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IPL Therapy Treatments ~ Ouch!

IPL therapy is not for the meek. Have you ever stretched a rubber band to its limits, then started to grab him repeatedly all over your face? Yowhee! The first thing you need to know about an IPL therapy treatment is that it can hurt! It is highly recommended that you use the numbing cream prior to any ILP therapy or WARNING ~ each zap is going to hurt.

So what is a treatment IPL intensive pulse light ” How?

The small rectangular-shaped wand, rather like an ingenious flashlight with a small vacuum cleaner type hose attached to a big huge machine that hums merrily on the floor behind, zaps the targeted area of the skin when a button is pressed. You get a little dark opaque glasses to protect your eyes before a thick layer of nice cold gel is applied to the skin as protection before any zapping.

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The zapping is followed immediately by a flash of bright light and a sense of fitting into the skin. Depending on your pain tolerance and if you decided to use the numbing cream, the rupture may feel like a rubber band stretched to its large "limits then launched against your skin, Yeow!

If your skin has been numbed, zap the movie feels like a tiny bit of a finger. The discomfort is tolerable, but trust me, the numbing cream is the way to go … Why be uncomfortable?

IPL treatments work?

Intensive Care pulse of light are used for a variety of skin conditions, skin tightening and hair removal, depending on the wavelength of the laser.

For photorejuvenation, IPL treatment is used to fix the damaged areas of skin as a result of hyperpigmentation. IPL treatment is extremely effective in getting rid of age spots rosacea, and red, blotchy skin, really.

Professional laser treatments facial delivers instant gratification to improve skin tone, although there are new options for home facial laser treatments that are promising. Did you know that three to four laser treatments at home are widely regarded as a professional equal treatment?

After an IPL therapy treatment, your face can be a little swollen in places and you will probably notice some spots ranging from minor redness for small brown spots. Instead of being horrified, rejoice! This is evidence that the treatment is working effectively.

You will notice that the areas on your skin that discolor the most are the areas where you will see once again that improves the color fades in a week or so. The discoloration can be significant enough that if you look at your skin in a mirror, he appears as his face was dotted with little spots of mud. This is an excellent sign that all the age spots and damaged areas of the skin will disappear when the skin recovers from treatment.

It is also recommended by some experts in IPL therapy treatment to a facial peel a week or so after the treatment is useful for getting rid of the discoloration.

IPL treatments are effective "in improving appearance?"

Although the results are visible immediately after the first treatment, several IPL treatments (which are not cheap by the way), are usually necessary to eradicate all the age spots, sun damaged skin, spider veins and rosacea.

However, the final results are simply amazing! Age spots, GONE! Spider veins across the bridge of his nose, GONE! cheeked, GONE! Discoloration under the eye, GONE! It is truly amazing to see all the damaged areas of stubborn skin literally disappear.

Did you know that IPL treatments also reduce the size of pores, and stimulates collagen so that the skin becomes firmer and more fat with healthier skin cells? All this helps your skin look so good and feeling great!

The best feature of IPL therapy is that it works … wonderfully in fact! (And you use the numbing cream, is not it uncomfortable.)

And remember, no need to be removed from the ceiling after the IPL zaps you, just slather on the numbing cream and you’ll be fine. Reclaiming a vision of beauty is just zaps away.

Here is an example of Intense Pulse Light treatment