FAQs

What is IPL intensed plused laser hair removal?

One of the treatments offered by Savina Skin & Smile is IPL intensed pulsed laser hair removal. This treatment is carried out though using a machine that generates light pulses. The machine emits a gentle beam of light which is absorbed by the hair follicle. The energy is absorbed and transformed into heat which in affect burns the hair follicle. This is done within a fraction of a second, thus the skin is left unharmed. This treatment can be carried out on any part of the body which has unwanted hair. Some of the most common are upper lip, under arms, chest, back, legs and many more.

Since hair grows in cycles, not every hair follicle is affected at any one treatment. Incidently any one of these factors could have an effect on your hair growth cycle, age, hormones, medication, enthicity and weight. Therefore to insure optimal long – term benefits a number of treatments need to be carried out over a period of time. We recommend 4-6 treatments at 4-6 week intervals. This can vary according to the area being treated and differences in individual response to the treatment.

The next step once interested in a particular treatment would be to arrange an appointment with our qualified Aesethic nurse, where she will give you a 20 minute free consultation and patch test on the treatment you have chosen and arrange the next appointment for treatment to commence should you want to go ahead with the treatment. It is important at this stage that clients provide us with any information  with regards to their health, medication and/or pregnancies. This is to ensure that we give you a safe and effective treatment.

 

What is IPL intensed pulse laser skin rejuvenation?

Savina Skin & Smile also offers IPL intensed pulse laser for skin rejuvenation that is safe and effective, using up to date technology. As we age prolonged exposure to the sun renders our skin susceptible to photo aging. This manifests in changes in the skins soft tissue such as, wrinkles, sun spots, changes in pigmentation and enlarged skin pores. In addition to providing treatment to rejuvenate your skin IPL technology also provides treatment for skin imperfections such as birth marks, age spots and unwanted hair.

As collegen plays a huge role in giving the skin its fresh, firm and youthful look, IPL stimulates the skin layer that produces collegen. Results of the IPL skin rejuventating treatment will start to show 4-6 months after completion of the treatment. The number of treatment you will need depends entirely on the client wishes and requirements.

This technology works by a machine emitting a beam of pulsed light to the skin. It is a non-invasive treatment with impressive results. IPL technology allows you to treat all the face, leaving a much more pleasing appearance. IPL skin rejuvenation treatments are safe enough to use on areas such as neck, chest, arms and hands too. There is also a minimal risk of complication to the skin.

The next step to take should you be interested in find out more about this treatment would be to contact the clinic and arrange a free consultation with our qualified Aesthetic nurse, where she will be able to go through your treatment requirements and answer all your question.