Islamabad Clinic Address:
House 25A, Street 52, Sector F6/4,
Super Market, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel : 92 51 8733552
92 51 8733553

 

KTP laser

KTP laser (potassium titanyl phosphate) KTP lasers are green rather than the typical red of other laser types.

 

Uses

 

  • Melasma
  • Freckles
  • Solar Lentigines
How does the skin look like after KTP laser treatment?

The treated area looks red and bruised for few days.

What is the post treatment care?
  • Avoid using acne face washes, creams and gels for few days.
  • Avoid using bleaching agents for pigmentation for about few days.
  • Avoid strong sun exposure and heat.
  • Avoid sunblock.
  • Avoid makeup.
When to come for follow up checkup?

After 1 month.

How many treatments are required?

This depends on the response of the skin after one KTP laser treatment.

What can be the complications?

The treated areas can look slightly darker for few weeks to few months. It is a very temporary complication if it happens and can be easily treated with creams and light treatments or it goes away on its own without doing any kind of treatment.