IPL treatment of acne
It works with intense pulsed light through a beam of light with a wavelength of 400 to 650 nm, which kills the bacteria that cause acne. This treatment method is suitable for the treatment of severe acne, especially in the face and back. The results are noticeable after the first treatment and repeat the procedure several times at intervals of 14 days.
Contraindications include epilepsy, acute heart disease, diabetes, oral herpes or herpes zoster. Procedure and results of intense pulsed light treatments. The skin should not be tanned and avoid tanning beds or sun protection creams 4 to 6 weeks before treatment. The treatment is performed under local anesthesia using an anesthetic cream, but can also be performed without anesthetic. The procedure takes 20 to 45 minutes. The skin will be red and swollen, so cold compresses are adequate and the reaction will disappear within two days. You need protection from the sun for 6 weeks. The intense pulsed light can significantly improve acne, but can not always eliminate all symptoms.
Imaging reducing the effects of sun damage.
IPL is the gold standard for Photorejuvenation. This FDA-cleared, patented technology provides dramatic results for a variety of benign conditions, including age spots, sun-induced freckles, symptoms of rosacea, birthmarks, unsightly veins, acne scarring and other blemishes – even unwanted hair!
What is IPL Photorejuvenation?
IPL Photorejuvenation is a non-invasive treatment that uses Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) to erase the signs of ageing from the face, neck, chest, and hands. A typical treatment programme includes four to six sessions of about 1 hour each, performed 1 week or 15 days in intervals, depending on the kind of skin. After each treatment, facial hygiene is essential, a sun block is indispensable and also a personalized home treatment.
What can IPL Photorejuvenation treat?
IPL Photorejuvenation has the specific capacity to treat many symptoms of ageing skin on your entire face in each treatment session. Among these are fine lines, red blemishes, broken blood vessels, pigment discoloration such as freckles and age spots, enlarged pores, coarse or rough skin, loss of skin tone and elasticity, and general sun damage. The result is a youthful, smooth and revitalized facial appearance. IPL can also treat spots, discoloured areas and other tell-tale signs of aging on your hands, chest and neck.
Patients have a high degree of satisfaction with their results.
You will see results in the complexion and the skin texture of the entire face and will be able to return to your normal routine and activities immediately.