IPL stands for Intense pulsed light (IPL). Also known as photo facial it is used for: brown spots, acne inflammation, Rosacea, small dilated capillaries, and tightening of the skin. IPL helps restore a youthful looking skin intended for photoaged or sun damaged skin. IPL brightens the skin and gives it a youthful glow. For best results patients receive 3-5 treatments 2-4 weeks apart. Treatments can be done on the face, neck, chest, hands and other areas of the body.