is actually a treatment for vulvovaginal atrophy. It can be enhanced with PRP
application. Combined these procedures have synergistic effect on vaginal tightening, vulvovaginal
atrophy, stress and mixed urinary incontinence and rejuvenation of the orgasmic system. With
laser effectively treating Vaginal Relaxation Syndrome by remodeling and tightening the collagenelastin
membrane surrounding the vagina and infusion of growth factors from patient’s own
activated platelets, the results are faster and more pronounced. The whole treatment is office
based, does not involve surgery or down time and is completed in approximately one hour.
Changes start immediately, increase for the next 3 months and last at least 18 months.
What is VAGINAL ATROPHY
Women tend to experience thinned and dry vaginal walls due to hormonal changes at menopause.
This condition, known as vaginal atrophy, can also occur when your body produces less oestrogen
for other reasons, such as whilst breast feeding or after chemotherapy, radiotherapy and surgical
removal of the ovaries.
What are the symptoms of vaginal atrophy?
Vaginal atrophy often causes inflammation of the vaginal walls (atrophic vaginitis), and can cause a
variety of vaginal symptoms including:
It can lead to pain during sexual intercourse, decreased lubrication and lessened sexual
gratification. Women with vaginal atrophy also tend to suffer from more urinary tract infections and
Treatment of vaginal atrophy
Previously, the main treatment option for vaginal atrophy was the application of oestrogen creams
into the vagina. However many woman, such as those who have clotting disorders or a history of
breast cancer, are not able to use hormone replacement products.
Laser treatment now provides an exciting new alternative.
What is RenovaLase™?
RenovaLase™ is an effective, safe, non-surgical and virtually painless procedure using an Er:YAG
It is an effective treatment for vaginal atrophy, which can also be used in combination with other
measures such as vaginal creams and pessaries.
RenovaLase™ is a simple walk-in walk-out procedure, with no down time required. There is no
preparation required prior to treatment, and there is no need for pain-killers, antibiotics or any other
medications after treatment.
Advantages of RenovaLase™?
The RenovaLase™ laser is a safe, complication-free treatment which provides extremely effective
relief from many of the symptoms of vaginal atrophy.
RenovaLase™ doesn’t involve injections, cutting, bleeding or sutures.
Most women do not feel any pain during the procedure. There can be a sensation of heat at times,
but this can be easily relieved by a local anaesthetic gel.
No down time
It is truly a walk in and walk out procedure, with no preparation required prior to the treatment and
no disruption to activities afterwards.
There are no reported problems with treatment. There’s no need for pain killers or antibiotics
How does RenovaLase™ work?
RenovaLase™ stimulates the vaginal walls promoting blood flow and the formation of new
collagen. This restores the vaginal mucosa and rehydrates the vaginal walls.
Are there any side effects?
There are no long term complications following a RenovaLaseTM treatment.
In fact, the vast majority of women experience no side effects at all.
A small number of women (less than 1 in 20) might experience minor issues such as a stronger
than usual vaginal discharge, a little bit of spot bleeding, some redness or a slight pain. None of
these issues are likely to last more than a few days.