Crystal-512 is an apparatus which is mainly used for hair removal, but an experienced Beautician is able to benefit from other effective skin treatments. Crystal-512 was introduced in the year 2000 and quickly gained much appreciation in many markets due to its incomparable Cost-Effectiveness and the simplicity of operation. Crystal-512 is based on Active's patented GEM-PL technology (Geometrical Energy Management) which is a unique way to deliver energy to a predetermined target. The GEM technology manages to concentrate a bulk of energy in a geometrical plane positioned under the skin while other IPL and laser machines scatter much of the energy on the skin. The GEM precise positioning enables selective targeting of hair follicles, pigments, vascular lesions and acne, with minimal discomfort to the patient. Crystal-512 is computer controlled and offers 12 operating programs. The setup information is shown on a wide LCD display and only three push buttons are used to operate the device. Broadband Handpiece One Universal, Computer Controlled Handpiece, is designed to perform a range of treatments. The larger the spot size, the more efficient and fast the treatment is. Crystal's spot size is amongst the largest in the market, enabling fast and safe treatments.