IPL Hair Removal
Unwanted hair The signs of aging can look slightly different on all of us. One thing we can be almost certain of is the appearance of lines and wrinkles that can make us look much older than we feel. If you’re struggling with wrinkles etched into your once-smooth skin, it may be time to consult our professional at One Life Health and Performance in Palm Beach Gardens, FL to discuss how BOTOX® could help turn back the hands of time on your skin. Contact us today to schedule your appointment and learn more!
What Is IPL Hair Removal?
Non-invasive hair removal treatment that reduces hair growth through IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) technology. The IPL targets the hair follicles and impairs their ability to grow new hair. IPL hair removal is effective on black, brown and red hair.
How Does It Work?
Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) describes the use of intense pulses of non-coherent light distributed over a range of wavelengths; from 400nm to 1200nm. The technology utilizes specific wavelength ranges to target various chromophores in the skin. This enables effective treatment of
This can leave you looking angry or upset even when your face is at rest. BOTOX® targets those muscles in order to prevent or limit their movement. The skin on top is given a chance to smooth and relax those wrinkles.
Where Can I get IPL Hair Removal?
This treatment went from just being used for frown lines to becoming one of the most versatile cosmetic treatments available. Because of its unique ability to affect the signals of nerves, it’s much more than just a wrinkle relaxer.
Lines and Wrinkles
BOTOX® is still the go-to for all dynamic wrinkles. Many people are using this treatment as a preventative measure to stop these wrinkles before they become etched in the skin. Many patients see fantastic results on:
- Frown lines between the eyebrows
- Forehead lines
- Crow’s feet
- Bunny lines on the side of the nose
- Fine lines on the upper lip
If your top lip shows more of your gums than you’d like, BOTOX® could help. Used to manipulate the muscles that pull your lip, the injections can relax the muscle just enough so it falls where you’d like it to when you smile.
If you’re unhappy with the way dimpling looks on your chin, this treatment could help relax the muscles causing its appearance.
What Should I Expect?
Excessive underarm sweating, known as hyperhidrosis, is an embarrassing condition that can cause uncomfortable situations due to constant sweating and the foul odor that may emanate from it. This condition is the result of hyperactive sweat glands which cannot be treated with over-the-counter antiperspirants or products. Research shows that nearly 2-3% of the population in the U.S. suffers from excessive underarm sweating.
Fortunately, BOTOX® Cosmetic has been approved by the FDA as a solution to excessive sweating. It offers many benefits for tackling this embarrassing condition. Benefits of BOTOX® Cosmetic for excessive sweating include:
- Immediate relief
- Completely eliminates excessive sweating and odor
- No negative side effects
- Can easily be maintained with repeat injections
- Does not require surgery or any downtime
- More cost-effective than other treatments
BOTOX® Cosmetic has been shown to have an 82-87% decrease in underarm sweating with results lasting from 4 to 12 months.
How Long Do The Results Last?
The results and their longevity vary from patient to patient based on a variety of factors. Generally speaking, they tend to last for multiple months at a time before follow-up injections become necessary for ongoing results.