According to the "American Academy of Dermatology", PPx treatment is one of the safest ways to address acne and the ageing process in general. This is an FDA approved treatment that by using a PhotoPneumatic energy it combine suction and intense pulsed light.
The treatment is painless and fast, as an example treating all of the face will take about 10 minutes. The feeling the patient experiences is of a soothing heat, often described also as a warm massage. As a matter of fact 100% of the patients that underwent this treatment describe that they felt relaxed whereas 80% saw tangible and quick results.
How does it work?
The PPx probe gently suck a small area of skin into itself so that all lesions, discolorations, dark spots are compacted in a very small area of space where it is easier for the light energy to penetrate deep and stimulate the cell regeneration process.
What are the benefits?
The PPx treatment is 7 times more accurate compared to other intense pulse light treatments and offers many advantages to the patient. It treats acne and is penetrating enough to be able to clean the pores of the skin. It helps against all the pigmented lesions and gives a better, more even skin color tone. It smooths out small wrinkles and rejuvenates the skin.