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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) on Purchasing a Tattoo Removal Laser

Purchasing an aesthetic laser doesn't have to be a complicated or mysterious process when you're armed with facts to dispel common misconceptions about the laser buying process. Some of the most common misconceptions about purchasing an aesthetic laser include the required credit score for obtaining a loan for an aesthetic laser and how much money you have to put down.

In this blog, we’ll answer the top questions surrounding the purchasing and financing process for an aesthetic laser.  

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Astanza Wins Three Aesthetic Everything Awards

Astanza is happy to announce that we won three awards from the Aesthetic Everything 2020 Aesthetic and Cosmetic Medicine Awards. Aesthetic Everything is the largest network of aesthetic professionals globally and annually hosts the notorious Beauty Expo Trade Show & Celebrity/Media Red Carpet Awards.

 

Every year, Aesthetic Everything receives numerous nominations and votes for industry leaders in various aesthetic, beauty, and cosmetic fields. This year, over 40,000 votes were received online. Astanza is very proud to be recognized for the following awards:

  1. Top Aesthetic Company
  2. Best Laser Service and Training
  3. Best Laser Company to Work For

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Best Spot Sizes for the Most Popular Laser Hair Removal Areas

Laser hair removal is one of the most popular aesthetic treatments available. With the general interest in aesthetics on the rise, practitioners must have the right tools at their disposal to meet the needs of their patients. Safely and effectively treating different skin types, hair colors, and desired treatment areas are the main features practitioners look for when researching hair removal lasers. However, a laser component that is often overlooked is spot size.

Spot size is the radial distance of a laser's light beam and affects the penetration depth of light energy.
Spot size plays an essential role in administering the most efficient and timely laser hair removal treatment for different body areas such as the face/neck, bikini area, underarms, legs, and back. Keep reading to learn the best laser spot sizes to use for the most popular laser hair removal areas! 

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3 Mistakes Buyers Make When Purchasing a Laser Tattoo Removal Device

There are many common financial transactions or loans that most Americans apply for and receive throughout our lives. The two most common financial transactions are vehicles (cars, vans, boats, motorhomes, etc.) and residential housing. As these are the two most common large financial transactions that most consumers are familiar with, we typically assume that the financial structure, banks that provide the loans, and payment arrangements are the same for every financial transaction. While that may be true in terms of down payments, credit scores, principal, and interest rates, not every loan is the same. When getting a loan for an aesthetic device, it's important to remember that all loans are not created or structured the same. 

Because many consumers have a misconception that all loans are the same, they're more prone to making a mistake when purchasing a new or pre-owned tattoo removal laser or aesthetic device. To simplify financing and buying a new aesthetic laser, we put together some information on common mistakes people make when investing in capital equipment like aesthetic lasers.   

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3 Key Steps in Purchasing a Tattoo Removal Laser

Purchasing a tattoo removal laser is a great way to expand medical spas, laser clinics, tattoo shops, and plastic surgery centers! Due to increasing demand for laser tattoo removal services, quick treatment times, and special savings on equipment, purchasing a tattoo removal laser is a highly profitable investment and ideal way to grow your business. Whether you're purchasing an aesthetic laser for the first time or have experience buying capital equipment, make sure you take these critical steps in your purchasing process:  

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Frankenstein, Werewolf, and Mummy Review Popular Aesthetic Treatments with Astanza Laser Devices

To celebrate #Halloween2020, we took to the jack-o-lantern-lined streets to survey some of our more ghoulish patients and find out how satisfied they were with their recent aesthetic treatments performed with Astanza Laser technology. Astanza is proud to offer aesthetic devices to help patients achieve their desired look, regardless of skin tone or hair type.

Let's see how these patients felt about their respective Erbium:YAG skin resurfacing, diode hair removal, and "Celebrity Peel" laser treatments!

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IPL vs. Diode Laser Hair Removal Technology

Does IPL or diode technology work better for laser hair removal? 

With so many methods available for hair removal, it can be challenging to understand each treatment's differences, downfalls, and advantages. Laser hair removal continues to be one of the most sought-after aesthetic procedures and is one of the largest markets in aesthetics worldwide. Laser and light-based devices can reduce and prevent future growth, but the efficacy can vary significantly depending on the technology utilized. This article will explore different light-based hair removal methods and help you determine the best option for your practice. 

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Non-profit Generation Diamond Featured on KMTV News

Generation Diamond, one of Astanza's non-profit organization partners, officially launched the start of their laser tattoo removal training program using the Astanza Duality laser. Generation Diamond plans to serve previously incarcerated individuals in the greater Omaha, Nebraska area by removing visible, offensive, regretful, or gang-related tattoos. Their hope is to give people in their community a second chance and better resources for job opportunities.

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Astanza Joins GVAS on Instagram to Discuss Profitable Laser Hair Removal, Astanza Culture, and More

Astanza Laser recently had the pleasure of co-hosting an Instagram Live video with Stephen Handisides, the founder of Global Virtual Aesthetics Summit (GVAS)! 

During the 20-minute feature, Astanza Laser President, David Murrell, spoke with Handisides about working with entrepreneurs in the aesthetics industry, crafting the Astanza culture, and making laser hair removal more profitable for med spas and laser clinics. Click here or keep scrolling to view the full interview!  

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IRS Section 179: What You Need to Know for 2020

The Section 179 deduction is an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax code that allows medical and aesthetic businesses the opportunity to deduct the total cost of qualified equipment, such as a laser purchase, acquired in 2020 rather than writing off smaller amounts over several years. In other words, Section 179 removes the wait for reimbursement and allows businesses to receive a significant tax refund in the current year versus amortized payments over the life of the asset purchased.

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