These are very common conditions, the conditions are characterised by redness and flushing in the face, which can cause embarrassment for those who are affected. Treatment with Intense Pulsed Light for skin rejuvenation can treat these conditions.
Acne is a disorder of the sebaceous glands causing pimples and pustules (small fluid filled bumps), which can lead to scarring of the skin.
Rosacea is a disorder of the blood vessels in the skin causing flushing, persistent redness, pimples, visible blood vessels and in some cases thickening of the skin.
Thread veins or spider veins – are damaged veins and broken capillaries just below the skin. As you age, your skin loses collagen and becomes thinner, so when veins expand they become visible through your skin. Prominent thread veins can be inherited, but they are often caused by long term sun exposure, pregnancy, rosacea, alcohol, smoking and standing for long periods.
Acne, Rosacea and Thread Veins can be effectively treated with IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) laser technology. Intense pulsed light (IPL). The IPL laser works by shrinking the blood vessels.
Treatment is short, yet extremely effective. IPL treatment delivers improved results with each application reducing the number of visits needed. It takes 15 to 30 minutes per session.