IPL PhotoFacial

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IPL PhotoFacial IPL Photofacial (aka fotofacial or photo facial) is like a boost of energy to your epidermis.  Photofacial treatment is an intense pulsed light used to penetrate your skin on the deepest levels causing your body to produce new collagen and connective tissue, thus creating healthier and smoother skin.  Photofacial lasers are safe for the face, hands, or any other body area.  IPL Photofacial is particularly suited for treating rosacea, sun damaged skin, large pores, age spots, facial veins, and wrinkles. 

Most patients undergo a series of 5 to 8 half hour treatments, about 3 weeks between each treatment.  After the first Photofacial treatment skin will already feel smoother.  Like other laser-based procedures, IPL Photofacial’s light beam typically feels like a rubber band snapping against the skin.  After treatments pain is reported as either very mild or nonexistent.  IPL Photofacial is a low risk non-surgical procedure with clinical results.  A Photofacial package can rejuvenate your skin and make you feel years younger.

Typical Minimum Cost of IPL PhotoFacial (based on national averages):
$300.00
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Typical Maximum Cost of IPL PhotoFacial (based on national averages):
$1,600.00
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National Average Cost of IPL PhotoFacial:
$950.00
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Time Required for IPL PhotoFacial:
Photofacial is performed in a series of treatments, about 5 in total, spaced 3 weeks apart. This timing can vary with everyone depending on their needs. Each treatment takes 15-30 minutes.
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Is IPL PhotoFacial an InPatient or OutPatient Procedure?
Outpatient.
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What are the Side Effects of IPL PhotoFacial?
Photofacial side effects include temporary redness, discomfort, or swelling. Sometimes temporary blistering and bruising occur at mild levels.
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How Long do IPL PhotoFacial results last?
Photofacial results are long-lasting if you undergo the presribed number of treatments.  During your consultation, a professional will look at your unique case and let you know exactly how many treatments you would require to see the results you are looking for.  A skin regimen can be carried out at home to maintain the results. After a couple of years, a touch-up photofacial treatment might be needed.
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What is the recovery time for IPL PhotoFacial?
Photofacial recovery time is virtually non-existent. Some redness may occur after the treatment, but is easily covered. Patients are able to return to normal daily activities the same day as their photofacial rejuvenation treatment.
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Will my insurance company cover IPL PhotoFacial?
Because of the cosmetic nature of photofacial, insurance usually is not involved.
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Is there much discomfort for IPL PhotoFacial?
After a treatment of photofacial, discomfort may be evident, but should be quite minimal and easily controlled with standard pain medication.
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What types of anesthesia is necessary for IPL PhotoFacial?
For photofacial, anesthesia of a great magnitude is not necessary. A topical numbing cream is usually applied to the skin in advance of the treatment.
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What else can I combine IPL PhotoFacial with?
For enhanced results, photofacial can be combined with:


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What else is IPL PhotoFacial referred to as?
Photo Rejuvenation, Photo Facial, FotoFacial, Fotofacial Rejuvenation.
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