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How does pulsed dye laser surgery treat rhinophyma?

Dye lasers use different colors of light to address various skin conditions including enlarged blood vessels and problems with pigmentation like rhinophyma. Pulsed lasers emit light in very short, precisely measured pulses, which cause less bleeding and purple discoloration than other surgical methods. Pulsed dye lasers are considered the standard in care for treating blood vessel injuries or lesions, and they are considered effective and safe in the treatment of rhinophyma.

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