IPL and Laser for skin

IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) beams combined with Laser circuit is an all new technology which is being used worldwide to treat skin problems. If you are trying to find the best IPL treatment in Singapore then you need to make an appointment at IYAC, the most trusted anti ageing and aesthetic clinic in Singapore. Laser Circuit, which comprises of light and laser therapies, are used to remedy many skin problems like dull skin, open pores, acne, redness, facial veins, blemishes, pigmentation etc. An IPL treatment session generally lasts for about 45-50 minutes.

The 3 steps involves in Laser circuit treatment-

Step1- Microdermabrasion softly removes the dead skin, giving you a polished appearance.

Step2- Laser and light treatment are applied onto your skin to treat your particular condition.

Step3- LED Gentlewaves- This is the finishing treatment used for treating any skin condition giving you the much desired radiance.

Kinds of Laser Circuit Treatments

  1. IPL- Intense Pulsed Light is applied on the face to give your skin a smooth and soft texture, minimize pigmentation and encouraging cell renewal.
  2. Laser Skin Rejuvenation- Here, the light from the laser is applied on the outer skin layer for stimulation of collagen growth and also for removal of pigmentation.
  3. Laser for spider veins- Laser can also be used to treat redness of skin and the problem of broken capillaries on the facial surface.
  4. Laser for Acne- The light from this laser is known to destroy the acne causing bacteria and helps in the reduction of melasma and redness.

Is this treatment safe for me?

The IPL treatments are 100% safe on your skin. They are completely non-surgical and requires zero downtime. Patients can easily resume their daily activities immediately after a session. The only possible side effects are minor swelling accompanied by redness, which dissipates within 2-3 hours after a session.

Is it painful?

During the course of the treatment, you might feel the sensation of ant bites on the skin. Most people do not complain of the pain and the process is generally well tolerated without the use of anaesthesia. However if you are scared of the prospect of ant bites then you better request a topical anaesthesia.

Preparation – If you are planning to go for an IPL treatment sometime soon then make sure to stay away from the sun at least 2 weeks in advance. You also need to avoid using Retin A or any other skin products that are irritants at least 3-4 days before the session.

Results

Your skin would dramatically improve after a few sessions of IPL. However the number of sessions you need would depend on the condition of your skin. Usually most patients are known to benefit from 3-6 sessions. In order to obtain the optimum results, it is highly recommended that you use sunscreen whenever you step out to the sun. All the IPL treatments are followed by a microdermabrasion session, which helps to boost the healing capacity of your skin.