Pigmented lesions are extremely common, affecting almost everybody. Some are caused by sun exposure or ageing, whilst others are congenital. Regardless of the cause, or whether the pigmented lesions are flat or raised, they are simply areas on the skin where there is a higher concentration of melanin.
At Perfect Image Consultants we use IPL (Intense Pulse Light) laser technology to treat :
It is contraindicated in individuals with tanned and dark skin.
A cool gel will be applied to the treatment areas and your eyes will be covered. The practitioner will pre-set the parameters for the session specific to your requirements and begin. The IPL applicator will be applied to this area of cooled skin and a short pulse of light of the appropriate wavelength released. The treatment may feel like the flick of an elastic band on the skin.
Soon after the treatment you may experience slight soreness and redness, similar to mild sunburn, which will disappear after a few hours. Blisters and darkening/lightening of the skin are rarely seen.
The pigmented areas treated may darken before they fade away. Some are seen to flake before disappearing either partially or completely. You may require between one and four treatments, at four week intervals.
The IPL laser is applied to the lesion in short pulses, increasing the temperature of the melanin containing cells, causing them to disperse. The body then replaces these cells with new cells generated by the surrounding, untreated tissue.
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*I am delighted with my treatment at Perfect Image Consultants. I have Rosacea and the redness and red veins on my nose and cheeks have made me feel very self conscious. I received ILP treatment and laser on the veins. The have disappeared! I needed 3 treatments. I highly recommend the clinic and the staff at Perfect Image Consultants.
*Birthmark removal on the face, Skin rejuvenation on face, Facial hair laser removal. I had all these treatments at perfect image and that was very comforting and satisfying. I saw shannone lister for Obagi and Dr Silva for the laser treatments. I had an amazing experience at the clinic. Dr silva and his team are very friendly, approachable and helped me a lot to gain confidence and improve my skin. The treatments are still ongoing and I find the charges are very reasonable and most importantly I am already seeing a massive improvement on my skin. I would recommend this clinic to anybody who is looking for good results
*Removal of pigmented area on forehead. This was a very quick and efficient procedure. It was most definitely painless and produced professional results. The doctor was very patient and took his time during the consultation. I would definitely return for similar treatments. Amazing experience. Very positive
*Dr Silva and Shannon Lister have been a great help to me for three years with my skin progress. I am very pleased with the treatment I am receiving for using Obaji products, Obaji blue peel, IPL and micro pixel under proper care and supervision of Dr Silva and Shannon Lister. Dr Silva and Shannon Lister always have time to talk about my skin issue, they are absolutely brilliant and I trust their opinions and take their suggestions when deciding what is right for me. I am grateful that my experience is so positive and I am very glad with the results of the treatment I have received. I would highly recommend Perfect Image Consultants and I send my heartfelt thanks to Dr Silva and Shannon Lister and all who works there to deliver outstanding service. ”
*Mole removal and skin condition treatment. Professional, caring and affordable. Would like to recommend Dr. Silva for mole removal and more recently for the treatment given for my virtiligo. Dr Silva is indeed a character and bends over backwards to make you feel comfortable and at ease. He listens and then suggests a best treatment plan. He is very good at what he does because he's been doing it for quite some time. Practice makes Perfect Image what it is. The care and affordable price is why I make the return journey to this clinic instead of staying in my area
*"They help you to be more confident and love your skin. I would highly recommend this clinic to other people who want to have better skin. Also the price is very affordable compared to other clinics and they offer better services."
*"I had an amazing experience at the clinic. Dr Silva and his team are very friendly, approachable and helped me a lot to gain confidence and improve my skin. The treatments are still ongoing and I find the charges are very reasonable and most importantly I am already seeing a massive improvement on my skin. I would recommend this clinic to anybody who is looking for good results."