My skin color is olive color. I look hispanic though I am not. I have melasma on the sides of my face due to years of being in the sun. I had 3 IPLs done. The doctor said it would zap the brown spots right off. Wrong! It did nothing at all. So the doctor thank God felt bad about this so I then had a Obaji Blue Peel done 2 layers. The doctor did not charge me for this being the IPL did not work... more
I have always had freckles on my face and I decided to get rid of them. Also I had a broken blood vessel on the bridge of my nose from falling asleep with my glasses on.
The first treatment significantly lightened the red mark as well as my freckles. I used a numbing cream and the pain was nonexistent in some spots but still felt in others. Mostly it was a quick warm sensation. The pain... more
I had four IPL treatments over the course of 8 months and my skin looks great.
I am 41, very fair with red undertones, had some sundamage and broken capilaries, and fine wrinkles under my eyes. IPL improved everything dramatically except for the fine wrinkles. I look 10 years younger.
I have a very experienced, dedicated laser nurse who is up on all the technology and works in a... more
Great results! I love my freckles but I didn't realize how many of them had changed from "cute" to "damaged-looking". I was skeptical, but afterwards I got a lot of positive comments, especially from my husband. People routinely guess my age at 10 years younger now. I did face, neck, chest - 5 separate treatments. Minimal discomfort. Highly recommend having the doc do... more
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