Lumenis Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) treatment is a breakthrough technology to repair freckles, brown spots, broken capillaries and dullness associated with photodamage. It soothes redness and boosts collagen production on the face, neck, chest, arms and hands for a brighter, youthful look. The procedure is very safe, with low risk of side effects and no downtime – perfect for active lifestyles. A series of 2 to 5 treatments at 4-week intervals is recommended for best results. Treatments are adjusted to fit your skin type.

This is the perfect facial treatment before a special occasion or having photographs taken. A photofacial instantly hydrates and brightens the skin, giving it a more youthful appearance. Our contact cooling technology will keep you comfortable throughout the entire procedure. With our advanced IPL technology we can:

  • Reduce pore size and appearance

  • Safely remove age spots and sun spots

  • Safely reduce broken capillaries

  • Reduce the appearance of Rosacea

Pre & Post Treatment Instructions

Before IPL Photofacial Treatment

  • Avoid use of Accutane for 6-9 months prior to treatment.

  • Avoid tanning treatment area including tanning beds, spray tan and the sun for a minimum of six weeks.

  • Stop use of exfoliants (including Renova, Glycolic Acid) on treatment area one week before treatment.

  • Avoid makeup on an area to be treated.

  • You may not proceed with this treatment if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

  • If you have a history of oral herpes, you must pre-treat with an anti-viral three days before your scheduled visit.

  • Dermal fillers or other injectables should not be done within 2 weeks before treatment.

  • Avoid chemical or mechanical irritants 1 week prior to treatment. 

After IPL Photofacial Treatment

  • Avoid direct sunlight. Use sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher.

  • Do not apply makeup until redness has subsided.

  • Use cool water and gentle cleansers for 48 hours.

  • Avoid use of exfoliants for one week after your treatment.

  • Avoid microdermabrasion and acid peels one week after your treatment.

  • Avoid chemical or mechanical irritants 1 week after treatment.