Face and Body Laser Procedures
The fastest growing cosmetic procedures are nonsurgical and noninvasive. Laser treatments appeal to people with busy life styles who want a treatment that will give them a more youthful appearance with less recovery time or the expenses of surgically invasive procedures. Both men and women have found a major benefit of these treatments is the practically instantaneous results with little or no downtime. Cost is also less. Laser treatments have proven to give excellent results, although some procedures may require repeated maintenance treatments.
But make no mistake, these are medical Laser procedures and choosing a qualified and experienced doctor, like Dr. Vargas, is essential for your beauty and safety.
Dr. Vargas owns her own lasers. She does not rent them for a day like other doctors. Only she or her licensed Medical Aesthetician performs the laser treatments. If performed by the licensed Medical Aesthetician, the procedure is under Dr. Vargas' close supervision in her medical office.
Vargas Face & Skin Center has the SCITON® profile laser, a state-of-the-art cosmetic system with multiple applications. It is computer automated and can be programmed to the specific laser treatment being used and the specific needs of the patient.
ProLipo PLUS is one of the newest and more advanced forms of Liposuction that combines the heat of the laser to liquefy the fat and provide body contouring of the body.
Other benefits are:
- Performed in the office laser suite
- Only local anesthesia required; no heavy sedation
- Very small incision (only 1-2 stitches are required to close)
- Faster recovery, Less down time
- Costs are generally less
- Minimal discomfort
Laser-Liposuction (ProLipo PLUS)
NEW and an Alternative to Liposuction, for body contouring and skin tightening. Laser Liposuction is a procedure for ablating, melting and removing unwanted fat without the risk or downtime associated with traditional liposuction. Laser Liposuction is done in the office with a local anesthetic; a deep sedation is not required. Laser energy is directed to specific areas of body fat, liquefying the fat cells while contouring the body. The targeted body fat is removed and the result is a firm, more attractive body contour. The incision Dr. Vargas uses is so small, only 1-3 stitches are used for closure at the end of the procedure. Recovery is faster with significantly shorter down time. Patients typically return to work and normal activities within a few days.
Laser Liposuction is ideal for eliminating fat from specific regions of the body. Popular areas of the body are: chin, neck, upper arms, abdomen, flanks, buttocks, upper thighs. A prior in depth consultation in our Kansas City office is required.
SkinTyte offers a non-invasive approach to firmer skin. It can be provided quickly and comfortably with no down time. SkinTyte uses a broadband light which promotes collagen foundation leading to firmer skin. The treatments are safe for all skin types and can be performed on any area of the body where an improvement in skin firmness is desired. Popular areas include the face, neck, abdomen, and arms.
Laser Hair Reduction
Laser Hair Reduction is an alternative to shaving, tweezing, and waxing. Laser treatments can remove hair from many areas of the body. Multiple treatment sessions located in our Kansas City office are necessary to obtain optimal results. Our Laser treatment is described by many of our patients as being far more comfortable secondary to the laser with a special skin chilling system. A prior in depth consultation is required.
Vascular Laser Treatment for Spider Veins
Our advanced Laser system can effectively and gently reduce the appearance of veins, broken capillaries, and redness on the face, legs, ankles and feet quickly and permanently. Our vein treatments are done in the office and are quite effective in the removal of unsightly blue and red spider veins that many people acquire as they age. There is no down time and little discomfort. It can be used on all skin types, including tanned skin. You can easily and rapidly gain a fresh new look while restoring the beauty to your skin.