Lumecca IPL Photorejuvenation is an innovative treatment that removes unwanted brown spots and redness on the skin, while also tightening and smoothing the overall appearance. It’s one of the best treatments to address the effects of aging on the skin. A lot of people have questions about this treatment so we’ve answered some of the most common ones!
What conditions does IPL treat?
IPL can be used to address a number of skin issues. It can be used to treat sun damage, melasma, brown spots, facial veins, rosacea, acne, mild scarring, fine lines, dull complexion, and radiation damage from the environment.
How should I prepare for my IPL appointment?
Preparing for an upcoming IPL appointment is fairly easy. The treatment works best on skin that is not tanned or has been exposed to intense sun for the past 30 days. This means that you may not want to schedule an IPL treatment a few days after you return from a tropical vacation.
How many IPL treatments are needed?
Lumecca IPL is the best on the market. We typically recommend 1 to 3 treatments depending on the location and issues you’re looking to address. This is half of the number of treatments that other IPL devices require!
How long do IPL treatments take?
The great news is that IPL treatments usually only take around 30 minutes per body area. So if you’re only looking to treat one or two areas you won’t have to be here long! If you’re doing multiple sessions you’ll need to wait 3 to 4 weeks in between for the best results.
How long does it take to see results?
It can take a bit for the full results of IPL to be apparent. On average results can be seen in as little as 7 to 14 days after each treatment.
What areas can be treated using IPL?
Any part of the body with uneven or blemished skin can be treated used IPL. The most commonly treated areas are the face, chest, neck, and hands. These areas tend to see more sun and can benefit from IPL treatments.
Is there any IPL aftercare?
There are a few things clients should avoid doing after an IPL treatment. We recommend staying out of the sun for 2 to 4 weeks as this will impact results. It’s also best to avoid wearing makeup for around 12 hours after your appointment. Try to avoid excessive heat as well as this may irritate your skin.
Have more questions about IPL Photorejuvenation or ready to book an appointment? Contact us today!