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IPL Recovery: Has Skin Picking Caused Damage?

I have light olive Asian skin and just got my IPL treatment 1.5 days ago. No serious reactions yet, just slight flaking. My brown spots and freckles... READ MORE

I have itchy red bumps on my legs after IPL. Is there any way this can be improved? (photos)

Hi ive just done my 3rd treatment on my lower legs 2 days ago, and now my whole legs are covered on red itchy bumps, similar to rash. im afraid they... READ MORE

What to Expect After IPL Hair Removal on Legs?

Hi I had my first IPL session on full legs three days ago, prior to that I had a patch test. I was alright for the first day but now I have red... READ MORE

I have PIH from a burn, cannot use hydroquinone or lytera. What would you recommend? (photo)

Had a burn onbmy face from IPL laser a month ago. i refuse to live for years with it. it is btw brown and red. based on the picture is it Dermal or... READ MORE

Nervous about permanent damage from IPL laser for broken capillaries. (photo)

5 days ago I had a laser treatment to remove broken capillaries and spider veins from my nose. The laser did a great job on the spider veins. They're... READ MORE

Severe skin damage and wrinkles after IPL?

I m 26, caucasian, with flat brown and red acne scars. I was reading into IPL treatments, but have come across many people who have had the treatments... READ MORE

Am I still suitable for IPL after experiencing a heat rash? (photos)

My 1st session went well and I saw improvement on my skin. Right after my 2nd session, my face was itchy and burning, at night it started appearing... READ MORE

Why do you see bright flashes of red during IPL treatment of the face even with complete blackout eye protection?

I had IPL treatment on my face with black out eye goggles covering my eyes and my eyes closed underneath. I found it odd that with each flash I could... READ MORE

Can IPL weaken the veins? I have red bruising on the treated areas a week or two after treatment that I never got there before.

I have eczema and received successful treatment for broken veins on my face and chest twice by a nurse in my dermatologists clinic. My arms have... READ MORE

Skin lupus - did this happen because of the IPL?

I had lpl on my face and within a week my forehead developed a red blotch that was getting larger and l developed red blotches on my cheek and between... READ MORE

Is IPL or laser treatments safe when you have cheek implants?

I have cheek implants And I am interested in getting IPL or a laser treatment for acne marks I have on my cheeks. I do not have any acne scarring but... READ MORE

Post IPL treatment: breakouts and pigmentation.

I am 38 years old Asian. I got IPL on 12/8/16. After the treatment, I had scabs all over my face, and my face even got swollen. From day 4, scabs... READ MORE

Why does IPL sometimes result in more burst blood vessels?

My IPL (Fitz Type II almost III, Sciton Profile, 560 filter, 18j w/adapter, cool 25, no pw noted, and 515 filter for pigment, 14j, no adapter, Pw20,... READ MORE

IPL effectiveness after 2 treatments?

I have acne and red post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation marks that I was hoping to treat with IPL. My first session had no effect whatsoever. I am... READ MORE

I had 2 IPl treatments from a board certified Dermatologist. My skin on my nose has been very sensitive & dry 3 months later?

August 15 was the first- second was in September. The first was fine,second I noticed when I got out of the shower to apply sunscreen my face burned.... READ MORE

Ipl face burn- how long is the healing time and will there be long term damage? (photo)

Ipl fourth treatment for acne , very red afterwards and the next day I have deep purple bruising/marks on my forehead that are similar to a knee... READ MORE

Is it normal to have new broken capillaries and still so red after laser treatment four days ago? (photo)

I believe an IPL laser was used.did not have many and they were not extensive but my nose and upper cheek area were treated. On my upper cheek area... READ MORE

I Had my First IPL 4 Days Ago, Why Haven't All of my Freckles Darkened Post IPL? Why Are Some Red?

I had my first IPL 4 days ago and as expected some of my freckles darkened, however some have not. Why happens to these? Also, some are red (raw). Is... READ MORE

Can Fraxel Help Scars from a Bad Reaction to IPL That I Got Very Recently?

I had a course of IPL and after the 3rd treatment 3 weeks ago when the level was turned up afterwards I have red indentations all over my cheeks and... READ MORE

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