With IPL technology, light pulses penetrate the tissue and create
heat, targeting the abnormal vessels that are the root cause of
the inflammation. The body’s natural reaction to the treatment
removes the abnormal vessels and heals the inflammation
threatening the skin and eyelid. IPL technology treats your skin
and eyelid inflammation while improving overall skin appearance.
To ensure utmost comfort, your doctor will apply coupling
gel on the treatment area. For your eyes safety, you will be
wearing IPL protective goggles/pads during the whole treatment
session. Each session lasts approximately 15 minutes. During
the treatment, you might experience a warm sensation as light
is applied to the skin, but the treatment is gentle and should not
Immediately following treatment, you may experience some
redness around treated areas that will usually disappear
within a few hours. In most cases, makeup may be applied
immediately, and daily activities can be resumed the same day.
Your physician should advise to stay out of direct sunlight for
a few days following the treatment and apply sun screen.
Skin and eyelid inflammation can be relieved with as few
as 1-2 treatments. Typically 4 sessions with 3-4 weeks in
between are needed to achieve optimal results. Following
the full treatment session, it is recommended to consult your
doctor on maintenance treatments for optimal long term
results (usually once every 6-12 months).