IPL or Laser rejuvenation with BBL by Sciton has been efficacious in the areas of brown spots, rosacea and wrinkles. Forever Young BBL the newest technology by SCITON is a revolutionary treatment that can STOP the clock on AGING skin.
IPL regenerates the epidermis and dermal-epidermal layers. This process begins within 24 hours after treatment and is often complete after 7-10 days.
During an IPL or a photo rejuvenation procedure, the light energy of the laser will gently heat up the first layers of your skin: epidermis and dermis. In addition, the IPL energy will target and eliminate many of the fine vessels that cause redness and the unwanted melanin responsible for pigmented, sun damage lesions. Forever Young BBL sends light into deep skin to stimulate your body's natural ability to fight aging.
IPL laser rejuvenation targets more superficial layers of the skin and is only indicated for lighter complexions of skin Fitzpatrick I-IV.
IPL by BBLs was researched by a dermatologist at Yale who proved that IPL treatments can reverse aging process at DNA level. By targeted beams of light IPL will destroy melanin cells more superficial in the skin first; as melanin cells die pigment is being released and a temporary hyper pigmentation up to 10 days later can be quite noticeable. The pigmented areas, freckles, dark spots will brighten up or even slough off completely rendering your skin a beautiful tone and texture. Forever Young BBL was proven in a long term clinical trial (over a decade) to reverse premature aging of skin.
What areas can be treated?
Any area of the body can be treated. Most requested areas are face, neck, back of hands, chest, shoulders.
How many IPL or Forever Young Treatments will I need?
IPL Photo rejuvenation is done at intervals of 3 to 4 weeks in between each treatment, depending on desired results. You may benefit from additional treatments depending on the severity of your condition. A microdermabrasion 10 days after an IPL session will speed up the exfoliation of the superficial layers of the skin and help you get read faster of the sun spots and pigmentation. 4-6 sessions per year will ensure you a bright, young and even tone skin.
How long will it take to recover from an IPL procedure?
Photo rejuvenation with IPL or Forever Young is a non-invasive and gentle procedure with virtually no downtime. In most cases, you will be able to return to work, apply makeup, and resume most of your activities right away.
What should I expect from each IPL or Forever Young treatment?
You may experience some redness that should resolve within a few hours. For some pigmented lesions you will see a darkening of the treated areas followed by a fading and flaking off at a later stage. Your treated skin will fell smoother, pores will be less noticeable, and sun spots or uneven pigmentation will fade.
What is the difference between IPL and Forever Young treatments?
IPL or intense pulse light targets an aging problem of the skin like sun spots or facial vessels while Forever Young is a complex light treatment that targets all of the premature aging-related skin problems.
Your physician at Orchid Aesthetics Medi Spa NYC may also combine Laser rejuvenation with other aesthetic medical procedures to further increase the efficacy of the treatment (like acupuncture non-surgical facelift, laser skin tightening, Restylane Filler, Fat Transfer or PRP- Platelet Rich Plasma).
Microdermabrasion or Chemical peels can safely be used to treat pigmentation or uneven pore skin tone a few weeks interval following the IPL.
Pricing: From $450