FAQ

The Combined Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

Q: What is Erbium fractional (ER:YAG Fractional) Laser Technology?
A: This laser technology emits two patterns of multi-dot beams (9*9 and 7*7), which peels off the superficial skin layer. The body’s natural healing process creates new tissue resulting in younger looking skin.

Q: What is Intense IPL-DPC (pulsed light)?
A: IPL-DPC (pulsed light) systems use hand held flash lamps that emit gentle pulses of light which are absorbed in the skin. The treatment stimulates the growth of collagen and gives the skin a fresh and youthful look.

Q: What is IR?
A: Infrared light (IR) use different types of energy to heat the different skin layers and provide a controlled tightening tissue response.

Q: What are the benefits of using these solutions?
A: Using the ER: YAG laser solution, together with the IPL, and IR technologies, allows deep yet safe penetration into multiple skin layers, subsequently remodelling collagen, resurfacing skin and improving scars. In addition, it ensures immediate, long lasting results in just a few visits to the clinic.

Q: Is it safe to rejuvenate skin at any age?
A: Age is not an issue when it comes to minimally invasive procedures, as they are safe and reliable.

Q: How many treatments are required?
A: Although results are already apparent after the very first treatment, a minimum of 3 treatment sessions are recommended in order to reach visible clear results.

Q: How long does a skin rejuvenation treatment take?
A: Around 30 to 60 minutes depending on the technology used.

Q: Do all treatments utilize all of these technologies (LASERS, IR, and IPL)?
A: No. It depends mainly on the patients’ skin and the degree of aging. It is possible to use each technology individually or to combine 2-3 of them when necessary.

About IPL- DPC (pulsed light) Treatment

Q: What is IPL-DPC (pulsed light)?
A: Hair Reduction procedure emits light beam through the hair, into the hair follicle. The light energy turns into heat energy coagulating the melanin in the follicle. As a result, the follicle cannot grow new hair.

Q: How does light-based technology work?
A: Light based technology is based on a method called “selctive destruction of a specified target without damaging surrounding tissue.

Q: Are IPL-DPC (pulsed light) aesthetic treatments painful?
A: No. During the procedure, a slight, momentary stinging sensation may be felt, but not pain.

Q: Are IPL-DPC (pulsed light) aesthetic treatments safe?
A: SharpLight’s pulsed-light treatments are non-invasive and safe, with minimum side effects.

About Hair Removal

Q: What is the average rate of hair growth?
A: About 0.35mm a day, but this varies depending on body are, age and gender.

Q: How many treatments are required?
A: The typical regimen is 5-7 treatment sessions, spaced 4-12 weeks apart, depending on the body area.

Q: Why are multiple treatments necessary?
A: About 20-25% of human hair follicles on the body are in the active growth phase at any given time. This is the percentage of hair follicles that can be destroyed in a single treatment session. In order to eliminate almost 70% of the hair, treament has to be repeated until the desired result is achieved.

About Skin Rejuvenation Treatment

Q: Is it safe to rejuvenate facial skin at 65 years of age?
A: There are no contraindications based on age since light-based procedures are safe and non-invasive.

Q: What does skin rejuvenation entrail?
A: Skin rejuvenation is the reversal of aging skin by neocollagenesis, which improves skin texture to obtain a younger and fresher look.

Q: How many treatments are required?
A: The typical regimen is an average of 5 treatment sessions, spaced 4 weeks apart.

Q: How long does a treatment take?
A: A full facial skin rejuvenation treatment takes 15-30 minutes, after which you can continue your daily routine.