I'm 16 and I have a lot of freckles on my cheeks. They spread like crazy! Should I use ipl laser treatment and how much does it usually cost? When is the best time to do? 'cuz I must go to school.
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Doctor Answers 2
IPL for freckles?
Hi Koizora. Although an IPL treatment is a possibility, we would reach for a q-switched laser instead. Q-switched lasers are much more powerful than IPl and can lead to permanent (rather than temporary with IPL) removal of the freckles.
Because q-switched lasers are designed to removal birthmarks and tattoos, they very easily treat freckles. You can click on the link below to see patients that have been treated with q-switched lasers for freckles and age spots.
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