How does IPL Work?
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), uses gentle pulses of intense, optimized light to treat several applications such as undesirable pigment and blood vessels, undesirable hair (Depilation) and it can also stimulate the production of collagen and new skin cells. The result is a more even-coloured skin tone, smaller pore size, softer and smoother skin, radiant complexion, and an overall revitalized appearance.
You can use IPL for specific treatments independently as Hair removal, pigmentation, vessels, etc. or you can choose to treat your skin in general for an integral overall enhanced appearance. Your doctor will help you to build the best treatment package based on your needs and goals.
- Freckles and Age Spots
- Acne Marks
- Facial Capillaries
- Facial Redness (including Rosacea)
- Fine Wrinkles
- Pore Size
It requires no anesthesia and there is no down time after treatment. A series of 4-7 treatments is recommended to obtain the best result.
IPL Hair Removal
Gently removes unwanted hair, putting an end to the routine shaving and waxing. It also helps your skin fell smoother and with a silkier look. FDP(Fast Delivery Pulse): This new technology transcends the older and painful hair removal treatments to deliver long lasting results by the use if multiple fast pulses on each treatment achieving faster and more comfortable sessions.
– Does it hurt?
Most people feel little to no discomfort during the procedures.
– How quickly will I recover?
You can resume regular daily activities right away and start to see some improvement immediately.
– What can I expect following the treatment?
Typically, most people experience a mild, sunburn-like sensation, possibly accompanied by some minor swelling, immediately following the treatment. This usually lasts anyware from 2 to 24 hours. Ask your doctor to discuss other possible side effects and the necessary post-treatment care for you.
– What is Photo-rejuvenation?
It is a cosmetic treatment that uses gentle pulses of intense, optimized light to treat undesirable pigment and vessels which can occur as a result of aging and lifestyle choices.
– What types of results can I expect?
You can expect to see a decrease in the appearance of skin pigment and vessels for a more even skin tone after a couple treatments.
– How long does the treatment take?
For Hair removal sessions it can vary from as little as 15 min to 45 min/session, your doctor would recommend the best session time to optimize your treatment and results. In photo rejuvenation sessions can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area and type of skin.
– How many treatments will I need?
you can see some improvement after the first treatment. Depending on the severity of your conditions, several treatments may be necessary to achieve your best results. On average most of the application after 4-8 treatments can achieve permanent and visible results.
– Can men and women be treated with IPL?
Yes, from Hair removal to rejuvenation this technology can be used by men and women without any problem.
– Is my skin color suitable for these treatments?
All skin colors within the classification I to V are suitable for treatment, if you have doubts about certain condition on your skin, ask your doctor who will kindly explain your options and limitations.