Photorejuvenation is the term used to describe an IPL treatment which delivers a broad spectrum of light onto the surface of your skin. This light penetrates the tissue and damages the pigmented regions of your skin. The body’s natural response is to remove the injured tissue giving your skin a more even tone and texture.
IPL skin care treatments are typically conducted in series of appointments, at four week intervals. You will notice a difference in your skin after only few sessions. If you’ve been looking for a non-invasive solution to freshening up your skin and enjoying an even skin tone, consider these additional IPL benefits:
IPL treatment is gentle and more customisable than many other skin treatments and can be used to treat:
There are some common (and indeed, expected) side effects with all IPL rejuvenation procedures:
We recommend between 1 and 5 sessions to see long-term improvement for most clients.
The procedure takes about 20 minutes in total.
Although there is a definite sensation, there is little or no actual pain.
You'll have a 'healthy glow' about you, similar to that produced by a vigorous workout (though you've only been sitting down!). Brown spots and pigmented areas will turn darker after the treatment, and the body will then break down the melanin which has been released over the next few weeks.
Do not sun-bathe for at least three days after your treatment