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Intense pulsed light (IPL) is a technology used in various skin treatments, including hair removal and photofacials. A handheld flashgun is passed across the skin, delivering a spectral range of light that targets the hair or skin issue. These types of treatments may also be called laser skin rejuvenation, photorejuvenation, or laser resurfacing.

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43 Year Old with Very Bad Seasonal Allergies Affecting my Eyes and VERY Dry Eyes - Nashville, TN

I was desparate to find something that would help with my chronic dry,red and irritated eyes. I had gone to the Eye Institute at Vanderbilt for over a year and seen 3 different physicians there and undergone 2 procedures that did not help at all. I had a bilateral punctoplasty and then lacrimal... READ MORE

Not All IPL's Are the Same - La Jolla, CA

My experience with Dr. Wu at Dermatology Associates in La Jolla taught me that not all lasers are created equal. In the past I have purchased facial IPL;s elsewhere at promotional values. The results from the facial IPL that Dr. Wu performed was far superior than any other I have had. It helped... READ MORE

Forever Young BBL for Sun Damage

I have sun damage from my younger years and wanted to do something non invasive to get rid of as much damage as possible.. I wanted my skin to look and feel better. After my first treatment, I had little brown spots on my face that looked liked freckles. They disappeared within a week. I now... READ MORE

Panic Attacks with Procedure? - Philadelphia, PA

Has anyone ever had a panic attack either during or after a treatment? I have had IPL several times without and problem until the panic attacks began. If anyone has experienced it, what exactly causes the panic attacks and how are they treated. I hope someone can give me some useful information... READ MORE

IPL Over Five Years--Positive Outcome - New York, NY

I've been receiving IPLs since around 2009, when I was in my late twenties and noticed pretty bad skin discoloration from a combination of outdoor and (a few) indoor tanning sessions, with very pale skin--see first photo before IPL treatment. Was even worse than it appears: I even had dime-sized... READ MORE

20 Years Old, IPL for Broken Capillaries and Acne Scarring - Orlando, FL

I have suffered of redness for years, due to broken capillaries and acne scarring. Nothing i've tried beforehand has helped. I did lots of research and decided the best thing for me would be some type of laser. So I had my consultation on 07/14/2015, and that same day they said they could... READ MORE

Long Time Rosacea Sufferer Getting Relief from IPL - Leawood, KS

Suffering from red cheeks and a red nose, I was motivated to get relief. Having regular IPL in these areas keeps me from having to use pharmaceuticals to treat my condition. It also benefits me by providing tightened pores. I believe my long term use has also slowed wrinkles. I will probably get... READ MORE

52 Year Old with Rosacea - Leawood, KS

I have been getting IPL for the last 20 years to treat my rosacea. The treatments have not only helped my condition but has kept my skin in good health. I feel Judy's experience with how to treat my condition has given me a great piece of mind. She is constantly training and learning new... READ MORE

39 Yo Female IPL for Sundamage - South Korea

I had IPL done twice for hyperpigmentation and diffuse redness due to sun damage. I was super happy with the results for the brown spots, it helped with the general redness but I think I would need to have more IPL or a different laser that just treats redness to completely resolve my redness.... READ MORE

Bye Sun Spots - San Diego, CA

First, Id like to start off by saying that I did not believe a laser treatment could remove my horrible sun spots......I was wrong. I knew it made me feel very uncomfortable when I left the house without makeup on because I had all these brown spots on my face, mainly on my cheeks. So I did some... READ MORE

He Does Care About How Much $ You Will Spend There! - Miami, FL

I have been at his office at South Beach few times Only because i really didnt have another option at that time. He is very snobby and seen to be above everyone else. I have the feeling that he cared more about my money , but he is good, my treatment worked, but I WILL NEVER RECOMEND HIM. Also... READ MORE

29, 2 Kids, and Little Sunscreen! - Saint Louis, MO

I never thought at 29 I would be worrying about sunspots! This treatment was perfect. The laser brings those years of sunspots to the surface with no downtime! I was surprised at how much damage you can actually have at a 'young' age! The procedure was quick, easy, and painless! Within a... READ MORE

Indoor Light Exposure During First Few Days Post Lumenis One IPL - San Francisco, CA

Hello- I have moderate rosacea and have just received an IPL treatment. This is my first treatment. I did not have much if any sun exposure the first 24 hours, however, I did have indoor lighting exposure on the second day because I have very bright lighting in my bathroom (300 watts in a pretty... READ MORE

IPL - Waste of Time and Money - Pakistan

I underwent 3 sittings of IPL on my chin. I didn't have that many hair just a small patch not more than 2x2 cm. after the third sitting the doctor said I don't require further treatment. But over the years the hair started to grow more and increased in area. And now the condition is so bad that... READ MORE

Blemishes Be Gone! Saint Louis, MO

Dr. Laxmeesh Mike Nayak and his Nurse Practitioner Racquel Frisella performed Intense Pulse Light (IPL) treatment on me a few months ago. From the moment I sat in the chair, both Dr. Nayak and Racquel were very welcoming and assisted me with every question I had for them. I felt so comfortable... READ MORE

IPL to Treat Poikiloderma of Civatte or Sun Damage on Neck - Cary Dermatology, NC

I had four treatments in attempt to lessen the red shaped V on may neck (Poikiloderma of civatte). The dermatologist recommended it and the procedure was performed by an esthetician. While to procedure did temporarily smooth my skin, the end result is not worth it. As other reviews indicate,... READ MORE

Rebecca Weston is Amazing ! - New York

Rebecca weston the Esthetician at chelseaeye and cosmetic is the key to all of my problmes! I have some hyperpigmentation spots on my face from sun damage which rebecca performed an IPL treatment that helped the spots get much lighter , she also gave me a peel for dark circles around my eyes... READ MORE

IPL- Full Face - Seattle, WA

Just had this done yesterday. Had a wonderful experience and the procedure was almost painless. Staff informed me of every step they were taking and very concerned about my comfort level. My face is a little red but I can already see that the broken blood vessels on my face have been... READ MORE

50 Year Old Wanted to Diminish Facial Sun Damage/brown Spots - Los Altos, CA

I have a lot of sun damage, with many brown spots and broken capillaries. Dr. Cockerham suggested I get Intense Pulsed Light Laser treatments (IPL). It took care of the uneven pigmentation, many of the brown spots and some of the broken capillaries. I was very pleased with the procedure results... READ MORE

Superb Service - Stockton, CA

Excellent service - great team - One of the techs just kept everything going smoothly. Dr Kim is highly skilled and attentive. I love the fact that I can text her directly and she responds quickly. The IPL is working and those terrible brown spots and rosacea marks are all clearing up -... READ MORE

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