Vascular lesions present as red or purple hued spots on the skin due to a dilatation of blood vessels in the superficial and sometimes deep layers of the skin. Laser energy is absorbed by the hemoglobin in blood and is then converted to thermal energy.
Naturally occurring pigment in the body is based on melanin which is produced in the skin. Brown spots can appear with time and age mostly from sun exposure. Melasma is often associated with hormonal or endocrine factors so it is very important to have this condition assessed and treated in a facility where a dermatologist may prescribe multiple modalities including medical and aesthetic interventions.
Wrinkles, folds, and laxity or sagging skin are caused by a number of factors including sun damage, smoking, and simple collagen depletion from aging. Acne scarring and other depressed scarring from trauma to the skin is also caused by depleted collagen in the dermis.
Laserderm offers CUSTOM Rejuvenation by blending appropriate therapies together for a synchronized effect. Dr. Laughlin and her staff will customize each program based on patient candidacy, which procedure(s) will result in best outcome versus safety margin, as well as priority of issues determined by the patient.
Dr. Laughlin and Laserderm pioneered laser-assisted hair removal in 1996, and wrote the guidelines for the first systems approved for permanent hair reduction. Years of experience and consulting for numerous laser manufacturers sets Dr. Laughlin and Laserderm apart from other laser hair removal facilities.
CoolSculpting® is a revolutionary non-surgical contouring treatment that freezes stubborn fat, which then is naturally eliminated from your body. No needles, no special diets, no supplements, no surgery. And most importantly, no downtime.
Laserderm is the first center in Canada to offer the FemiLift as part of our new Women’s Health Program. As a world-class laser facility, we are committed to providing the highest level of care to our patients, which is why Dr. Laughlin continues to be at the fore-front of innovation in laser and anti-ageing therapies. […]
Regenerative Medicine is arguably the most exciting new frontier in medicine today. It includes treatments that harvest and concentrate components of your blood and/or cells, and deliver them (either through direct injection or laser-assisted delivery) to tissue which needs repair, restoration, or rejuvenation. Autologous Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Stem Cell therapy are now being […]