Irvine Medical Clinic

Skin Lightening RejuvenationIrvine, CA

Skin Lightening Rejuvenation brightens and corrects blemishes of the face and skin to restore the natural, pure beauty of the skin. This cosmetic procedure helps reduce and eliminate dark spots, wrinkles, tans, and creases and improves the face's overall appearance. Skin lightening rejuvenation can also be used to treat a variety of skin conditions.

At Harbor Medical Clinic and Wellness Center, we offer Skin Lightening Rejuvenation for patients experiencing skin irregularities. Our team can identify the cause and discuss your possible treatment options. To learn more about a procedure or schedule an appointment, call 1-949-551-1234 today.

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    What is Skin Lightening Rejuvenation?

    Skin Lightening Rejuvenation (SLR) is a cosmetic treatment that removes skin pigmentation and irregularities. The treatment helps reduce dark spots, sun tans, acne scars, wrinkles, freckles, creases, pigmentation, and more, enhancing the skin's overall appearance. There are a variety of skin lightening and rejuvenation procedures, depending on the patient’s skin type and present condition or concern.

    Skin lightening rejuvenation can treat skin conditions on the face and body. Many types of skin rejuvenation treatments are compatible with other treatments, such as Botox™, chemical peels, and IPLs (intense pulsed light treatments). Once we complete a full examination and evaluation, we can determine the best treatment for the patient’s case.

    Factors that Affect Skin Health

    Various factors can affect the skin, including environmental, behavioral, and genetic factors. Although genetic factors are typically irreversible, treatment can help manage the condition, relieve symptoms, and enhance facial appearance.

    Environmental and behavioral factors that contribute to poor skin health include:

    • Dehydration
    • Exposure to harmful sun rays
    • Improper & insufficient sleep
    • Not maintaining proper skin care routine
    • Pollution
    • Smoking
    • Unhealthy diet

    Types of SLR Treatments

    Each type of skin lightening rejuvenation treatment targets a different skin concern, or sometimes multiple. The primary goal of SLR treatment is to improve and enhance skin irregularities, pigmentation, and premature skin aging. The five procedures used for skin lightening and rejuvenation include:

    • Chemical peels: treats various skin problems including acne, discoloration, fine lines, and wrinkles. We apply a chemical solution to the face, removing the damaged outer layer of skin. This procedure takes less than an hour, and patients experience minimal to no discomfort during the treatment.
    • Omnilux Light Therapy: uses narrowband Light emitting Diodes (LEDs). Omnilux can treat a wide range of dermatological conditions, including acne, photodamage, and skin rejuvenation. Omnilux™ therapy helps stimulate the body’s cellular mechanisms by photomodulation.
    • Dermapen: involves multiple needles that vertically pierce the skin, enhancing rejuvenation results with much less epidermal damage. The Dermapen’s automatic vibrating function increases the absorption of products while reducing pain and discomfort.
    • IPL™ Photorejuvenation IPL™: used to help restore the skin’s overall appearance and promote healthy-looking skin. IPL Quantum SR™ technology helps diffuse redness, reduce pore size, and improve skin tone and texture. The procedure creates a gentle skin warming and can simultaneously treat a wide range of facial skin concerns, such as broken capillaries, skin discoloration, age spots, freckles, mottled pigmentation, and the symptoms of rosacea.

    Patients experiencing skin irregularities or signs of a skin condition and are interested in skin lightening rejuvenation are examined and assessed, after which we will recommend the best possible treatment. Call our office at 1-949-551-1234 to learn about the types of SLR treatments we offer.

    Post-Procedure Care

    The treatment process varies depending on the type of SLR treatment the patient is undergoing. However, in most cases, after-care instructions remain the same. The skin requires certain measures for proper maintenance, especially after a procedure or treatment.

    We recommend the following care and maintenance practices after any skin treatment:

    • Avoid harsh chemicals and exfoliating
    • Avoid sun exposure for a month and use sunscreen any time thereafter
    • Cover the face from dust and pollution
    • Use any prescribed creams, ointments, etc.

    Patients may experience minor side effects and symptoms following their treatment, such as swelling, redness, blisters, and slight discomfort. These side effects are often minor and do not cause long-term effects. Patients who experience side effects for longer than three days should contact our office to schedule a follow-up visit.

    Schedule a Visit Today

    Skin lightening rejuvenation consultations and treatments are available at our office. The Harbor Medical Clinic and Wellness Center team looks forward to treating you and helping you achieve flawless skin. Call our office at 1-949-551-1234 to learn more or schedule an appointment.

    Frequently Asked Questions About Skin Lightening Rejuvenation

    When is the best age to begin skin lightening rejuvenation treatment?

    The ideal age for any skin treatment is when the skin begins showing signs of aging, such as wrinkles. For most people, that begins in their late 20s. We recommend natural skin treatments and professional lightening rejuvenation to prevent any skin conditions or side effects from occurring.

    What are the primary causes of skin irregularities or conditions?

    Skin conditions can be behavioral, environmental, or hereditary. Some genetic skin conditions can be exacerbated from environmental or behavioral influences, such as poor diet, lack of exercise, not using sunscreen, etc. The primary causes of skin conditions are inadequate diet, smoking, pollution, and allergies to medications.

    What are the most common skin conditions?

    The most common skin conditions are wrinkles, pigmentation, scars, vascular conditions, and dull or darkened skin tone. Skin lightening rejuvenation does just that: lightens, brightens, and rejuvenates the skin. However, some skin conditions require medical attention and ongoing management.

    What treatments are available for skin lightening and rejuvenation?

    Skin lightening and rejuvenation treatments include Laser And Intense Pulse Light (IPL) treatments, chemical peels, Ablative Laser Treatments, Mechanical Ablation (Dermabrasion, Dermaplaning), Non-Ablative Treatments (Microdermabrasion, Microneedling, Light Acid Peels), Dermal Fillers, Botulinum Toxin Type A Treatments, and Spider Vein Treatment (Sclerotherapy).

    Who is a good candidate for skin lightening rejuvenation treatment?

    Good candidates for skin rejuvenation include those who are physically healthy, do not smoke, have specific but realistic goals in mind for the improvement of their appearance, and are committed to protecting their skin from further sun damage. We will discuss before and after treatment protocols and proper management after undergoing any skin-related procedure.

    Contact Us

    Harbor Medical Clinic and Wellness Center is located at 33 Creek Rd., Building C, Suite 310 Irvine, CA 92604.

    (949) 551-1234