Discover the transformative power of Lumecca at Prime Vitality! As the most potent Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) therapy available, Lumecca effectively treats pigmented and vascular lesions, giving you radiant, clear skin after just one session. From age spots and freckles to rosacea and sun damage, Lumecca targets a wide range of skin concerns, reducing imperfections and enhancing your natural beauty. Experience a noticeable improvement in skin complexion and clarity, with results typically visible within 1-2 weeks after treatment. Get ready to reveal a more youthful, vibrant version of yourself. At Prime Vitality, we’re committed to offering the best skincare solutions. Don’t wait to start your journey towards healthier, more radiant skin.
What concerns can Lumecca address?
Lumecca is a great way to address a number of concerns that you may have about your appearance, such as:
Aging-related blemishes and concerns
Lumecca is a non-surgical option for skin rejuvenation that's conveniently located at our functional medicine clinic and medical spa in San Antonio.
Quick results with no down time
What you should know about Lumecca
At Prime Vitality, you will come into a welcoming office where Dr. Goel will listen to your concerns, and then create a plan to help you look and feel your best. Lumecca is great for people who:
Want a skin treatment that’s simple and painless
Have busy schedules and cannot take off work for recovery from a more invasive procedure
Want custom plans made specifically for their concerns
Are seeking an experienced medical professional with a 5-star rating for both functional medicine and aesthetic services
Lumecca is an advanced, high-powered intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment designed to target and improve pigmented and vascular lesions. It is a type of photofacial therapy that uses photothermolysis to deliver light treatment to the skin. This powerful technology can deliver noticeable improvements in skin complexion and clarity after just a single session, making it an ideal solution for those looking to treat age spots, rosacea, freckles, and sun damage.
The primary benefits of Lumecca treatment include a significant improvement in the appearance of:
This can lead to a clearer, more even skin tone and a youthful, radiant complexion. Treatments are relatively quick, and most patients report little to no discomfort during the procedure. One of the standout features of Lumecca is its effectiveness after just one to three sessions, which is quicker than other comparable IPL technologies.
Lumecca works by using the principle of photothermolysis. This involves the delivery of an intense pulsed light (IPL) that targets specific chromophores in the skin. Depending on the area of concern, this light energy is absorbed by melanin or hemoglobin, leading to the destruction of abnormal cells and vessels. Over time, these targeted areas naturally peel or are absorbed by the body, leading to clearer, healthier skin.
After a Lumecca treatment, you can expect to see a significant improvement in your skin’s complexion and clarity. Age spots, vascular lesions, rosacea, freckles, and sun damage will diminish, leading to a more uniform and youthful skin tone. Results can often be seen a few days after the first session, with the most noticeable changes visible 1-2 weeks after treatment. The overall result is a rejuvenated and more brilliant complexion.
Preparing for a Lumecca treatment involves avoiding direct and excessive sun exposure or tanning for at least a month prior to the procedure. This is to ensure the skin is in the best possible condition for treatment, reducing the risk of complications and improving the effectiveness of the IPL therapy.
During a Lumecca treatment, you’ll experience a bright flash of light from the Lumecca device, akin to a light elastic sensation. You might also feel a slight warming of the skin. The procedure involves the light penetrating the skin and targeting the specific pigmented or vascular areas of concern.
Recovery from Lumecca is generally minimal. Immediately after the treatment, you may experience some redness and a warming of the skin, which typically subsides within an hour. Over the next 24-48 hours, you may notice a darkening of pigmented spots. In the week that follows, these pigmented lesions flake off, resulting in an evening out of the skin tone.
While Lumecca is considered a safe treatment, as with any procedure, there are potential risks. Most patients do not experience any side effects, and any skin reaction usually resolves within a few hours. However, some patients may find they are sensitive to sunlight immediately after treatment, and it is recommended to avoid direct sunlight and tanning to minimize this risk. Always consult with a healthcare professional to discuss potential risks based on your specific health circumstances.
The cost of Lumecca treatment can vary widely depending on a number of factors including the specific area being treated and the number of sessions required to achieve your desired results. As such, it’s recommended to discuss the potential cost with Dr. G at your consultation get an accurate estimate based on your individual needs and circumstances. Contact us today to learn more about how Lumecca can help you achieve your skincare goals. Your best skin could be just one Lumecca treatment away!