay laser last?
about 20 minutes
PicoWay is an effective, non-invasive, non-surgical anti-aging device that uses short laser pulses to stimulate natural collagen production for a younger-looking skin tone. … The device is completely safe and doesn’t need to penetrate deeply to prompt the skin to start repairing itself.
PicoSure however is more effective in lightening and fading pigmented acne scars as compared to the Q-switch laser as explained by its ability to break up pigments into even smaller fragments. But in terms of the treatment of atrophic acne scars, PicoSure and Q-switch lasers have comparable effectiveness and results.
Picosecond technology is faster, more powerful, safer, more effective and has less risk for unwanted scarring and other side effects than older Q-switch laser systems.
PicoWay has 3 wavelengths that operate at full picosecond power and speed. PicoSure has a natural 755nm wavelength and uses laser pump handpieces to convert to 532nm and 1064nm. This conversion drops the energy and compromises the effectiveness of the wavelength.
* The PicoWay laser emits less heat energy than traditional lasers, providing a more comfortable treatment. Does the PicoWay treatment hurt? The degree of discomfort varies with each person depending on the nature and location of the pigmented lesions on the body.
In a study of four women treated with Picosure lasers for facial melasma, assessments in four weeks and six months after treatment showed success in reducing their melasma. They did not report side effects like dermatitis or hyperpigmentation, showing that on the whole, PicoSure lasers are safe and effective.
HOW LONG IS RECOVERY? There is very little laser pigmentation removal recovery time. You will experience redness for 24 hours. The time between treatments is 4-6 weeks with real results seen at 2-3 months.
Early treatment of such birthmarks using a Q-switched or picosecond laser can result in excellent results. Port Wine Stains are red birthmarks that can be effectively and safely treated using a vascular laser. These birthmarks are permanent and will gradually darken with lumpy areas if left untreated.
The unique picosecond laser technology of PicoWay removes benign pigment spots including; freckles, solar lentigines (brown spots on face), and melasma. PicoWay Resolve is a safe, effective treatment option for any skin type, and offers results in just a few treatments.