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.




a multi-purpose platform that provides a  range of popular treatments.

Icon: a suite of treatments all in one place

The Icon system offers industry-leading IPL and laser therapies, as well as Skintel(tm), the industry’s only live melanin reader. Developed with safety and efficacy in mind, these features provide the confidence you need and the results patients want for:

  • Facial vessel clearance and pigment reduction
  • Surgical and acne scar treatment
  • Stretch mark treatment
  • Wrinkle reduction
  • Leg vein clearance
  • Permanent hair reduction
  • Fractional skin resurfacing

Palomar Icon by Cynosure is a top of the line complete aesthetic system with the latest laser technology that offers safe and effective results that can be performed in just minutes with you back to your daily routine the same day.

The innovation behind the Palomar Icon by Cynosure provides several benefits that other lasers don’t offer including:

  • Skintel Melanin Reader: A revolutionary device that determines the average melanin density of skin prior to treatment.
  • Advanced Contact CoolingTM: Cooling maintains the temperature at 5° Celsius during treatments for enhanced comfort and skin protection.
  • Various Microlenses for customized treatments:

XFTM Microlens: High-speed, non-ablative fractional resurfacing with increased surface coverage typically allows for a full face, one-pass treatment in less than 15 minutes.

XDTM Microlens: Non-ablative fractional resurfacing that uses point compression and unique lens design to allow for a greater depth of penetration.

  • AccuSpectrumTM: Dual filters minimize unnecessary epidermal exposure, enhancing client comfort.
  • Photon RecyclingTM: Maximizes treatment results by reducing energy loss.
  • Smooth PulseTM: Proprietary light delivery system that allows for the usage of greater amounts of energy.
  • Power: Delivering maximum effective energy of over 350 joules, Icon is the most powerful laser and optimized light aesthetic platform.

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