iSpa Beauty Salon is now offers a safe, drug-free and truly effective nails fungus treatment. Our laser nail treatment is clinically proven and FDA approved to treat Onychomycosis – or nail fungus. No drugs or topical ointments are used during the laser treatment for fungus procedure, eliminating the total-body side effects of traditional oral medications.
The laser nail treatment:
Frequently Asked Questions
What causes nail infection?
Dermatophytes are the fungi most commonly responsible for causing this condition. They are specialized organisms that live off of keratin which is the main component of nails and skin. The most common fungi that cause nail infection disease are Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and Candida albicans. Everyone is at risk for infection because fungus is present everywhere in the environment.
What are the symptoms of nail infection?
Yellow streaks under the nail
Distorted or thickened nails
Brittle, crumbly or ragged nail
Nails separated from the underlying skin
Buildup of debris (nail fragments, skin) under the nail
White spots or streaks on the nail surface
Is the laser treatment is painful?
Most people feel no pain. Some people feel a warming sensation and very few feel a pinprick.
How soon will I see improvement?
On average, a nails will replace itself every 9-12 months. Healthy new growth will be visible within the first 3 months as your nails continue to grow. The laser treatment will not cause your nails to discolor or fall off.
How does the laser work?
The laser kills the fungus that lives in and under the nails. The laser light passes through the nails without causing damage to the nails or the surrounding skin. However, the nails will not become instantly clear, for it takes time to grow out.
What are the benefits of the laser?
During the procedure, the pathogens that cause nails fungus are targeted, allowing the new nails to grow in healthy and clear. Unlike some medication-driven treatments for fungus, the laser presents no side effects, and it is a great alternative for many patients who cannot or do not want to take oral medications. It is completely Safe with no pain.
How long does the treatment take?
The impulse laser procedure takes approximately 10 to 20 minutes.
When can I paint my nails?
You can apply nail polish immediately after the treatment. It is important to remove all nail polish and nail decorations the day before your treatment.
Is this covered by my insurance?
Because this treatment is considered aesthetic, health insurance plans do not cover this treatment.
How much does it cost?
The regular cost of the treatment ranges from $110 to $350 depending on number of infected nails.
The treatment fee also includes any necessary nail preparation, post treatment counseling and a follow up visit to check your results. If the infection is resistant or the nails have not responded with clear growth, the nails may need another free laser treatment – which is included with this offer.
Call today to learn more about our laser nail treatment for fingernail and toenail fungus.