IPL (which stands for intense pulsed light) is an unrivalled way to wave goodbye to your fuzz forever. In fact, with IPL you can remove both small and large areas of hair in just a few sessions. Stop wasting time shaving and waxing!
Can IPL remove hair permanently?
For IPL treatments, an average of 8–10 treatments, 4–6 weeks apart, are required to remove most visible hair. … Although IPL treatments will permanently reduce the total number of body hairs, they will not result in a permanent removal of all hair.
What happens if you stop IPL?
“I will NEVER EVER have any hair after IPL hair removal”
So after a course of IPL hair removal, we will have destroyed the suitable treated follicle’s and they will never grow back, but there is a strong possibility that a brand new follicle may activate or follicles, not in the ‘anagen’ phase will still grow.
What does face look like after IPL?
After IPL therapy, you may experience: Slight bruising, which will take 1 – 2 weeks to dissipate. Age spots and freckles looking darker for the first 3 – 7 days, which is normal. Skin becoming crusty or flaky, which may last 7 – 10 day.
Is IPL better than laser?
Laser technology is simply much more effective, and achieves substantially better results than IPL with most clients achieving optimal results of permanent hair removal of 80% or greater after four to eight treatments. However, IPL machines do have an important place in the treatment of skin.
What happens if you use IPL too often?
No, using your Philips Lumea more often than recommended will not speed up the hair removal process. Do not treat the same area multiple times in one session as this will not improve efficacy and can cause skin irritation.
Is IPL at home Effective?
Yes, it works. After a few uses, most of the treated area will have a reduced amount of body hair, and if you stick with it, eventually all the hair will be gone. You can always top up if you notice a few stragglers coming through, but they’re pretty much unnoticeable.
What can I put on skin after IPL removal?
Do apply an ice-pack on the treated area to reduce pain, discomfort or irritation. Do apply aloe vera gel or calming creams for 3 days after the treatment. Do wear loose clothes to avoid friction on the treated area for 48 hours. Do keep treated area clean and dry for 48 hours.