Tag Archives: intense pulsed light

Clear skin is always in with IPL

With one of the highest skin cancer rates in the world, Australians have good reason to be wary of the way light impacts the skin. But as fans of Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) will tell you, not all light waves are created equal. Also known as photorejuvenation or a photofacial, IPL is a light-based therapy […]

Types of skin pigmentation & treatment

Freckles, age spots, sun spots, liver spots or plain old pigmentation: whatever you call it, irregular skin discolouration is a common and distressing problem caused by factors such as sun damage, some inflammatory skin disorders and hormonal fluctuations. In its various forms, pigmentation affects more than 80 percent of women in their lifetime. Pigmentation refers […]

Smoother, younger looking skin with IPL

Sun spots, freckles, redness, dryness and blotchy complexions are all unflattering reminders of a long hot summer.   The sun is the skin’s worst enemy. Too much exposure to the harsh Australian sun can result in uneven pigmentation and increase the visibility of pores, surface blemishes, veins and broken capillaries – not only on the […]