Excel V is an innovative laser treatment developed by Cutera that is used to treat more than twenty aesthetic and dermatologic skin concerns including rosacea, facial and leg veins, age/brown spots and acne scars.
For most procedures, Excel V provides quick treatments with best results within just a few days. The number of treatments required can vary but results can sometimes be seen after just one to two sessions. There is little downtime and after effects associated with Excel V Laser treatment, which makes it a popular choice with patients looking to correct their imperfections.
If you would like to find out more about Excel V Laser treatment, you can contact our team at Clinica Lase today.
What Happens before Excel V Laser Treatment?
Upon arrival you will be asked to fill out a consultation form which will include questions about your skin type, medical conditions, previous treatments, etc. You will then have a private discussion with an experienced clinician who will assess your individual requirements, suggest a tailored plan and take you through the details of the treatment including pre-care and aftercare. This will also give you the opportunity to have any questions or queries regarding your treatment answered.
What I can expect during Excel V Laser Treatment?
Patients will be able to feel comfortable during the procedure with the cooling mechanism that is used. Most people describe minimal discomfort, as if a rubber band is being flicked onto the skin. You will be given goggles to wear to protect your eyes during the treatment. Excel V Laser treatment uses a green power laser to absorb the blood vessels or imperfection that is being treated. The laser heats it up until the imperfection is removed. This procedure is delivered through a hand piece that is applied directly onto the skin. Using the Excel V Laser usually takes around 15 to 30 minutes, depending on the area that you are having treated.
What Happens After Excel V Laser Treatment?
It is normal to experience some swelling and perhaps some mild bruising after having Excel V Laser treatment. But, there is no need to worry as this normally resolves itself within 24 to 48 hours of the procedure. Most patients will return to their normal skin tone and texture soon after Excel V Laser treatment. The results of Excel V Laser treatment can normally be seen within a few days of treatment but it may require several treatment sessions depending on the area and why you are having Excel V Laser.
Is There Any Downtime associated with Excel V Laser Treatment?
There is no downtime associated with Excel V Laser treatment, which makes it appeal to a lot of patients that want to correct imperfections on their face and body. Patients will be able to leave the clinic soon after having treatment. You can return to your normal routine straight away. Most patients do not take time off work for Excel V Laser treatment; even returning to the office the same day.
Who is the Ideal Candidate for Excel V Laser Treatment?
If you have imperfections, such as broken blood vessels, acne scarring, flushing and rosacea, then you can be a suitable candidate for Excel V Laser treatment. This procedure can be used to treat the face and body for men and women. In addition, the Excel V Laser treatment is suitable for all skin types, from very light to dark. The procedure is tailored to your skin needs, which means you can find out more about what this treatment can do for you at your consultation.