Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) can provide a long-term solution to facial problems such as sun damage. Please call our clinic and speak to our skin specialist who can tailor a specific treatment plan for you.
Prices from £80
The Lynton Lumina IPL treatment stimulates your skin’s natural healing process, resulting in accelerated collagen production and a renewal process that can help skin pigmentation and sun damage to improve.
Sun spots, liver spots, freckles and other unwanted pigmentation are often associated with skin ageing and over exposure to the sun or sunbeds. From the age of about 40 the skin is less able to regenerate from sun exposure and age spots start to appear. Generally these age spots pose no health risk, however they can be unsightly and create a patchy, less youthful appearance. Freckling and age spots are successfully lightened or removed with Laser or Intense Pulse Light.
Not all pigmentation concerns are as a result of sun exposure and some people are born with pigmented birthmarks or may have melasma, a skin pigmentation condition often associated with pregnancy or hormones. Birthmarks can often be treated with a Q-Switch Laser. IPL or Intense Pulse Light skin rejuvenation and pigment removal treatment is a relatively quick and easy procedure. Age spots and freckles can be lightened or removed in as little as one to three treatment sessions. The light targets areas of excess pigment safely breaking down the excess melanin. The sun spots or freckles darken in the first few days after treatment and then the excess melanin sheds naturally away.
This treatment is for you if: You want a more even skin tone, to reduce areas of excess freckling or to target a specific age spot.