IPL FACIAL - FIJI SKIN
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IPL Treatment for Skin Rejuvenation

The IPL Light has specific wavelengths that target different skin concerns. For example, shorter wavelengths of light are used to treat the blood supply to the sebaceous gland which reduces oil and sebum production which in turn reduces acne breakouts. These shorter wavelengths are also effective at treating pigmentation, sun damage and getting rid of spider veins on the face.

OUR TREATMENT

To stimulate new collagen and elastin production longer wavelengths are used which are similar to those that are used for IPL hair removal. These wavelengths provide complete skin rejuvenation by reducing fine lines and wrinkles, skin tightening as well as improving the texture of the skin.

All IPL treatments require a consultation and patch test to discuss client skin concerns and treatment suitability. The patch test is required to see how your skin responds and to determine the settings needed for a full IPL treatment. Patch Tests are required 7 days before treatment

OUR TREATMENTS

WHAT TO
EXPECT

IPL uses light energy to target a certain colour in your skin.

When the skin is heated, your body gets rid of the unwanted cells, and that gets rid of the thing you’re being treated for. Unlike lasers, an IPL device sends out more than one wavelength of pulsating light. It can treat a range of skin conditions at the same time.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

HOW LONG DOES IT LAST?

Are you Suitable for IPL Laser Treatments?
Unfortunately, IPL Light treatments are not suitable for all skin types. This is why we prescribe Obagi Medical Skin Care as we can achieve all the amazing benefits of IPL but using skincare at home in a similar time period of 14 weeks to transform your skin.

HOW OFTEN SHOULD I HAVE IT DONE ?

Please see the Fitzpatrick scale below to see suitability for IPL.
IPL can only treat Fitzpatrick 1-3 for Pigmentation and Red veins
IPL can only treat Fitzpatrick 1-4 for skin rejuvenation

IS IT PERMANENT?

To stimulate new collagen and elastin production longer wavelengths are used which are similar to those that are used for IPL hair removal. These wavelengths provide complete skin rejuvenation by reducing fine lines and wrinkles, skin tightening as well as improving the texture of the skin.

More Details

IPL is similar to a laser treatment. However, a laser focuses just one wavelength of light at your skin, while IPL releases light of many different wavelengths, like a photo flash.

The light from IPL is more scattered and less focused than a laser. IPL penetrates down to the second layer of your skin (dermis) without harming the top layer (epidermis), so it causes less damage to your skin.

You begin to see a change in your face within a week to 10 days and on the other treated areas of your body within 6-8 weeks.

To successfully rejuvenate your skin with IPL, we usually 3-6 appointments, one month apart.

Aftercare