Patients can resume daily activities immediately after treatment. To reduce any redness or swelling after treatment, it is recommended to apply a cool compress, aloe vera and/or topical corticosteroids. Additionally, it is recommended to avoid sun exposure after treatment and apply a sunblock with SPF 30 or above.
The Gentle Pro Series laser systems use Dynamic Cooling Device™ (DCD™), which provides a cooling burst of cryogen to ensure that the treatments are comfortable and the skin is consistently protected.
Treatment results may vary depending on your specific needs and the type of treatment you are undergoing. Typically for hair removal, a minimum of 4-6 treatments are recommended.
Skin may be slightly red and/or swollen immediately following the procedure, which typically lasts from a few minutes to several hours.
Hygiene and safety are always top priorities with the Gentle Pro Series laser treatments, even more so nowadays. In these treatments, laser energy is delivered through a handpiece operated by your practitioner. The laser delivers an intense beam of light at a precise distance controlled by the laser treatment tip. The only part of the [...]
The Gentle Family is widely recognized as a world leader in hair removal, with over 20 years of expertise and 10,000 systems installed globally in 86 countries. It is also the leading hair removal brand chosen by dermatologists.2
Our Gentle Pro Series of lasers are the gold standard in all Fitzpatrick Skin Types.The GentleYag Pro® system is our 1064 nm Nd:YAG laser, optimal for Fitzpatrick Skin Types IV-VI. The GentleLase Pro® 755 nm Alexandrite laser is designed for Fitzpatrick skin Types I-III. The GentleMax Pro® laser is best of both worlds, combining the [...]
The number of treatment sessions required varies from patient to patient, the number and timing of these treatments will be determined by your provider. The duration of each session varies from person to person, but on average they last about 20-30 minutes. The Gentle Pro Series lasers have a unique, integral skin cooling system, so [...]
The Gentle Pro Series lasers work by selectively targeting a specific chromophore (colour). This could be the melanin in a hair follicle or pigmented lesion. When treating vascular lesions, the laser targets haemoglobin within the blood of the vessel and coagulates it. The laser light is absorbed into the target and heats that target to [...]
Hair grows in repeating cycles, and only in the actively growing phase does the hair contain enough pigment to absorb sufficient energy to disable the hair follicle. When hair is in the dormant phase, it has little or no pigment, and it cannot absorb laser energy.