IPL Treatment and its Uses

IPL Treatment

What is IPL?

Intense Pulsed Light, also called IPL, is a type of skin treatment that utilizes lasers, low pulsed light, or photodynamic therapy to treat skin problems and reduce the effects of photoaging, such as spots, wrinkles, and the appearance of skin. In this blog, we will discuss IPL Treatment & their benefits.

The uses of IPL:


1. IPL Treatment for red veins

Intense Pulsed Light treatment is used to reduce the visibility of red veins. During the treatment controlled light waves are emitted. This is later absorbed by the blood vessel and destroyed. After a few sessions the red veins will start to clear, leaving no traces behind.

2. IPL for Acne

IPL treatment for acne is the most revolutionize treatment for acne. During the treatment light is used to effectively destroy the acne causing bacteria. After a few repeated sessions you will see the skin clearing up.

3. IPL for Pigmentation

Intense Pulsed Light treatment emits precisely controlled light pulses that are absorbed by or attracted to the area of concern on the skin. It then warms it up then reduces it to the point that it can be eliminated from the body.


  • Reduce Redness and Pigmentation.
    Reverse the effects of sun-induced damage by lessening dark spots that appear on the skin, scars, and swollen skin or the body.
  • The skin’s smoothness.
    It stimulates the creation of collagen. This natural protein fills in wrinkles and makes the skin soft and youthful.
  • Enhancing your overall appearance.
    Keep the appearance of your skin and keep it youthful by the elimination of unneeded pigmentation.

What is the cost of the Treatment?

The cost of the treatment will vary based on the goal you want to achieve. It will also consider the different parts of the body where you would want the treatment to be performed.

Where is the IPL Treatment Offered?

We, at River Medical offer IPL treatment for Red Veins, Pigmentation and Acne.
Call us at 01 662 9106 for appointment and consultation.
You can also visit us at 5 Herbert Place Dublin D02 TF40.