Medical Laser - Invergowrie

Colour Correction Photo Rejuvenation

What Is It?

IPL (intense pulse light) and radiofrequency combined energies safely and comfortably, fade the appearance of skin imperfections caused by the sun and general ageing of the skin.  The energies precisely and safely target pigmented spots, vascular lesions and redness from rosacea.

As well, the light energy a thermal energy stimulates the collagen layer deeper beneath the skin’s surface, helping to smooth fine lines and reduce pore size.

Results Achieved

It creates less pigmentation and less redness, resulting in a more uniform colour of skin.  Correcting colour is very rejuvenating on the skin; it is a myth that wrinkles are the only sign of ageing.  Skin will appear smoother and healthier with visibly reduced pores due to the collagen boosting that occurs.


    30-40 minutes


    2-4 months


    1-2 days




Common Queries Regarding This Procedure

How does it work?

The light energies have an affinity for the pigment and redness  causing them to break down.

The thermal energy targets collagen production this shrinking pore size.

How long does it last?

After a course of 3-4 treatments, the optimum result will be achieved and lifestyle factors will determine how long the results last.  A good way of maintaining this  is  to have a booster session annually.

For whom is it not suitable ?

It is not suitable for darker skin types, newly suntanned skin or skin that has been exposed to self-tan within 2 weeks.

Are there any cautions/ contra-indications?

Retinol products must be stopped 7 days prior to treatment

Can it be combined with other treatments?

Yes – it enhances aesthetic injectable treatments.  Stimulated skin improves the quality of the skin, thus improving the ‘canvas' for injectable treatments to be more effective.

For the treatment of pigmentation, it is commonly combined with Microdermabrasion, Vitamin C and LED light therapy so that we can help to suppress pigmentation development.

Vascular and redness treatment - a calming Murad methodology facial helps to deliver calming ingredients to the skin.

Is it sore?

It feels like very quick pulses to the skin – which can feel warm, although our automatic cooling tip soothes the skin immediately.

Are there any risks or side effects?

This treatment delivers energy and heat to the skin, and swelling can be a side effect, although if you apply a cold compress to the skin following treatment, this usually helps to prevent it.

It absolutely cannot be done on newly tanned skin (up to 6 weeks) or skin that has been exposed to self-tan (up to 2 weeks).  This can result in the skin burning.

What is the recovery time?

Skin will look red, similar to the appearance after a brisk walk, and will typically calm within an hour.

Any swelling can take up to a few days to resolve.

Redness and vascular areas gradually fade but pigmentation appears darker initially and resolves in 1-2 weeks


We recommend that you cool the area using a cold compress, stay out of the sun and apply SPF to the skin.

The skin is not broken; therefore you can apply makeup to the skin if you wish.

Treatment Price

£120 per treatment

A deposit of £25 is required to secure the appointment. We also have our Fresh Face Membership Plan that allows you to benefit by paying monthly along with lots of other member benefits.

If you have any other concerns please visit our page dedicated to client safety.