Laser treatments or IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) focuses on non-ablative light sources that do not damage the surface of your skin but cause visible improvement of fine lines and wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin. Using light (IPL) as a medical treatment has increased significantly in the last years with a series of devices that use various types of light for a growing number of cosmetic treatments and cosmetic procedures.

The IPL skin rejuvenation treatment also called photo rejuvenation is a non-invasive procedure that uses a machine working on intense pulsed light. The IPL technology available at Renew Skin & Health Clinic differs from other laser treatments as it offers a non-ablative solution to improve the texture, quality, color and health of your skin.

As mentioned earlier, IPL is not a laser but rather a broad wavelength light that is pulsed into the skin, being able to treat several conditions including thread veins, skin redness (acnea rosacea), age spots, benign brown pigmentation and freckles, offering to the skin a younger look and feel. The treatment can be applied over the body, with the face, neck and decolletage being the most popular areas. Moreover, we, the specialists at Renew Skin & Health Clinic can also take care of the rejuvenation of your hands’ skin as we are perfectly aware their aspect is very important to you!

According to the type and area that needs to be treated but also to the IPL system used, there are several rejuvenation skin treatment procedures that may be recommended by our aesthetician specialist. Your first discussion with him should clearly assess your expectations, your skin type and condition and your medical history. Following this consultation you will determine which IPL rejuvenation procedure best suits your skin and find out all the details relating to it.

The IPL treatment does not require any prior special care, making it numb while you will be wearing special eye protection during the entire procedure that takes between 15 and 30 minutes. Initially, your skin will feel slightly warm, as in the case of mild sunburn, the target area gaining a pinkish color that lasts up to 2 hours after the treatment. If treating pigmentation disorders with IPL, the skin will turn a darker shade, as a tan that lasts for about 3-4 days but which will not create any unaesthetic appearance of your skin. The procedure can be repeated within a few weeks, the desired optimum effects being achieved after 4-6 sessions depending on the skin condition.

After the IPL skin rejuvenation treatment it is very important for you to follow our specialist’s advice to ensure a successful procedure, permanent results and reduce complications. The Renew Skin & Health Clinic specialists may recommend you to moisturize the treated areas on a daily basis by applying professional skin creams containing vitamins C, A and E.

The advantages of these IPL rejuvenation therapies are obvious but to convince yourself, we invite you to schedule a complimentary consultation at Renew Skin & Health Clinic. Here, we help you feel and look young again!