How does electro-coagulation work?

At Limestone Laser we use a gentle current to coagulate unsightly and dilated capillaries. These blood vessels are then absorbed and permanently eliminated by the body.

What conditions do we treat?

You no longer need to live with unsightly and unpleasant skin conditions. Through electro-coagulation we are able to remove permanently:
  • Broken capillaries
  • Ruby points
  • Blotches on the face
  • Couperose
  • Milia
  • White Heads
  • Blackheads
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Skin Tags
spider Angioma
Extensive Telangiectasia
Broken Capillaries
skin tag
ruby points
Ruby Point

What are a Broken Capillaries?

Broken capillaries are tiny dilated blood vessels, visible through the skin. These are often referred to as Telangiectasia, Spider Angioma, and Ruby Points.

What causes Broken Capillaries?

There are a number of causes for broken capillaries. These are:
  • Hereditary- 15% of the population has weakness of blood vessel walls
  • External Skin Aggression such as Sun Exposure, Excessive Heat (sauna), Aggressive Extractions, aging.
  • Hormonal causes such as pregnancy and menopause.
  • Health Problems such as high blood pressure, Rosacea, and Alcoholism.
  • Medications such as Oral Contraceptives
  • Drastic changes in temperature
Once they form, broken or dilated capillaries do not disappear on their own. After electro-coagulation final results are immediately evident and permanent.

What are the contraindications?

The contraindications to electro-coagulation are:
  • Pacemaker
  • Pregnancy
  • HIV
  • Uncontrolled Diabetes
  • Prescription Drugs for blood thinning (anticoagulants)
  • Active Herpes Simplex
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