I am going to be getting an IPL treatment on my face next week and was wondering if I needed to stop using Aczone (dapsone), which I use for acne, before the treatment. I know that many acne medications cause photosensitivity but I haven't found anything to indicate that Aczone does.
Thank you for your question Lexio. Dapsone is a medication commonly used to treat acne. Dapsone is not known to be a photosensitizing medication so there should be no contraindication for IPL treatment. Please consult with your doctor for specific recommendations for you. Good luck!
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