I wanted to get treatment for hyperpigmentation and IPL was recommended by my dermatologist. I had one treatment at her office, but wanted to continue somewhere with more convenient office hours. Skin Deep was the first place I tried and I have never looked back!
The treatment definitely worked although you do have to continue with it. Melasma is not a condition that can be cured. It's... more
I went to Dr. Laurie Casas' office in Highland Park for my procedure. Maureen Spahr RN performed my procedure. Maureen was extremely thorough and carefully explained the procedure before she began. I have had 4 treatments have noticed a significant difference in the quality of my skin( sun damage,fine lines and enlarged pores).
After the first treatment the majority of the sun damage I had... more
I live in a nothern state, so I decided to have IPL in the winter ( late December 2010 )so my skin would have time to heal before the summer. I was adament about staying out of the sun or tanning bed. It worked terrific at first. I had three treatments. I used sunscreen everyday even though it was winter.
Now ( April ) my age and sunspots have come back worse than they were before. The... more
My regular redness subsided, but i now have rosacea inflammation that i have never experienced before, i originally had it done to remove redness from kprf.My first treatment i did both an ipl and v beam back to back. The second treatment I did only a v beam. I was doing the treatments to remove permanent redness from keratosis pilaris rubra facei which is different from rosacea. After the... more
I was paranoid to get IPL done. But I did a lot of research online and found a top-notch dermatologist who is board certified AND is a member of the American Society for Laser Medicine. And she did a great job.This is only the first of 5 treatments. However, I feel much better now that I've had my first treatment. My best advise to anyone considering IPL treatment is to NOT cut corners on... more