This is the perfect time to get a photo facial done. Photo Facial uses IPL (Intense Pulse Light) to diminish dark spots and other signs of premature aging for a more youthful, radiant complexion.
Am I a good candidate for this treatment?
The best candidate is someone who has an uneven complexion with signs of discoloration or visible veins on their skin. Photo facial treatments may also work to improve the look of fine lines.
How many IPL photo facial treatments will I need?
Most patients receive 4-5 treatments per area. The exact number will depend on each individual person and the area being treated.
How far apart or often are IPL photo facial treatments done?
Ipl treatments are done 3 weeks apart.
How long do photo facial treatments take?
One session usually lasts 15-20 minutes, depending on the area being treated.
What does a IPL treatment feel like?
The IPL treatment feels like a light snap or flick on the surface of the skin.
Is the IPl treatment painful?
The applicator has a cooling feature built into it to make the treatment as comfortable as possible, but you might feel a bit of discomfort if you’re treating a more sensitive area, like the upper lip. If you find it too uncomfortable, let the operator know and they can adjust the treatment accordingly.
How will I feel after a photo facial treatment?
Your skin may feel warm, like a sunburn, and can remain red for anywhere from a few hours to a day. Be sure to follow instructions for before and after your treatment.
How long will photo facial results last?
It really depends on how your skin reacts to the treatment and how you care for your skin afterward. For example, if you protect your skin from the sun, the results will last longer. We recommend one touch-up session every 3-6 months, depending on your skin responds to the treatment.
Is there any downtime for photo facials?
There is no downtime. You can return to your daily schedule immediately after your treatment.
If I got a treatment on my face can I apply makeup on after it?
Yes, you can apply makeup immediately after your IPL photo facial treatment, but make sure you put on sunscreen first.
For more questions call us at 972-707-8128