Worried your freckles, age spots or rosacea make you look less radiant and older?
Updated: Mar 6, 2019
BroadBand light (BBL) technology provides Dr. Bookout the ability to improve a broad range of her patients’ skin conditions using one procedure that remains the most complete and versatile light treatment in the world.
Over time, with sun exposure, harsh facial products, age, and pollution, the skin begins to appear dull and starts to wrinkle. Thankfully, with the latest advances in light technology, we can reverse this process and stop the clock on aging skin to restore your skin to its natural beauty, making it clearer, smoother, vibrant and younger looking.
What is BBL?
BBL is a safe, FDA-cleared light therapy, also known as Intense Pulsed Light or the PhotoFacial, and it used to for anti-aging, removing sun damage, and skin rejuvenation without downtime or the need for surgery.
How Does BBL Work?
BBL delivers light energy that heats the top layers of the skin, targeting and destroying unwanted pigmentation while also stimulating new collagen formation. The BBL system uses multiple wavelengths that allow treatment of several skin conditions using smart filters to target common skin complaints:
Freckles and age spots
Loss of skin firmness
Small blood vessels
What Areas Can BBL Treat?
BBL is safe for most places of the body, but is commonly used on the:
How Many Treatments Are Needed?
The number of treatments needed depends on the patient's goals as well as their current age and skin condition, keeping in mind that everyone's skin reacts differently.
Patients will notice a difference after 1 treatment but typically require 2 to 3 treatments for better results.
It is recommended that patients get 3 to 4 treatments per year as a maintenance program in order to keep the skin's collagen production actively stimulated.