Elevate Magazine, December 2012, DIY Laser Treatments

With the growing number of at-home lasers for anti-aging and hair removal, is it prudent to skip the in-office treatments for one of these DIY devices?

Dr. Diane Wong gives her opinion on long-term results.

By Helen Vong

 

THE ANTI-AGING LASER

 

WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY

Because this device is relatively new, experts are still on the fence. "I have no experience with this at home device but I cannot imagine how the long-term results could stand up to our very high-powered lasers that we use in the office," says Dr. Diane Wong, MD, medical director at Glow Medi Spa in Yorkville