A full skin rejuvenation is the treatment of the full face area to remove the general mask of pigment (resulting from sun damage) and diffuse redness. A reduction of fine lines occurs due to the collagen remodelling that takes place.
A mandatory consultation is required before commencing your treatment(s) – FREE
Short, safe bursts of intense pulsed light is directed to the skin. The system filters the light to ensure the wavelengths used are absorbed by the haemoglobin vessels and the melanin located in your pigmented areas. When cells containing a lot of melanin or haemoglobin are treated, the target heats up & is destroyed within a few thousands of one second.
The light is converted to heat , which then destroys the protein in the wall of the thread vein, causing the diffused redness to gradually disappear after the treatment. To ensure the best light transmission a thin layer of gel is applied (not that dissimilar to an ultra sound examination) is applied to the area of concern.
Approximately 20 minutes in duration for a full-face. You should see an improvement after the first treatment, but up to 3 treatments may be required to achieve the full effect.
Many clients describe the treatment as practically pain free, like a flick of a rubber band followed by a sensation of warmth.
It is important to avoid tanning including sun, solarium & self tanning products before and during the treatment period. Your tanned skin will absorb more light, which makes treatment less effective and less comfortable.
You may notice that the skin looks a little ”dirty” for a few days following treatment. After that you will find that your skin looks smoother and fresher. You may choose to have 1-2 annual maintenance treatments in order to maintain your youthful appearance.