The Icon system was built with several patented features such as:
- High Peak Power: The Icon laser can deliver energy at over 350 joules, making it the most power optimized laser platform available.
- Photon Recycling: This patented features reduces energy loss to improve treatment.
- Smooth Pulse: Palomar developed a proprietary light delivery system that results in larger amounts of energy being used.
- Skintel Melanin Reader: This optional accessory allows you to determine with a higher level of confidence your patient’s melanin level to set the best treatment parameters for their skin type.
- Advanced Contact Cooling: Ability to maintain consistent temperatures a 5 degrees Celsius for maximum patient comfort and safety.
- AccuSpectrum: Through the use of dual filters, epidermal exposure is reduced to improved client comfort.
- Microlens for Fractional Laser Treatments: The XD and XF microlens for the 1540 handpiece allow better coverage with fewer passes.
After the success of the StarLux laser platform, Palomar manufacturers greatly enhanced the performance of the system and added some new technology features as well. ( If you are looking to purchase a Palomar Icon Laser, we always have several units in stock. ) They also upgraded the performance of the Icon handpieces that come with the system. Following is more information on the equipment.