IPL Photofacial

A reasonable appearance is something numerous individuals need, yet even with the most fastidious skincare routine, flaw free skin can be hard to accomplish. Photo rejuvenation, which utilizes Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) innovation, can help lessen the presence of the absolute most basic skin burdens, including earthy colored spots, melasma, broken vessels and sun harm. This insignificantly obtrusive skin strategy can likewise regard indications of maturing, for example, wrinkles or age spots. There’s next to no recuperation time and scarcely any results, making it a famous skin treatment.
  • Treatment Area(s): Face
  • Treatment Benefit(s): Skin rejuvenation
  • Treatment Time: 30-60 min
  • Pain Level: ~Zero
  • Recovery Time: ~Zero
A reasonable appearance is something numerous individuals need, yet even with the most fastidious skincare routine, flaw free skin can be hard to accomplish. Photo rejuvenation, which utilizes Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) innovation, can help lessen the presence of the absolute most basic skin burdens, including earthy colored spots, melasma, broken vessels and sun harm. This insignificantly obtrusive skin strategy can likewise regard indications of maturing, for example, wrinkles or age spots. There’s next to no recuperation time and scarcely any results, making it a famous skin treatment.

How is a IPL / Photo rejuvenation procedure performed?

Photo rejuvenation utilizes a novel method known as beat light treatment to treat skin imperfections. Basically, this innovation sparkles brilliant, serious light on different pieces of the skin. You will wear an eye cover to shield your eyes from the light, and your primary care physician will utilize a bit of gear called an IPL gadget, which incorporates a device with a glass or laser surface. This device is squeezed to the risky territories of the body, discharging a light that warms up collagen underneath the skin, urging the body to deliver a greater amount of this helpful protein. Improved collagen creation can fill in almost negligible differences or wrinkles on the face just as some shallow skin inflammation scars. IPL innovation likewise decreases flushing and staining on the skin.

How Long Will the Results Last?

The length of your photo rejuvenation results will rely to a great extent upon the kinds of flaws you are treating, just as how enormous of a zone or the number of regions you wish to improve. For fundamental IPL medicines, most patients should go through two to six methods dispersed a month separated. Photo rejuvenation can regularly altogether lessen pigmentation issues, for example, earthy colored spots, flushing, or insect veins for a significant stretch of time. Nonetheless, the strategy doesn’t prevent the skin from maturing, so it’s conceivable that new wrinkles or flaws will show up over the long run. Consequently, a few patients decide to go through beat light treatment on numerous occasions over a time of quite a long while.

Risk:

One reason photo rejuvenation is so well known is on the grounds that it conveys not many dangers. Your particular dangers will be talked about during your interview. Dangers explicit to photo rejuvenation are delineated beneath:
  • Most patients will encounter slight consuming after the system, and some will see light scabbing, rankling, or crusting. These issues are ordinary and will ordinarily die down inside a couple of days, however on the off chance that they endure it’s significant that you connect with your specialist.
  • Rarely, patients will encounter wounding, slight dying, or scarring, however these issues normally possibly emerge if medicines are dispersed excessively intently together, or after unnecessary utilization of IPL innovation
  • People who are living with the herpes simplex infection may find that IPL medicines can instigate a flare-up. Antiviral drug used to treat this condition can help decrease the odds of flare-ups provoked by photo rejuvenation.

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FAQ's

IPL Photofacial are either applied topically or injected superficially into the skin. So they are generally very safe if operated by a well-trained professional. 
Depending on the different types of IPL Photofacials and delivery procedures, it can be painless, with minor discomfort, or with bearable pain. If injected with needles, a numbing cream is required prior to the treatment and it will still hurt a little but is bearable in most cases. If injected with the U225 device, our state-of-the-art mesotherapy gun (or mesogun), you will experience minor discomfort if numbing cream is not applied or nearly zero pain if numbing cream is applied. It is completely painless if injected with JetPeel, our non-invasive, needleless procedure. Last, topical application won’t hurt, however, before the IPL Photofacial are applied, the microneedling or micro-channeling procedure to create microscopic punctures on the skin might introduce minor discomfort.
It depends on the delivery method to be used. For the needles and microneedling, the downtime can be 1-3 days. In this case, you might experience some pinkness, tenderness, and/or minor swelling or bruise immediately after the treatment, which should be resolved within 3 days. For the U225 mesotherapy gun and micro-channeling, it would be zero downtime to 1 day. If JetPeel is used, there is no downtime.
A typical IPL Photofacial treatment program requires 3 sessions to show optimal results and is normally performed 3-4 weeks apart. After these 3 initial treatments are completed, maintenance treatments are recommended every 3-6 months.
One IPL Photofacial treatment session takes 30-60 min depending on the volume of the booster and delivery procedure.
Results become visible 1-2 weeks after the treatment, which will improve with every treatment session.
After the 3 initial treatments are done, the results typically last for about six to twelve months, depending on the individual’s lifestyle, age, and skin type.
It depends on the types of IPL Photofacial and delivery procedure, as well as the number of treatment sessions needed. Contact us about our IPL Photofacial package deals!

A IPL Photofacial treatment is a low-risk procedure. The main issues are swelling and bruising if needles or microneedling are used.

Pre-treatment instructions:

  • To reduce the risk of bruising, avoid taking blood-thinning medications/supplements for one week before your appointment, e.g., Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Vitamin E, and fish oil. Do not stop the medication if recommended to take for medical reasons.
  • Avoid heavy alcohol consumption 24 hrs prior to your appointment.
  • Arrive makeup free.

Post-treatment instructions:

  • Do not apply makeup for approximately 24 hours.
  • Avoid heavy exercise 24 hrs post-treatment.
  • Avoid restarting ‘active skincare’ products e.g. Retinol, AHA/BHAs, for 3 days post-treatment.
  • Avoid chemical peels and laser or radio-frequency treatments for 14 days.
  • Avoid exposure to UV, and extreme heat such as sauna, steam rooms, sun beds, etc.
  • Use paracetamol to reduce discomfort if needed.
  • Use Arnica tablets/gel or Vitamin K to help reduce bruising if needed.

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