Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) is used to treat a variety of skin conditions including uneven skin tone, pigmented lesions, rosacea and can even improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. At Grace Riley, we use the Venus Versa system which utilizes Smart Pulse technology to ensure precise and consistent energy through advanced pulse optimization. No Downtime! people with skin types V-VI as well as asian skin types will require test site one week prior to scheduled procedure to evaluate for adverse reactions.
After Care Instructions
Avoid tanning before, during and after treatments.
Use at least 30 spf to protect skin from the suns harmful rays
Avoid hot baths, massage, saunas, scrubbing of the skin, vigorous exercise, or microneedling 2 (two) days after the procedure.
Pigmented lesions will appear darker and start of flake off the skin. this is an expected outcome.
Metal or other implanted objects in the treatment areas.
History of cancer specifically skin cancer, undergoing cancer treatments, or pre malignant moles
Pregnancy or nursing
Diseases that may be stimulated by light. i.e. SLE, porphyria, herpes simplex, and epilepsy
Poorly controlled endocrine disorders i.e. diabetes or Pcos
Any active conditions such as sores, psoriasis, or eczema
History of skin disorders, keloids, abnormal wound healing, dry fragile skin, or vitiligo
Use of Accutane within the last six months