Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)

Hydrafacial

IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light. It’s a cosmetic treatment that uses broad-spectrum light to target various skin issues, including pigmentation irregularities, sun damage, and certain vascular conditions. IPL is not a laser, but it emits multiple wavelengths of light that are absorbed by different chromophores in the skin, such as melanin (responsible for pigmentation) or hemoglobin (found in blood vessels).

In the context of skincare and cosmetic procedures, IPL is often used for:

1. Photorejuvenation: To improve skin tone and texture, reducing the appearance of sunspots, age spots, and freckles.

2. Hair Removal: IPL can be used to inhibit hair growth by targeting the melanin in hair follicles.

3. Vascular Lesions:Treating certain vascular lesions like broken capillaries or spider veins.

4. Acne Treatment: Targeting the bacteria associated with acne and reducing inflammation.

IPL treatments are typically performed in a series of sessions, and the specific wavelengths and settings can be adjusted based on the individual’s skin concerns. It’s important to note that while IPL can be effective for certain skin issues, it may not be suitable for everyone, and consultation with a skincare professional is recommended before undergoing the procedure.

Hours of Operation

Our North Raleigh Location

Monday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday

Closed

Sunday

Closed

Our North Hills Location

Monday

2:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Tuesday

2:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Wednesday

2:00 pm - 5:45 pm

Thursday

Closed

Friday

Closed

Saturday

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Our North Raleigh Location

Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Our North Hills Location

Monday
2:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Tuesday
2:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Thursday
Closed
Friday
Closed
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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