Laser, IPL and Light Therapies
Laser, IPL and other light therapies are highly versatile and effective treatment options for a range of cosmetic and medical skin concerns. North Coast Medispa uses only the highest quality, medical grade equipment operated by a qualified, highly trained team.
For removing unwanted vascular lesions such as spider and varicose veins as well as some vascular birthmarks. Treatment is suitable on all areas of the body or face.
Usually a course of 4 – 6 treatments at 4 weekly intervals is required to achieve an optimal result.
Test patches are performed in your consultation to ensure a safe and effective treatment.
IPL Hair Removal treatments are a simple and effective solution for removing unwanted hair and can be successfully used on all parts of the body or the face. Most effective for removal of dark hair on fair skin.
Usually a course of 6 – 8 treatments is required to achieve an optimal result, but once you’ve completed your treatment cycle, you can look forward to a lifetime of smooth skin with only the occasional maintenance treatment.
A very safe and comfortable light based treatment that produces no heat, so it’s suitable for all skin types. Perfect for treating a wide range of skin concerns and assisting in wound healing. This is a favourite treatment for managing teen acne.
For best results, this treatment can be added on to any advanced skin treatment or performed as a regular maintenance treatment every 2 – 4 weeks. Due to the gentle nature of the treatment, there is no downtime at all.
The “mini-Fraxel” is a gentle laser treatment that uses fractional laser technology to address and prevent the early signs of ageing skin. It is suitable for all skin types and leaves the upper layer of skin undamaged which means minimal recovery time.
A noticeable difference in your skin tone and texture will be seen around three days post treatment. A series of 3 – 6 treatments are recommended to achieve longer-lasting results.
Used in combination with photosensitive medications primarily to treat superficial types of skin cancer. Also sometimes used for facial rejuvenation and treating mild to moderate acne.
Since photodynamic therapy only affects targeted cells, it is less destructive than many other methods used to treat skin concerns. Downtime is typically minimal with just a couple of days of potential swelling and redness.