Does your face look tired and worn? Would you like to look younger and refreshed? If so, then a cosmetic procedure called IPL, Intense Pulse Light foto facial treatment can rejuvenate in your appearance in just under an hour. IPL can also treat age spots, acne scarring, wrinkles, fine lines and other skin blemishes.

The IPL Procedure

Before your IPL procedure your cosmetic dermatologist will apply a cold gel and you will be given protective eyewear. Next, the surface of the IPL hand piece will be applied to your skin. Light is administered to the skin surface in pulses. In most cases there is minimal to no pain.

The IPL procedure takes about 20 minutes, you can go back to work and normal activities immediately afterwards.

Changes are gradual after IPL treatments. Your cosmetic dermatologist will suggest four to six IPL treatments that will be scheduled at three-week intervals. The amount of treatments that you require will depend on your specific needs. After a treatment, you should begin to see the texture of your skin improving, decreased redness, more even color, and younger looking more rejuvenated skin.

Intense Pulse Light treatment does not damage the epidermis. You may experience minimal pain during the procedure but no recovery time. You should discuss all of the risks and benefits of IPL with your physician.

IPL cost can vary, but in most instances the cost runs between $300-$600 per treatment depending on where you live. Which is very reasonable for a non-invasive facial rejuvenation procedure that will leave you looking refreshed and younger looking.

If you are interested in Intense Pulse Light therapy, you should contact a cosmetic dermatologist in your area today. Learn more about the procedure and if you are a good candidate for Lipodissolve or other cosmetic procedures.

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