IPL Photofacial is a one-of-a-kind treatment that allows patients to target pesky skin concerns such as sun damage, hyperpigmentations, wrinkles and fine lines and acne scars. This quick and easy treatment works from the inside of the skin to regenerate new collagen production all while enhancing the texture of the skin at the same time.
Non-Invasive Skin Care Treatment For Smooth, Glowing Skin
What Is an IPL Photofacial?
An IPL Photofacial is a type of treatment that enhances the look of the skin by using intensely pulsed light (IPL) technology. The IPL procedure we offer at our clinic is called a Lumecca Photofacial which may heal acne, brighten the skin, increase collagen synthesis, and reduce broken capillaries.
IPL Photofacials are a flexible treatment option for a variety of skin issues, including hyperpigmentation, dark spots, rosacea, and more, with little to no pain and little to no downtime.
How Does an IPL Photofacial Work?
Intense pulsed light technology is used in an IPL Photofacial to target and treat certain skin issues. The Lumecca handpiece is used to apply light pulses to the skin during the procedure, which causes the targeted skin cells to absorb the light. As a result of this process, the cells heat up and degrade, which triggers the body’s inherent healing mechanisms and results in the production of fresh, healthy skin cells.
A device that aids in the efficient and secure delivery of IPL technology is the Optimas platform by InMode. The handpiece and platform work together to give precise, focused light bursts that may enhance skin look, lessen hyperpigmentation, smooth out small lines and wrinkles, and more.
What Can IPL Photofacial Help With?
IPL Photofacial is a flexible cosmetic procedure that may address a variety of skin issues. IPL Photofacials are often used to lessen the appearance of age spots, sun damage, and other blemishes. IPL photofacial targets the pigmented skin cells and destroys them, resulting in a more uniform skin tone and a decrease in the visibility of aging on the skin.
In addition to treating hyperpigmentation, IPL photofacials may assist with improving skin texture, minimizing the visibility of acne scars, and minimizing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
What to Expect Right After the Treatment
It is common to have a little redness and swelling in the treated region after receiving an IPL Photofacial treatment; these side effects might resemble a very light sunburn. Additionally, any pigmented patches or regions of hyperpigmentation may look darker right away after treatment; nonetheless, this is a typical occurrence and proves that the treatment is effective.
You can resume your regular activities right away after treatment since these side effects should go away within a few hours to a few days. That said, avoiding the sun’s rays and using sunscreen are essential for protecting your skin as it recovers.
How Long Until You Can See Your IPL Photofacial Results?
You can see the first effects of an IPL Photofacial within a few days when any redness or discoloration starts to disappear. As the skin continues to mend and produce new collagen, it may take several weeks before the full results of the therapy are noticeable. After a series of 3-5 sessions spaced several weeks apart, the majority of individuals have the greatest outcomes from their treatment.
Book Your IPL Photofacial at FG Aesthetics & Medicine
Ready to enhance the look of your skin from the inside-out? Book your IPL Photofacial with our medical experts at FG Aesthetics & Medicine by simply giving us a call or filling out a contact form with your information!