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.