Latest Renaissance Laser and Vein Institute Stories

2011-07-18 20:24:00

LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The transformative power of cosmetic lasers has grown by leaps and bounds since they were first introduced in the market. When cosmetic laser treatments were first used, they were ablative lasers that stripped layers of skin off the face to reveal smoother, younger skin below. However, the drawback to these early cosmetic lasers was that they could only work from the top of the skin down, which they did by stripping the skin layers. This meant that...

2011-07-11 19:44:00

LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Though laser skin and hair treatments are often thought of as only aesthetic in function, patients who have experienced the transformational ability of lasers can attest that it is nothing short of life changing. Patients who do not feel comfortable in their own skin can suffer from a number of psychological issues such as low self-esteem and lack of self-confidence. Feeling this way can have a huge negative impact on the way a person lives their...

2011-06-27 19:26:00

LOS ANGELES, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Unwanted hair growth is a cosmetic issue that affects a large portion of the population. To keep legs, underarms, and/or a face smooth and touchable, hair removal is a necessary, but time-consuming process. For many, it's a daily struggle to keep unwanted hair growth at bay, while others endure expensive waxing procedures that can leave skin irritated and cause ingrown hairs. Thankfully, after decades of simply having to deal with archaic methods...

2011-05-25 17:40:00

LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As people age, their skin is usually the main indicator that they are past their prime. Genetics, lifestyle, diet choices and sun exposure all play an important role in how the skin ages. But what if your skin is making you look older than you really are, or what if you did not take proper care of your skin with an antioxidant-rich diet and constant sunscreen application? Ten years ago, you were out of luck. But thanks to over a decade of...

2011-05-19 19:07:00

LOS ANGELES, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For patients seeking a permanent solution for excess of unsightly facial and body hair, there is one procedure that reigns supreme above the rest - laser hair removal. Perfected over the past decade, laser hair removal is leagues above old fashioned, painful hair removal methods such as waxing, shaving and electrolysis. Today, laser hair removal is almost completely painless and takes just three twenty minute treatments to achieve permanent hair...

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