Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Pigmentation Treatment
Generally it is suitable for most people. It is essential to get an accurate diagnosis from medical doctor and to understand the cause of your pigmentation. Only this way, we can derive at an optimal treatment plan.
Yes, any area, including sensitive areas, can be treated effectively and safely. Most treatments focus on areas, such as the face, neck, arms, and chest.
- To protect your eyes, you must wear goggles during the treatment session.
- Sometimes, topical anesthetic can be applied in some in-clinic treatments.
- Avoid scrubbing or scratching the treated area 2-3 days after the laser treatment.
- Avoid the application of abrasive skin care products, such as acidic cleansers.
The pain level in laser treatment is generally minimal or painless. The feeling during the treatment is often described as warmth or slight tingling. After the treatment, light soreness may occur, which usually disappears within a day.
Laser treatment is particularly suitable for pain-sensitive people.
In Singapore, depending on the type of laser treatment involved, each session ranges between $250 – $500 SGD. Usually, it requires repeated treatments of 4-6 weeks interval till desired result achieved.