Urban Radiance OFFERS Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Photofacials
We deliver effective and beautifying skin rejuvenation!
Urban Radiance is a premier Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) treatment provider located in Erie, Colorado. Our Registered Nurse and Owner, Alicia Micaletti is an licenced expert in IPL treatments.
What is an IPL Treatment?
IPL treatments are non-surgical procedures that use a broad spectrum light to penetrate skin on the deepest levels. This specialized treatment allows your body to produce new collagen and connective tissue, creating healthier and smoother skin. Removing the damaged tissue will leaving you with more youthful looking skin.
Why get an IPL Treatment?
IPL photofacials are designed to treat sun damage, age spots, rosacea, acne and other undesireable skin conditions.
The treatments are recommended in a series of 4 to 6 sessions. By dividing up the treatments you will see gradual improvement with minimal risk. Once your IPL treatments are complete you will notice an immediate difference in the quality and appearance of your skin. The effects can last for years making these premium treatments among the most popular skin care services.
Benefits of an IPL Photofacial
- Minimal down time makes.
- Low risk of side effects.
- Evens the skin tone and texture.
- Minimal discomfort during the procedure.
- You can resume normal activities immediately after the treatment.
Let our Registered Nurse Injector help you reverse signs of aging due to long-term exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation and sun damage. Call today to schedule your appointment or free consultation!
What to Expect in a Photofacial Treatment?
Our (IPL) treatment provider will clean your face and apply a cool gel numbing agent to the areas being treated. Dark eye glasses will be provided to protect your eyes from the light. By using an IPL wand on the skin surface we will apply light pulses to the treatment area. The treatment is fairly painless.
How Long will my IPL Treatment Last?
The effects can last for years, as long as you follow post-treatment guidelines, making IPL treatments among the most popular skin care services!
IPL Post-Treatment Guidelines
- Avoid Dermal Fillers and Botox at least 2 weeks after treatment
- Do not use Retin-A, retinoids, or similar vitamin A compounds, harsh scrubs or exfoliating products and bleaching creams
- Avoid picking or scratching the treated area
- Avoid excessive sun exposure for 2 weeks
You may experience some mild swelling, redness and crusting after treatment that can last up to 5 days
About the Starlux 300 Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
At Urban Radiance we use the Palomar Starlux 300 IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) System. It is a complex and flexible platform designed to perform the most requested types of procedures, from skin rejuvenation and hair removal to wrinkle reduction and acne treatment. The Starlux 300 uses innovative smooth pulse technology to prevent epidermal temperature spikes, ensuring a more comfortable patient experience.
The compact and innovative Starlux 300 has various handpieces that can be used to perform a wide variety of procedures and laser treatments.