√ Sun Damage and Pigmentation Reduction
√ Redness and Rosacea Reduction
√ Acne Scarring Improvement
√ Collagen Stimulation
√ Quick and Convenient
√ Safe & Minimally Invasive
Treatment Overview :
- Treatment Type : Laser
- Duration : 45-75 Min
- Recommended Sessions : 3
- Treatment interval : 4 weeks
- Recovery Time : Mild to moderate redness is normal which usually subsides within a few hours
The IPL Limelight Facial is a non-invasive revitalizing treatment. This procedure targets all surface imperfections such as aging, sun damage, brown spots, pigmentation, redness and rosacea. This laser treatment is beneficial to treat the full face, neck and décolleté.
Limelight IPL targets various skin concerns, promotes collagen production, reduces signs of aging, improves skin tone, and provides a non-invasive solution with minimal downtime
LimeLight IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that uses controlled pulses of broad-spectrum light to target and treat various skin concerns.
Here’s how LimeLight IPL works:
- Selective Photothermolysis: LimeLight IPL employs a principle called selective photothermolysis. This process involves using specific wavelengths of light that are absorbed by the target chromophores in the skin, such as melanin (responsible for pigmentation) and hemoglobin (present in blood vessels).
- Customized Settings: Before the treatment, licensed aesthetician, assesses your skin condition and concerns. and then adjust the LimeLight IPL device’s settings to tailor the treatment to your specific needs. This customization ensures that the appropriate wavelengths, pulse duration, and energy levels are used for your skin type and concerns.
- Application of IPL: During the procedure, a handheld device is placed on the skin’s surface. The device emits short bursts of intense light energy. The broad spectrum of light emitted by the IPL device can target multiple chromophores simultaneously, making it effective for treating different skin issues in the same session.
- Absorption and Heating: The targeted chromophores, such as melanin in pigmented spots or hemoglobin in blood vessels, absorb the IPL’s energy. This absorption converts the light into heat, which selectively damages the targeted structures while leaving surrounding skin and tissue unaffected.
- Skin’s Natural Healing Response: The controlled damage to the targeted areas triggers the skin’s natural healing response. Over time, the damaged cells and structures are broken down and cleared away by the body’s natural processes.
- Collagen Stimulation: As part of the healing process, LimeLight IPL also stimulates collagen production in the skin. Collagen is a vital protein responsible for maintaining skin’s elasticity and firmness. Increased collagen production can lead to gradual skin improvement and a more youthful appearance.
- Gradual Results: After the LimeLight IPL treatment, you may notice some immediate results, such as darkening of pigmented spots or mild redness. However, the full benefits of the treatment become more apparent over the following weeks as the skin’s natural rejuvenation processes take effect.
LimeLight IPL is a versatile treatment that can be used to address various skin concerns on different areas of the body.
Some of the treatable areas for LimeLight IPL include:
- Face: LimeLight IPL can effectively treat pigmentation irregularities, sun damage, redness, and vascular lesions on the face, providing a more even and radiant complexion.
- Neck: The neck is a common area for visible signs of aging and sun damage. LimeLight IPL can be used to target pigmentation, redness, and other concerns in this area.
- Chest and Décolletage: LimeLight IPL can address sunspots and redness on the chest and décolletage, helping to improve the skin’s appearance in this often-exposed area.
- Hands: The backs of the hands are prone to sunspots and pigmentation, and LimeLight IPL can be used to fade these spots, leading to smoother and more youthful-looking hands.
- Arms: LimeLight IPL can be utilized to target sunspots, freckles, and other pigmentation irregularities on the arms.
- Legs: Similar to the arms, LimeLight IPL can be used on the legs to reduce the appearance of sunspots and other pigmentation issues.
- Back: For individuals with pigmentation concerns or vascular lesions on their back, LimeLight IPL can be an effective treatment option.
LimeLight IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) is a versatile treatment that can address a range of skin concerns.
Some of the common skin issues that can be effectively treated by LimeLight IPL include:
- Hyperpigmentation: IPL can reduce the appearance of various types of hyperpigmentation, such as sunspots, age spots, freckles, and melasma.
- Rosacea: IPL can help to minimize the redness and visible blood vessels associated with rosacea, leading to a more even skin tone.
- Vascular Lesions: It can target and treat small blood vessels or broken capillaries, reducing their visibility on the skin.
- Acne Scars: IPL can fade post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation caused by acne, helping to improve the appearance of acne scars.
- Sun Damage: IPL is effective in addressing sun damage caused by prolonged sun exposure, resulting in a more youthful complexion.
- Fine Lines and Wrinkles: By stimulating collagen production, IPL can help to improve skin texture, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
- Uneven Skin Texture: IPL can improve the overall texture of the skin, making it smoother and more refined.
- Enlarged Pores: IPL may help to reduce the size and appearance of enlarged pores.
- Dull Complexion: IPL can enhance skin radiance and brightness, restoring a more youthful and glowing complexion.
Before the Treatment:
- Consultation: You’ll begin with a consultation with a licensed aesthetician. During this appointment, you will discuss your skin concerns and medical history. we will evaluate your skin to determine if LimeLight IPL is the right treatment for you.
- Preparation: Before the procedure, we may recommend some pre-treatment guidelines. These may include avoiding direct sun exposure, tanning beds, and self-tanning products for a few weeks leading up to the treatment. It’s essential to follow these instructions to ensure optimal results and reduce the risk of complications.
- Skin Care Regimen: Depending on your skin type and concerns, we may suggest a specific skincare regimen to prepare your skin for the treatment and enhance the results.
During the Treatment:
- Comfort Measures: During the LimeLight IPL treatment, you will be asked to wear protective eyewear to shield your eyes from the intense light. we may also apply a cooling gel or cooling device on the treatment area to increase comfort and protect the skin’s surface.
- Pulses of Light: we will use the handheld LimeLight IPL device to deliver controlled pulses of broad-spectrum light to the targeted areas of your skin. You may feel a mild snapping or warming sensation as the light energy is absorbed by the skin.
- Duration: The treatment time varies depending on the size of the treatment area and the specific skin concerns being addressed. Typically, each session takes around 45 to 75 minutes.
After the Treatment:
- Immediate Aftercare: Once the LimeLight IPL session is complete, you may experience some mild redness and warmth in the treated area. This is normal and should subside within a few hours.
- Sun Protection: After the treatment, it’s crucial to protect your skin from direct sun exposure. Your provider may recommend using a broad-spectrum sunscreen and avoiding sun exposure for a few days to prevent any potential adverse reactions.
- Resume Normal Activities: In most cases, there is little to no downtime after LimeLight IPL. You can typically resume your regular activities immediately after the treatment.
- Results and Follow-Up: Over the following weeks, you should start to see gradual improvements in your skin as the targeted concerns, such as hyperpigmentation or redness, begin to fade. Depending on your skin condition, multiple treatment sessions may be recommended for optimal results, spaced a few weeks apart.
- Skin Sensitivity: Your skin may feel more sensitive in the days following the treatment, so it’s essential to be gentle with your skincare routine and avoid harsh products.
Remember that individual experiences may vary, and the specifics of your treatment plan and recovery may be discussed during and after your consultation. Always follow the post-treatment instructions and contact us if you have any concerns or questions during the recovery process.
The cost of IPL depends on the treatment area and the number of sessions required, with prices starting from $250 per session.
At Celebrity Laser Care, we provide financing options with rates as low as 0% interest, allowing you to commence your treatment immediately and make payments gradually over time.
Depending on the specific skin concerns and treatment area, multiple LimeLight IPL sessions may be recommended to achieve optimal results. Typically, treatment sessions are spaced several weeks apart to allow the skin to recover between sessions.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes, after treatment you may see yourself inflamed and a slight red. Multiple patients also see acne flare after treatments. However, it’s all okay and you’re able to resume your activities shortly.
You can expect significant improvement, over the course of three months each with one month apart.
AviClear can be used on adult patients of all types, and adolescents, affected by severe, moderate, and mild acne.
AviClear is an excellent choice for patients who are hesitant or have medical conditions that make taking medication a concern. It’s particularly effective for individuals who have previously used isotretinoin, but there and continues to reappear. Patients with any form of acne that causes emotional or social stress, scarring, pigmentation, redness or keloid scars can be benefited. All skin tones and types can have the treatment. However, it has not been tested for safety during pregnancy, thus, making it not recommended for pregnant patients.
Our Team of highly trained technicians and doctors are available to provide services tailored to your needs.