by Elonah B. April 01, 2019

The Truth Unfold: Is IPL Treatment Really Painless?

IPL is one of the effective hair removal treatments. So, if you are one to apprehend about pain and burning this one’s perfect for you.

According to scientific studies, Intense Pulsed Light or known as IPL treatment is not painful. However, you will need to at least undergo five sessions for you to see the results. Nowadays, most modern machines also come with a cooling fan making things all the more pain free.

IPL is best in fading the lines, spots and getting rid of your unwanted hair. The light coming from the treatment will not damage the top layers of your skin so it is not as harmful as any laser treatments.

"IPL is best in fading the lines, spots and get rid of your unwanted hair."

At first, the treated areas will be sensitive and red but only for a few hours it will look a bit like a sun burn. The swelling will dissipate but it is natural because of this treatment. Sensitivity will also occur after the procedure. Thus, it is advisable to use warm water until the these effects will not be visible anymore.It is advisable to consult to a medical professional, for them to examine your skin type and what procedure they will perform on your skin.

You should be able to go right back to your regular activities. The treated area of skin will be red and sensitive for a few hours, as if you got sunburned. Your skin may be slightly swollen, too. Your skin will continue to be sensitive for a couple of days after the procedure. You may need to avoid using hot water on it until your skin heals.

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Elonah B.
Elonah B.

Elonah is a creative type from the Philippines, writing all sorts of stuff from fashion tips, beauty how-to's to lifestyle bits. If not writing, she loves to take photos, style people and drink coffee on the side.


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