What is IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) ?

IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure used for various skin treatments, including hair removal, skin rejuvenation, and treating skin pigmentation issues like age spots and sun damage.

Unlike lasers that use a single wavelength of light, IPL devices emit a broad spectrum of light wavelengths, allowing them to target multiple skin concerns. IPL works by delivering pulses of light energy into the skin, which is absorbed by target tissues such as hair follicles or pigmented lesions, causing them to heat up and be destroyed or broken down by the body's natural processes.

The benefits of IPL include long-lasting hair reduction, with many experiencing permanent hair removal over time, as well as smoother skin and reduced risk of ingrown hairs compared to traditional methods like shaving or waxing.

Customers seeking effectiveness, convenience, and comfort should consider IPL for its long-term results.

IPL treatments are virtually painless and can be tailored to suit individual skin types and hair colours, making them suitable for a wide range of people. Say goodbye to unwanted hair and hello to silky-smooth skin with IPL hair removal.

Treatment Areas

Upper/Lower Lip



Full Face

Under Arm

Bikini Line


Half Arm

Full Arm

Half Leg

Full Leg

Benefits of IPL Hair Removal

  • Long-lasting Results

    IPL hair removal offers long-term reduction in hair growth, with many individuals experiencing permanent hair removal over time. This means fewer sessions in the long run compared to traditional methods like shaving or waxing.

  • Convenience

    IPL treatments can be performed relatively quickly and easily, making them a convenient option for busy individuals. Unlike frequent shaving or waxing appointments, IPL sessions are spaced several weeks apart, allowing for minimal disruption to daily routines.

  • Reduced Risk of Ingrown Hairs

    Unlike shaving or waxing, which can lead to ingrown hairs and skin irritation, IPL hair removal targets hair follicles beneath the skin's surface, reducing the likelihood of ingrown hairs and resulting in smoother, bump-free skin.

  • Versatility

    IPL technology can be used on various body areas, including the legs, underarms, bikini line, and face, making it a versatile option for addressing unwanted hair virtually anywhere on the body. Additionally, IPL treatments can be tailored to suit different skin types and hair colors, ensuring safe and effective results for a wide range of individuals.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long is one treatment session?

The duration of an IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) session can vary depending on the size of the treatment area and the specific settings used. Generally, an IPL session for hair removal can last anywhere from a few minutes for smaller areas such as the upper lip or underarms, to around 30 minutes or more for larger areas like the legs or back.

How many treatments are needed to see results?

The number of IPL treatment sessions needed to see results can vary depending on factors such as the individual's skin type, hair colour, and the area being treated.

However, most people typically require multiple sessions spaced several weeks apart to achieve optimal results.

For hair removal, it's common to undergo anywhere from 6 to 8 sessions, with noticeable reduction in hair growth becoming apparent after the first few sessions.

However, do note that individual results may vary, and some people may require more or fewer sessions to achieve their desired outcome.

Is the treatment painful?

The level of discomfort experienced during IPL treatment can vary from person to person and depends on factors such as individual pain tolerance, and the sensitivity of the treated area.

Most individuals find IPL treatment to be relatively tolerable, especially when compared to more invasive procedures like laser hair removal.

Is there any downtime?

In general, there is minimal to no downtime associated with IPL treatment. Most people are able to resume their normal activities immediately after their session.

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