Dr Patrick J. Treacy The Ailesbury Clinic
Suite 6, Merrion Court
Phone: 2692255 / 2692133 Fax: 2692250 Mobile: 086 2487464 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
a cosmetic treatment designed to produce younger and
healthier looking skin.
In Ailesbury Clinic,
we have a choice of photorejuvenation lasers.
technique is delivered by the Quantum IPL
RF procedure is delivered by the Aurora IPL
What is the difference between the Quantum and the Aurora?
Quantum uses broadspectrum light to target defects within the
skin while the Aurora™ device uses this and radiofrequency. This method, which marries all benefits of intense
pulsed light and optical energy is called ELOS (Electrical
Optical Synergy). This is used for the treatment of
vascular and pigmented discolorations with the wrinkle
and tightening benefits of RF.
PhotoRejuvenation is the
only procedure that can treat vascular redness, rosacea, open pores, pigmented brown spots,
skin texture, and collagen structure all at once.
are the indications for FotoFacial™ treatments?
FotoFacial™ treatments are beneficial in the treatment
of the following:
Treatments effectively reduce redness
Sun damage (Photo-aging). Treatments
reduce fine wrinkling, freckling and irregular
Treatments smooth skin and reduce
Treatments reduce irregular pigment
and even skin tone.
- FotoFacial™ treatments
reduce the overall redness, flushing and dilated
capillaries and improve
the breakouts of this common chronic facial condition.
What areas can be treated?
FotoFacial™ treatments can be used on any part
of the skin. They are especially effective for improving
the appearance of the face, neck, and chest.
What results can I expect?
You can expect to see a gradual decrease in overall redness,
flushing and dilated capillaries. People with visible
aging from the sun can expect to see their sking become
smoother with a decrease in fine wrinkles, reduction
in pore size and fading of sun spots. Many people with
rosacea see an improvement in breakouts and are able
to decrease or discontinue their medications.
are FotoFacial™ treatments
Each treatment takes approximately 15 to 30 minutes.
A mild amount of discomfort can be expected. People
with more sensitive skin may prefer to use EMLA¨,
a topical anesthetic cream. When EMLA is used 30 to
60 minutes before treatment there is almost no discomfort
There is no discomfort after treatments.
Immediately following a treatment, the skin may appear
red and flushed
and tiny capillaries may appear more visible. Brown
spots generally appear darker. All of these changes gradually
fade over a period of hours to a few days.
How soon will I see results?
After your first treatment, your skin will feel smoother
and will have a more even tone. These improvements
are gradual and will be more visible after each treatment.
Five treatments are performed for optimal results.
Some patients will benefit from additional treatments.