The ICON laser is an safe and noninvasive way to help address multiple aesthetic concerns: to remove hair, to get rid of leg veins, to rejuvenate skin, to get rid of sun damage to the skin and to decrease wrinkles, decrease stretch marks and scars. It is FDA approves, so it has been medically proven to be safe. The Icon machine is a fractional, nonablative laser that works in various different ways to produce its multiple benefits . The Icon laser helps with vein removal because when the energy passes through the skin into the vein, the blood on the vein absorbs the energy , destroying the vein. Once the vein disappears, the skin will be restored to its natural appearance.
What types of veins can be treated?
ICON is ideal for spider veins and reticular veins on the legs. For veins on the face, the ICON three for me procedure is the most effective.
How long does the treatment take?
Less than 30 minutes, 30 minutes maximum.
How many treatments will I need?
A few treatment sessions may be needed to fully clear blood vessels and reduce the appearance of the leg vein completely. We, your providers, will assess how many treatment sessions you will need at your initial consultation based upon our assessment of the appearance of your veins.
What does the procedure feel like?
Patients describe a range of sensations from tingling to the snap of a rubber band during the procedure.
When can I resume my daily activities?
Typically, there is no downtime and you can return to your daily activities immediately after the procedure.
Why use laser leg vein removal?
It provides excellent outcomes. It is non-invasive. The treatment is quick, there are minimal side effects and no downtime.