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What is Cynosure Icon?

The Icon is a high-tech device used to treat different skin problems, minimizing the recovery time with its non-ablative (non-peeling) feature. The Icon device uses fractional laser technology that stimulates regeneration. With this technology, by applying controlled heat damage to both the upper and lower layers of the skin, collagen production and self-renewal of the skin are triggered.

 It can be applied to all skin types, from the lightest to the darkest, and the risk of side effects is very low. Combining many features in a single device offers users a wide range of treatments on all skin types, from epilation to wrinkles, surgery, and acne scars to stretch marks. Cynosure Icon is the most preferred fractional laser technology after surgical methods in aesthetic applications, as it is FDA-approved in all areas of use and is the only FDA-approved device that can be used for crack treatment. 

How is the Cynosure Icon applied

Before applying the Icon, anesthetic cream is applied to the skin so that no pain is felt during the procedure. With the help of a melanin measuring device, skin melanin is measured, and a personalized application is made in accordance with the melanin ratio of each patient. 

The Icon triggers the collagen production of the skin, thus renewing and rejuvenating the skin by heating the skin and causing controlled damage. In addition to the anesthetic cream, patients do not feel any pain thanks to the contact cooling system that keeps the temperature constant throughout the procedure. 

To whom Cynosure Icon cannot be applied

It cannot be applied to those with active eczema, open wounds, pregnant women, and bipolar individuals.

Benefits of the Cynosure Icon treatment

  • Removal of scar marks
  • Removal of spots
  • Rose disease treatment
  • Treatment of varicose veins and stretch marks
  • Reducing fine lines and wrinkles
  • Increasing skin elasticity
  • Equalization of skin tone
  • Getting rid of unwanted hair

How Many Sessions Of Cynosure Icon Should Be Applied

Cynosure Icon can be applied to all age groups and all skin types except very dark skin. A session takes about 20-30 minutes. Depending on the need, 3-4 sessions are applied at 3-week intervals.


Things To Consider When Getting Cynosure Icon Treatment

The Icon is an FDA-approved and highly safe application. After the application, you can apply a cold compress to your skin by consulting your doctor. It is also recommended to use sunscreen with SPF 45 or higher. In addition, you should not use tanning cream for a while and should not go to the solarium.