Can You Remove Sun Spots With An IPL Photofacial? 

IPL Photofacial | Rediscover Aesthetics | Mandeville LA

 When you think of cosmetic facial treatments, you might first think of lines and wrinkles that come with age. But many younger men and women also have problems like hyperpigmentation and an uneven skin tone. 

Luckily, some facials can also help with these problems and give people of almost any age a glowing, bright, beautiful complexion. At Rediscover Aesthetics, we are proud to offer the innovative IPL Photofacial to people who want to get rid of sunspots, sun damage, and other skin flaws for cosmetic reasons. 

Find out here what IPL is, how it works, and if it might suit you in this post! 

Why Do Dark & Sunspots Show Up?

Many things can cause dark spots on the skin. Most of the time, more than one thing can cause uneven skin tone or dark spots. Some common reasons for skin spots are:

  • Sun damage
  • Melasma (possibly related to pregnancy or hormones) (perhaps associated with pregnancy or hormones)
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Acne scars
  • Genetics/heredity

Sun exposure is undoubtedly one of the most common things that can lead to dark spots and sun spots on the face and neck.

Is it Possible To Take Away These Spots?

Even though makeup can help hide sun damage and other skin flaws, many patients want a more effective, easy, and long-lasting way to treat their sun-damaged skin. 

IPL photofacial therapy can be an excellent way for these men and women to get rid of sunspots and get more even skin on their faces.

IPL PhotoFacial at Rediscover Aesthetics

At Rediscover Aesthetics, our IPL PhotoFacial can help you in many ways! With this treatment, you can fit the needs of people with sun damage, acne scars, fine lines, and other skin problems. The high-tech tool we use sends short bursts of light energy to your skin to make it look better. 

This non-invasive treatment uses energy to break up the skin’s pigments and stimulate collagen production, making the skin smooth and firm.

IPL PhotoFacial helps with these skin problems:

  • Small lines and creases
  • Rosacea
  • Vascular lesions
  • Spider veins
  • Sunspots
  • Acne scars
  • Freckles
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Discoloration
  • Bigger pores

Our team here at Rediscover Aesthetics pays close attention to every detail. It uses advanced safety protocols to make your treatment as comfortable as possible. Our methods will fix skin problems at their source, not just at the surface. 

Your treatment plan will be made just for you and changed to fit your needs and worries. We’ll look at your skin, discuss what you want, and figure out the best way to treat you. A numbing cream is put on your skin to make you as comfortable as possible. 

We’ll put safety glasses over your eyes to keep you safe. The handheld device is placed on the target area and sends steady bursts of radiofrequency and intense pulsed light energy. It takes thirty minutes to finish the procedure.

How Long Does Results Show?

After IPL therapy, the patient will immediately have some slight redness and swelling. But these mild side effects can be covered with makeup and improved with over-the-counter creams, anti-inflammatory drugs, and other treatments. 

Patients can go back to their normal activities right away after IPL therapy. However, it is essential to keep the skin moist and stay out of the sun while it heals. About 2–5 days later, patients will start to see flaking, which means that the sunspots and hyperpigmentation are coming to the skin’s surface. 

Make sure to let this happen independently and not pick at or scratch the skin. Patients should be able to enjoy their glowing new skin after about a week.

How Many Times Will You Need IPL?

Even though many people are happy with the results of just one IPL photofacial, the best and longest-lasting results come from a series of 4 to 5 IPL sessions, each about a month apart. 

During your first appointment, your provider will look at your skin, discuss your goals, and help you figure out the best way to schedule your treatments.

IPL photofacial can help you get rid of sunspots so you can confidently show off your face without makeup. You may also be a good candidate for IPL therapy if you are tired of covering up dark spots or sun damage and want to feel confident going without makeup. 

Call our helpful staff at Rediscover Aesthetics today to set up a private consultation and learn more about this skin rejuvenation treatment that doesn’t hurt the skin. We can’t wait to help you get the clear skin you deserve with IPL photo facial therapy!

How to Get the Best Treatment for a Photofacial

You don’t have to look far to find excellent dermatology services, like IPL therapy and other cosmetic treatments. Best of all, you don’t have to wait any longer.

As we say, here at Rediscover Aesthetics, we will look at your skin and answer all your questions. If photofacial therapy seems the best way to treat your skin problem, we will work with you to set up IPL treatments that work with your schedule.

You will no longer have to wait days or weeks for IPL treatments. Walk-in Dermatology is here to help you if you want a proven, non-surgical way to improve your appearance and treat sun damage, wrinkles and fine lines, rosacea, enlarged pores, scars, and much more. 

We are open and ready to help you get healthy, glowing skin that makes you look younger. See you here in our clinic! Book an appointment today to explore other services like dermal fillersmicroneedling, and Botox



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