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Acne Treatment with Intense Pulsated Light (IPL)


Along with changes in physique and vocal cords, one of the most common signs of puberty is acne. Acne is the formation of small pimples that show up on a person’s face when they go through hormonal changes and disappear after some time. However, these pimples and blemishes can be problematic if they show up after you have grown up. Acne makes your skin appear worn, and it also affects your overall appearance.

 

When it comes to effective acne treatment methods, intense pulsated light or IPL is the talk of town. Besides getting rid of acne marks, IPL is also a useful treatment for sun damage and discoloration. The therapy works by targeting pigment cells with light pulses, thus getting rid of skin discoloration and blemishes. The IPL treatment rejuvenates your skin and also makes it look smooth and fresh.

IPL Treatment for Acne Scars

For people who are conscious of their appearance, the brown and red scars caused by acne are a significant source of discomfort. The IPL treatment, which is also known as photo facial, gets rid of these marks in a completely non-invasive manner. People who undergo this treatment are found happier, and more confident about their appearance than they were before.

How Does an IPL Treatment Work?

Before the initiation of the IPL treatment, the professionals apply a gel onto your skin. Once the gel and been applied, the treatment begins. With a session lasting for 10 to fifteen minutes, an average IPL treatment requires not more than 4 to 5 sessions. More maximum results, combining IPL treatments with other skin treatments such as laser therapies and topical therapies.

Are IPL Treatments Just for Acne Treatment?

 Intense pulsated light treatments are a great way of dealing with active acne breakouts. Using specifically aimed wavelengths of light, an IPL professional kills bacteria causing acne and also removes the redness in the affected areas. But that is not all. IPL treatments are a great way of dealing with a variety of skin conditions such as sunspots and Rosacea. Being innovative and painless way acne and acne-related problems, IPL treatments have become increasingly popular. These treatments not only do away with acne but also get rid of the unsightly marks acne leaves behind.

What Happens After an IPL Treatment?

It is not uncommon for you to experience some redness on your skin after an IPL treatment, but there is undoubtedly no downtime. Speaking of redness, the redness that shows up after An IPL treatment can be masked by slight makeup, and after some time, vanishes. As discussed earlier, a session of IPL treatment lasts only for 10 to 15 minutes, after which one can resume their routine activities. To make the most out of an IPL session, it is better to keep your skin moisturized.

 

Want to have your acne treated by some of the best professionals, in a clean and hygienic environment? PB Med Spa is the place to be. We combine the latest technology with years of expertise to provide you with the right value for your money. To benefit from our amazing services now, feel free to visit our website, or call now at 718-444-4468