I had a lot of sun damage from years in the sun plus a 2 year tour to Hawaii. I had been told that IPL would have AMAZING results on my skin. I had kind of. Amass. It almost looked like I had blush on all the time. During the summer, my complexion was kind of "lacey". I had my treatment in November '11. It wasn't painful, but it wasn't relaxing either. A square hand piece... more
I'm now 67 years old. Had IPL from shoulders to fingertips to remove a sea of age spots in 2006. Pain was minimal (like a rubber band snap against the skin). 5 years later and VERY few of these ugly things have re-appeared. In 2009, had the triple laser treatment (IPL, Microlaser Peel, and Profractional laser - all in one session) on face. Pain was minimal because of numbing cream and mild... more
I've had IPL done on my face three times. I pay $325 each time. I have never been burned, and each time I get it done the brown spots on my face get lighter and lighter. In fact, right now my skin tone is so even, I don't know when I'll need IPL again... probably not until after next summer. My IPL is performed by an R.N., and my laser settings were determined by an M.D. I think... more
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