Our Skin Clinic based in Southport is now offering IPL treatments.
IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light. IPL uses light energy to target certain colour in your skin.
What we offer
IPL Hair Removal- when used for hair removal specifically IPL usually requires 6-8 treatments to see a complete removal of hair in an area.
However, this depends on the person’s skin colour, hair colour and thickens of the hair.
Rosacea- IPL is a gentle and affective treatment for those suffering from facial flushing and Rosacea.
After 1-3 treatments IPL therapy can get rid of 50-75% of broken vessels or Rosacea for most people.
Sun damage/ Pigmentation-Age spots, brown spots, sunspots, liver spots. IPL solve skin discolouration quickly and effectively. This therapy usually takes up to 6 treatments to see 70% less pigmentation.
Acne therapy- IPL technology allows to treat your acne with specific wavelengths of light which target the bacteria in the skin, as well as inflamed sebaceous glands that contribute to breakouts. To achieve optimal results, it may take typically 4-6 sessions with a recess of 4 weeks in between treatments
What to expect during IPL treatment
- I will clean and disinfect treat area and then apply a thin layer of gel
- You and I will wear special protective glasses
- The IPL handheld device will go right on your body/face, and it will feel cold due to its cooling features
- It can sting a bit and feel warm, but most people are fine.
What to expect after IPL treatment
It may feel like you have sunburn for 4-6 hours. Your skin may be red for a few hours. Pigmentation treatment- brown spots may get darker and should peel off within a few weeks.
Monday: 12:00 – 18.00 (by appointments only)
Wednesday: 10:00 – 18:00
Thursday: 10:00 – 19:00
Friday: 10:00 – 19:00
Saturday: 10:00 – 14:00
Opening hours are subject to change
45-51 Shakespeare Street
Shakespeare Centre suite 12a, 1st floor