DermatologiCal. Pregnant Dr Work on IPL?

I am a dermatologiCal Dr and I worked on IPL hair removal I do it to my patient and I got pregnant I am in 2nd trimester ...plz I want to know wheaser it affeft my baby ....and is it teratogenic or not plz answer me urgently

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Performing IPL as a technician while pregnant

You can safely perform IPL as a technician while you are pregnant. There is no affect on you as the technician or your fetus when you perform these types of treatments.

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