What is intense pulsed light (IPL)?
IPL uses a combined technology to treat a range of skin concerns including hair removal, skin pigmentation, thread veins and rosacea. IPL using Radio-Frequency to specifically target the concern and help to improve skin quality and tone.
Can I have IPL?
IPL is safest when treating Caucasian skin that has not got a tan. Darker skin types are much safer to treat with phototherapy treatment or skin creams.
How many sessions are required?
The number of sessions required depends on each individual basis, however most require between 3-6 treatments performed monthly.
Is IPL painful?
IPL is best described as an elastic band pinging on the skin, treatment is uncomfortable but manageable and the treatment takes between 7-10 minutes.