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Pigment Correction in Philadelphia, PA

Located in Bala Cynwyd and serving Philadelphia and South Jersey, Dr. Paul M. Glat, MD, FACS, performs pigment correction for patients desiring skin rejuvenation.

What is VBeam® Laser Treatment?

The VBeam® laser works to remove the red color that results from skin issues such as rosacea, spider veins, broken capillaries, scars, pigmented lesions, and stretch marks. The laser treatment can provide you with a more evenly toned appearance.

The integrated Dynamic Cooling Device (DCD) emits a short spray of cryogen onto the skin, milliseconds before each laser pulse, minimizing the thermal effect on the superficial layers of the skin without affecting underlying targeted structures. This in-turn results in greater comfort for patients during treatment.

By selectively cooling the epidermis, while leaving the underlying target at normal temperatures, the DCD minimizes thermal injury, pain, and the risks associated with anesthesia, without decreasing the effectiveness of the laser treatments.

What Conditions Can VBeam® Treat?

The VBeam® laser is the most effective laser for treatment of rosacea, facial veins, acne scars, and surgical scars. VBeam® is also used in the treatment of sun-damaged skin, stretch marks, and wrinkles.

How Does VBeam® Work?

Dr. Paul Glat uses VBeam® laser treatments to deliver an intense but gentle burst of light to the skin. The light is absorbed by the blood vessels in the dermis. These blood vessels are reabsorbed by the body, which allows for a cleaner, more refreshed appearance.

Is the Treatment Safe?

The VBeam® procedure is extremely safe, and there are no major side effects. Side effects may include purpura (bruising), redness, and swelling in the treated area. These side effects are very rare but can occur with aggressive treatments. The effects usually do not last more than a few days.

Learn More about VBeam® Laser Treatments

If you are interested in learning more about VBeam® laser treatments, do not hesitate to contact Dr. Paul Glat at his Bala Cynwyd practice. During a consultation, Dr. Glat will review any questions that you have about the procedure and evaluate if VBeam® could be right for you. Learn more about how this cosmetic technology can make a dramatic difference in patient self-esteem and confidence.

To learn more about the skin rejuvenation treatments offered by Dr. Glat, visit the links below.

Dr. Glat also offers the following cosmetic procedures:

Youth Rejuvenation Center

All skin rejuvenation treatments and procedures are available at the office of Dr. Paul Glat, or at his Youth Rejuvenation Center. Dr. Glat’s Youth Rejuvenation Center is located at the Camac Center at the 12th Street Gym in Center City, Philadelphia.

Costs Associated with Pigment Correction in Philadelphia, PA, and South Jersey

Dr. Glat and his staff look forward to working with you to develop cosmetic goals that help you look and feel your best. Costs associated with pigment correction vary by patient, and we offer CareCredit® as a financing option. Also, check our Current Specials.

Schedule a Pigment Correction Consultation with Dr. Paul M. Glat

Dr. Paul M. Glat and his staff, serving Philadelphia and South Jersey, are committed to helping pigment correction patients make the right choices. To schedule a pigment correction consultation, contact our plastic surgery office today.

Dr. Glat, board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, recognizes that each patient has unique requirements and desires. His services have improved the lives of people from in and around Philadelphia and South Jersey. He performs popular procedures for the breasts, body, and face. If you are looking for self-improvement in the form of plastic surgery, hair restoration, hormone replacement therapy, or skin rejuvenation, Dr. Glat and his professional team will accommodate your needs! Please call 610-624-3342 today to schedule your initial consultation!

Written by Paul M. Glat, M.D. May 28, 2014