WHAT IS INTENSE PULSED LIGHT (IPL) TREATMENT?
Laser treatments or Intense Pulsed Light( IPL) treatment is a non-ablative cosmetic skin treatment that transmits a broad-spectrum, high intensity light pulses to the skin through various wavelength filters based on application and skin type, as a way to treat many skin conditions and to remove unwanted hair. During treatment, the light is absorbed in the targeted area, heats and is damaged by specific light wavelengths, without irritating surrounding tissue. IPL treatment also stimulates the production of collagen in the skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and pores, leaving skin smooth, tight and glowiing for a long lasting, youthful appearance. At Beau Visage Center in Austin, IPL treatments is used for the following procedures: