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michelle50
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AcneAge Spots, Brown Spots

what does ipl do for facial skin besides remove hair. Also,i have sensitive skin so surgical dermabraison is a no no,what else makes the skin whiter and smoother and removes redness and freckles and spots

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drclevens


Plastic surgeon
Melbourne, FL
United States
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  What IPL can do for you
March 28, 2012 11:07 AM

IPL can do several things; it can improve the appearance of Rosacea, flushing, sun damaged skin, age spots, skin texture, and photo aging. The treatment also improves mild acne scars, (more)
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walterlampeter


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Rockville, MD
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  IPL
June 4, 2011 5:22 AM

I agree with Wendy. IPL is a great procedure for improving redness and pigmentation issues - I have personally had excellent results with the Palomar StarLux system.

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knifecoach


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new york, NY
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  IPL USES
February 12, 2010 10:51 AM

Intense Pulsed Light devices treat brown spots, red veins, hair removal, and skin texture. Dermabrasion is rarely done anymore since lasers are more popular. Many lasers target brown and (more)
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