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IPL PhotoFacial

Consumer Rating.......... 4.4 /5 (15 Reviews)

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):
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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?
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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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IPL PhotoFacial Testimonials:

October 16, 2014
"The young lady who performed the foto was wonderful. She made me very very comfortable"
DIANA M. - Coram, NY
Customer Rating.... 4.6

April 28, 2013
"I purchased a package that I have not yet completed so it's hard to say if I am satisfied with the final results. However , the staff is wonderful and the service I've received has been really exceptional."
JOSLYN M. - Lakeland, MN
Customer Rating.... 4.4

June 1, 2012
"Jennifer was very attentive and I felt very very comfortable with her. She was honest with me and she invited me to try another option for my skin. I do have expectations to improve my skin. I'm trusting her and I understand that there is not 100% good results."
MARIA A. - Hayward, CA
Customer Rating.... 4.8

September 28, 2011
"i made my decision and i started the treatment and i am very satisfied."
JOEL G. - Vista, CA
Customer Rating.... 5.0

May 29, 2011
"I was very happy with the consultant that helped me. She was very honest and used the laser she thought would provide the result I was looking for!"
KRISTINE Y. - Schaumburg, IL
Customer Rating.... 4.4

January 15, 2010
"I have some red discolored areas on my nose due to incompetent laser procedures I had in the past which damaged my skin. During the course of my photo facial sessions with your company my areas of discoloration may have diminished somewhat. I think your photo facial is great and did what it is supposed to do as far as that procedure is concerned but for my condition I'm thinking I may need to undergo a different type of procedure to resolve my particular condition. I don't think you need to do anything to improve. I just think I may need to consult a cosmetic dermatologist to remedy my particular issue. I have one more session next week which is my 3rd and final session. I think and I'm hoping it may help a little more, but I'm also thinking I may need more sessions if it does start to work. However, at this time I'm not financially able to do more b/c of the cost of 3 sessions at $1000 is expensive for me."
CHRIS V. - Corpus Christi, TX
Customer Rating.... 4.1

September 2, 2009
"I was extremely impressed with the professionalism of the entire staff. Carime Montgomery, Clinic Manager, was great-very knowledgeable, answered all of my questions to my satisfaction and told me all of the potential costs up front. Having checked out numerous other laser centers, I picked American Laser Centers and in fact, had my first procedure done the day I chose them. The totality of the experience amazing; I will recommend this facility to all of my friends and family."
MARY N. - Elizabeth, CO
Customer Rating.... 5.0

June 10, 2009
"Had my first procedure today, after about 3 hours I am VERY pleased with the results. The staff was very professional and made me feel comfortable. It is early, but at this point I am giving them a thumbs up!"
WILLIAM D. - Alpharetta, GA
Customer Rating.... 5.0

July 9, 2008
"The consultation was really helpful in my decision and I was happy to hear that I would not be dissatisfied and that there was hope for my problem."
MAI H. - Sheboygan, WI
Customer Rating.... 4.0

November 28, 2007
"I had my first procedure today and all went well. I am optimistic my face will improve with more treatments."
KAY J. - Canyon Lake, TX
Customer Rating.... 4.8

October 25, 2006
"i had a very positive experience and had my first photofacial appt on monday."
MICHELE H. - Lauderdale By The Sea, FL
Customer Rating.... 4.2

July 18, 2006
"I have Rosacea and after five treatments my blushing has decreased about 95%. Nurses are very knowledgeable about the laser settings. I would recommend this office."
OLGA H. - Altadena, CA
Customer Rating.... 4.2

April 27, 2006
"staff was knowledgeable and pleasant. the nurse who performed the procedure was excellent in handling the machine and was telling me what she was doing. the staff listened carefully to my concerns. i had a pretty good idea what i wanted done and they considered my suggestions. this is a large investment in my health and i appreciate their willingness to spend the time to listen to me."
OLGA H. - Altadena, CA
Customer Rating.... 4.4

September 8, 2005
"I am having the Fotofacial/microdermabrasion procedures. I went for the microdermabrasion last Saturday. I was in the procedure room for maybe 15 minutes, probably more like 10, and they said they were done. It had to be the quickest microdermabrasion I have ever had. I hope the Fotofacial is better, this is the 3rd company I have gone to for these procedures, with no results. I was promised results from this company, I am not impressed so far."
TERESA C. - Hinsdale, IL
Customer Rating.... 3.2

November 29, 2004
"First FotoFacial treatment went well and extreme care was given. I felt very pampered and appreciated the extra time given to renurish my skin with the proper skin products after the treatment. I have had previous treatments at another unassociated facility and did not receive this type of care."
BETH B. - Sugar Grove, IL
Customer Rating.... 4.5

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