WORRIED YOUR FRECKLES, AGE SPOTS OR ROSACEA MAKE YOU LOOK LESS RADIANT AND OLDER?
WITH BBL™ THEY WILL BE A THING OF THE PAST!
BBL IS THE WORLD’S MOST POWERFUL IPL (INTENSE PULSED LIGHT) DEVICE ON THE MARKET. IT SETS NEW STANDARDS IN TREATING SKIN CONDITIONS ASSOCIATED WITH AGING, ACTIVE LIFE-STYLES, AND SUN DAMAGE.
How does it work?
The light energy delivered by BBL will gently heat the upper layers of your skin. The heat absorbed by the targeted areas will stimulate your skin cells to regenerate. This process will restore your skin to its natural beauty, making it
clearer, smoother, vibrant and younger looking.
What does it treat?
BBL energy allows your physician to treat age and sun spots, small facial veins, and many other skin conditions. Your physician’s treatment plan will be tailored to match your skin type and your desired results.
BBL has a solutions for your skin concerns:
Freckles and age spots
Small blood vessels and rosacea
Loss of firmness
Is there downtime?
No downtime needed! Only thing required is that you stay out of the sun pre and post procedure for 4 weeks, after the procedure you might have slight redness and your sun damage will appear darker.
You are welcome to apply foundation right after if you need to.
What should I expect?
Avoid sun exposure (apply sunscreen daily and do not tan at all –including self-tanner) for 4 to 6 weeks
before and after treatments.
Do not use any retinol products (or products containing tretinoin) or exfoliants on the area to be treated for one week.
Avoid Accutane (or isotretinoin products) for 6 months prior.
Let your technician know if you have a history of hyperpigmentation.
You must notify the technician if you have had any cosmetic tattooing on or near the area to be treated. Photosensitizing medications including doxycycline and minocycline should be discontinued three days prior to the treatment.
DAY OF APPOINTMENT
Come to your appointment with a clean face-remove all makeup if area to be treated is the face.
You may have a mild sunburn(burning) sensation following the treatment, that is usually gone within a few hours.
Skin redness is normal and may last a few days.
There may be a slight amount of swelling.
Crusting or blistering is uncommon and not serious.
Pigmented areas may begin to flake after a few days.
Cold compresses may be useful for the first 24 hours.
Your skin will be fragile for 2-3 days. Use gentle cleansers, do not rub the skin and avoid hot water during this time.
Do not use your Clarisonic or a loofah for one week.
Do not use any retinoids, tretinoins, alpha or beta hydroxy products, vitamin C products, scrub, exfoliate, or have chemical peels performed on the areas treated for one week.
Makeup can be applied immediately on unbroken skin.
Avoid the sun and use sunblock.
Avoid excessive heat or friction to the treated area (heavy exercise, saunas).
Sun spots and age spots will DARKEN with the BBL treatments before they begin to respond and resolve. This is expected and a normal part of the BBL process. Do not pick these spots once they become dry. They will lift and fall off on their own.
Please contact us as soon as possible if you experience any blistering or increase pain. Contact us if you are concerned about infection. If any pigment changes are bothersome or persist beyond 4 weeks.