Maidstone Electrolysis and Laser Clinic
6 Romney Place, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6LE
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Q. What Happens During a VPL™ Treatment?
A. You will receive a full consultation with a fully trained therapist who will assess your suitability for the treatment and answer any questions you may have.
Your therapist will advise you on the best course of treatment; this will depend on your age, your skin condition, the severity of your condition and your lifestyle.
After your consultation, your therapist will perform a test patch on your skin before progressing with the treatment. For the treatment your therapist will apply a cooling gel to the area being treated to ensure that the light energy from VPL™ achieves the best results.
After your treatment, the cooling gel will be removed and a sunscreen lotion will be applied.
A course of treatments may be necessary to achieve optimal results, the length of which will depend on the condition being treated and its severity.
Q. What Areas Can be Treated?
A. The treatment is effective at reducing and improving skin imperfections on the face, neck, décolleté and all over the body. Long-
Q. What Can Ultra VPL™ Treat?
A. Ultra VPL™ is clinically proven to effectively treat and improve the appearance of thread veins, sun spots, age spots, wrinkles and fine lines, rosacea and acne. Ultra VPL™ has also been successful in reducing the appearance of stretch marks and scars in certain cases.
Q. Are There Any Side-
A. Your skin type, specific condition and sensitivity to the treatment will be assessed by your therapist. Due to the personalised treatment settings determined by your therapist during consultation, you should not experience any side-
Q. How Many Treatments are Required?
A. In most cases results can be seen after just three to five treatments, however, your therapist will advise you on a suitable course of treatments during your consultation. The number of treatments you will need will depend on your age, your skin condition, the severity of your condition and your lifestyle. Best results are achieved with a course of treatments. Your therapist will advise you as to whether top up treatments over a longer period of time may be required.
Q. What Should I Do After Treatment?
A. Your therapist will apply a soothing gel where necessary after treatment as your skin may be slightly warm and pink. We recommend you use a sunscreen for a few weeks following treatment, and avoid tanning beds or sunbathing for at least 7 days. Your therapist will answer any questions you may have after you have been treated and will also advise you on a suitable skin care programme to enhance your skin tone and texture.
Q. Can This System Be Used With Other Therapies?
A. Yes, clients often have other treatments around the same time as having an Ultra VPL™ treatment. Always advise your therapist during your consultation about any other treatments you have recently received or are planning to have.