About Vbeam® Prima at Dermatology Associates of Atlanta
Our skilled providers at Dermatology Associates of Atlanta’s Laser Institute of Georgia utilize Vbeam® Prima by Candela™ to safely treat a variety of skin conditions at a reasonable cost. It’s a versatile, FDA approved device that can be used for skin rejuvenation, photoaging, complexion improvement and blemish removal. We’re proud to offer such a specialized pulsed dye laser that can help patients maintain healthy and beautiful skin without surgery or extensive downtime.
Vbeam® Prima is an incredibly safe and refined approach to fading redness and areas of discoloration for people of all ages. The laser technology that was developed for this treatment allows for less downtime between sessions, so results can be attained at a faster rate. Even our patients with tough, deep discolorations can still attain an improved skin consistency because of the customizable nature of Vbeam® Prima. The laser beam diameter can be adjusted by one of our experienced providers to cover skin features that have a larger diameter, which saves a significant amount of time. Some of the common dermatological conditions that it can treat include:
- Port wine stains
- Benign pigmented lesions
- Vascular lesions
- Spider veins
Since this cosmetic laser goes beyond the average safety precautions to ensure that a patient’s skin will not be harmed, we are very confident when using it for many different purposes. Our main priority at Dermatology Associates of Atlanta is safety while improving both skin health and complexion. The overall consensus is that the cosmetic laser is impressively gentle during treatment sessions. This could be largely due to the cooling mechanism in the laser that prevents the skin from overheating or having adverse reactions.
Vbeam® Prima FAQs
What parts of the face and body can Vbeam® Prima treat?
One of the best qualities of the Vbeam® Prima cosmetic laser is that it’s safe and effective on many parts of the face and body. It can treat the face, neck, chest, legs, arms, etc. Our dermatology providers have been using cosmetic laser technology to treat patients for decades and we’re very excited to use this new technology because of its uncompromising safety and ability to improve skin health and appearance.
Is Vbeam® Prima effective on darker skin?
Yes, patients with a darker complexion will be able to enjoy impressive results without a long downtime between each treatment session. During your in-person consultation at our cosmetic laser center, a personalized evaluation will be made to help bring out of the best results in your skin.
What can I expect during a Vbeam® Prima treatment?
Based on your specific skin type and condition, one of our cosmetic laser experts will use concentrated light from the Vbeam® Prima to improve texture and color. Some patients may feel a mild warming sensation, but the cooling mechanism is designed to keep discomfort to a minimum. Results tend to appear a few days after each treatment session. The amount of sessions will vary with each patient.