Cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Simon Ourian uses the CoolBeam laser treatment to help rid one woman get rid of her stretch marks.
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Laser Treatment to Get Rid of Stretch Marks Dr. Drew Ordon: Early on the red, those can be treated with the different type of laser. Today, though we’re focusing on those old stretch marks that had been there for months or years. And in her case, after pregnancy the two areas where women see the most, the tummy, the breast, sometimes on the hips as well so she’s going to get a treatment here with fractional erbium laser resurfacing treatment. Dr. Simon Ourian: Exactly, this is the first time that we can actually treat some of the silver and white stretch marks, but before this every time I talk to doctors they say it‘s impossible this cannot be treated. We have had great results we’ve been able to treat well these stretch marks with only one of two sessions, and after four to five sessions we can completely get rid of them. And in many cases just making them looked a lot better. It makes women feel a lot better and more comfortable towards body. Dr. Travis Stork: So okay, you’ve never have this done before right? Female: No. Dr. Simon Ourian: So here we go. We’re going to go ahead and do this area. Do you feel anything? Female: No, not really. No. Dr. Travis Stork: How many treatments would this require? Dr. Simon Ourian: Usually, it takes either from two to five sessions to get rid of all these stretch marks. Dr. Drew Ordon: Because you can go too deep with anyone’s session. You do— Dr. Simon Ourian: Exactly, you do as much as you can. Brook Burke: You're not in pain at all? Female: No, I can feel some work but it’s painless. Dr. Travis Stork: And we actually have someone in our audience Ana. She’s another patient. I think Ana you completed the set of these treatments for this. Ana: Yeah, three treatments. Dr. Travis Stork: So I want to do a little before and after picture if we could of your stretch marks. Ana: Okay. Dr. Travis Stork: So let’s look at a picture of you before this treatment and after. That’s a pretty impressive change where you can’t really see the stretch marks afterwards, is that right Ana? Ana: Definitely I got amazing results. I was a bit skeptical at first. I don’t think that there is a treatment for stretch marks but it was amazing. Dr. Travis Stork: Well, congratulations then everyone thank you so much. Brooke Burke: Thank you. Dr. Simon Ourian: Thank you. Dr. Travis Stork: Good luck to you. Female: Thank you. Brooke Burke: Nice to meet you all. Dr. Travis Stork: Thank you for coming on the show.