Quick and effective treatment signs of aging, including brown spots and broken capillaries. Produce a smoother skin appearance. It will usually take 3-6 treatments to see a significant result and treatments. Treatment is done once a month.
What is IPL?
Our advanced IPL technology allows us to safely, easily, and effectively treat many benign pigmentation and vascular skin lesions painlessly on an out-patient basis.
How do IPL treatments work?
IPL treatments are performed with a non-invasive medical system that uses intense pulsed light therapy to reduce melanin, the dark pigment in your skin.
The light energy is gently delivered to your skin in pulses, through a delicate, computer-controlled hand piece. After your IPL treatment, the treatment vein, lesion or hair will gradually fade and slowly disappear.
Are IPL treatment safe?
Yes, IPL system have been used successfully in hundreds of thousands of treatments. IPL allows your doctor to customized each treatment to your specific skin type and condition being treated. This flexible, interactive approach to treatment cannot be reached using any other non-invasive treatment currently available.
Do IPL treatment hurt?
Some patients say they feel a slight sting, like the snap of a rubber band on the skin, followed by the feeling of sunburn. However, anesthetics are not necessary.
What conditions can IPL treat?
- Age Spots
- Sun Spots
- Seborrheic Keratoses
- Port Wine Stains
- Spider Veins
How many treatments are required?
This depends on the size, location, depth and the color of your lesion. Spider Veins on the face and age spots generally do well with one or two treatments, while darker or deeper birthmarks may require additional treatments. Port wine stains, hemangiomas and leg veins usually experience satisfactory results from IPL treatments, although as many as four to eight treatments sessions may be required. Each session usually last a 15-20 minutes. Treatments should be placed 4 to 8 weeks apart to allow your body to remove the maximum amount of pigments cells; in most cases, can vary from person to person. You will continue to see a lightening of your lesion after each treatments as your body disposes of the pigmentation cells.
Disclaimer: Results may vary from person to person