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What is IPL treatment in Walnut Creek?

IPL or Intense Pulse Light technology, uses a high intensity light to treat a number of skin imperfections. Dr. Christine Lee preforms IPL in Walnut Creek, California to give her patients more healthy and radiant skin by correcting problems including: There are many areas of the body that can be improved with liposuction. They include:

What is IPL treatment?
  • Sun damage
  • Freckling
  • Age spots
  • Discolorations
  • Rosacea
  • Broken blood vessels
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Bags under eyes
  • Large pores
  • Unwanted hair

IPL Walnut Creek, California is completely non-invasive and requires no down time. Each treatment will take approximately 30 minutes and you will typically require 4-6 treatments to achieve the results you desire. During the treatment the laser may produce a feeling similar to that of being snapped by a rubber band. This feeling subsides very quickly and most patients say it is mild.

IPL sometimes called Photofacial or Fotofacial, treatments work by using a florescent pulsed light system to send a signal deep below the skin’s surface which helps the skin to produce new collagen. This improves the texture of the skin starting with the first treatment and gradually improving over subsequent treatments.

This technology can be used to improve the skin on almost any part of the body including the neck, face, arms, chest, and legs. The IPL laser treatment will rejuvenate your skin and leave it looking healthy and glowing.

There are many technological devices available that physicians can utilize to help with the appearance of imperfections in the skin. Dr. Christine Lee has more than 40 IPL and laser devices in her office. She will sometimes combine IPL with other treatments to improve the outcome. Every procedure is customized for the patient with their specific needs in mind.

IPL is a non-surgical method of skin rejuvenation that has a proven track record of effectiveness. If you think IPL in Walnut Creek, California, is right for you, call Dr. Lee to schedule a consultation.

Dr. Christine Lee

Dr. Min-Wei Christine Lee

Dr. Christine Lee is a Board-certified Dermatologist with sub-specialties in laser surgery, cosmetic surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, facial plastic reconstruction, and dermatologic surgery. She leads The Skin And Laser Treatment Institute as its Director and serves as Clinical Faculty for the Department of Dermatologic Surgery at the University of California San Francisco. Patients travel from across the globe for her expertise, and Dr. Lee has trained thousands of stateside and international doctors.

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