What is M22 Skin Rejuvenation?

Lumenis® M22™ provides an Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) treatment – light pulses move through the skin, creating heat and targeting skin imperfections in a controlled way. It also stimulates collagen and elastic fibres. it is designed to treat a wide range of skin conditions with a single handpiece and multiple filters. The common skin conditions that can be treated by Lumenis® M22™ Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatment:

  • Skin discolouration and blemishes
  • Spider veins and broken capillaries
  • Visible signs of ageing
  • Acne

Who is suitable for M22 Skin Rejuvenation?

Male and female who is bothered by skin discolouration, hyperpigmentations, and other visible signs of ageing.

When it is not suitable

You should not have Lumenis® M22™ Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatment if you:

  • Are pregnant or breastfeeding
  • Are receiving radiotherapy or chemotherapy
  • Have active infection on the treated area
  • Have immunosuppressive disease
  • Have a history of keloid scarring
  • Have exposure to sun or artificial tanning during the 3-4 weeks prior to treatment
  • Use of photosensitive medications and/or herbs that may cause sensitivity to laser light such as isotretinoin, tetracycline, or Accutane in the past 6 months

Products

Lumenis® M22™ 

Best Practices

Before Treatment

Speak with an experienced practitioner. Be sure that you are a suitable candidate prior to the treatment

After Treatment

Avoid direct sun exposure and wear daily sunscreen of SPF 50

Keep skin moisturised at all time

Makeup can be worn 24-48 hours after treatment

Avoid skin care products that contain benzoyl peroxide, Retin-A, Retinol, or glycolic acids

Avoid strenuous exercising, hot baths, showers or sauna in the first 24-48 hours

Frequent Questions

Usually, patients can expect to see a difference in hyper-pigmented lesions, vascular lesions, and overall skin texture after one treatment. For some patients, it may take a course of treatment to see the best results.

Yes. Makeup can be worn 24-48 hours after treatment.

Side effects are rare with Lumenis® M22™ Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Treatment. The common side effects after the treatment are flushed skin, the darker appearance of brown pigmented spots, and more visible capillaries. However, these immediate side effects will subside within a week.