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Sciton® BBL Treatment

What is the Sciton® BBL® Treatment?

Sciton® BBL® is a broadband light therapy designed to target unwanted pigmentation and uneven skin texture for a more youthful appearance. Broadband light (BBL) is the world’s most powerful intense pulsed light (IPL) device available. It uses short blasts of strong light to gently heat the uppermost layers of your skin, stimulating collagen production to restore a more even complexion. 

This treatment can be performed on almost all parts of the body but is most commonly used on the face, neck, chest, and hands. It is ideal for targeting: 

  • Acne scarring. 
  • Sun damage. 
  • Skin tightening. 
  • Pigmented lesions. 
  • Vascular lesions. 
  • Unwanted hair. 

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Complimentary Skincare Diagnostic

Our team of experts will start with a comprehensive consultation using our exclusive SkinScope LED™ technology. We will build the perfect treatment plan to satisfy your skin’s needs.

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Who Can Benefit from the Sciton® BBL® Treatment?

Individuals who are looking to improve the overall texture and tone of their skin can often benefit from Sciton® BBL® treatments. Generally, BBL treatments work best on lighter skin tones, though some darker tones may be able to benefit as well. In order to determine if this treatment is right for you, contact our office to schedule a consultation. 

The Sciton® BBL® Treatment Procedure

During your BBL® treatment, you will be asked to wear protective eyewear to protect your eyes from the laser light. Then, the special Sciton® BBL® handpiece will be passed across the appropriate areas, delivering high-powered energy to the skin. Most people describe this feeling like a rubber band snap, though it should not be overly uncomfortable. We will also apply cooling technology to ensure that your treatment experience is enjoyable.  

Meet Our Team of skin experts

Meet Our Team
Courtney Nester

Licensed Cosmetologist, Skincare Specialist

Bryan Brooks, MSN, RN, FNP-C

Injection and Skincare Specialist

Jeana Elhart

Laser, Skincare Specialist

Jeanne Eyde, DO

Medical Director, Board Certified ENT-FPS

Joelle Hampton

Licensed Aesthetician

Kestell Row

Operations Coordinator

Liz Wilholt

Laser, Skincare Specialist

Nicole Devos, RN

Injection, Skincare Specialist

Stephanie Decot

Spa Manager

Sciton® BBL® Treatment Results

There is no downtime required following your Sciton® BBL® treatment since it is noninvasive. You may experience temporary redness and swelling, which should fade within the next few days. We will provide you with specific aftercare instructions to ensure that your skin heals properly for the best results. Over the next few weeks, you will notice your skin becoming smoother and more evenly toned. The number of treatments that are right for you will depend on your desired results. However, the best results are usually seen after 3-6 treatments spaced 2-4 weeks apart.  

Contact Our Office 

If you are interested in learning more about how the Sciton® BBL® system can help you reach your anti-aging and skin goals, contact our office today. Our team at SkinCeuticals SkinLab™ by Plastic Surgery Associates will be happy to schedule your initial consultation appointment.

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Can I wear makeup after Juvederm?

It is advised that patients avoid wearing makeup for at least 12 hours after their Juvederm treatment.

Can Juvederm be reversed?

Yes, Juvederm can be reversed using an enzyme called hyaluronidase. When injected into the treatment area, this enzyme dissolves the hyaluronic acid particles.

Can Juvederm cause blindness?

The risk of blindness following Juvederm injections is extremely rare.

Can Juvederm migrate?

In rare cases, Juvederm can migrate to other areas of the face within a few days of treatment. This occurs when the filler moves before it has fully bonded to your facial tissue.

Can you drink alcohol after Juvederm?

It is best to avoid alcohol consumption for 24 hours following all filler treatments.

Can you get half a syringe of Juvederm?

Very few fillers are available in a half syringe. This s because half of a syringe is a very small amount and is only recommended for focused areas.

Can you split a syringe of Juvederm?

Individuals should not split a syringe of Juvederm or any filler, since this can cause cross-contamination and exposure to another person’s bodily fluids.

Can you wash your face after Juvederm?

You can wash your face following Juvederm injections but be sure to wash it very gently. Avoid massaging the treated area for about six hours after treatment.

Does Juvederm dissolve over time?

Yes, Juvederm fillers naturally dissolve over time. Juvederm fillers typically last for 6-18 months.

Does Juvederm expand?

No, Juvederm fillers will not significantly expand following injection.

Does Juvederm look natural?

Juvederm fillers are formulated to create natural-looking improvements in the face. Many patients enjoy a younger appearance following treatment.

Does Juvederm soften up?

It can take several weeks for Juvederm to soften and settle into the skin. This means that final results will not be immediately observed.

Does Juvederm stimulate collagen?

Yes, Juvederm stimulates the body’s collagen production, helping patients to enjoy more youthful-looking skin.

Does Juvederm work immediately?

Patients will be able to notice an immediate improvement following Juvederm injections, with full results seen after about two weeks.

How can I make Juvederm last longer?

In order to prolong your Juvederm results, be sure to minimize sun exposure, wear SPF when outdoors, and follow a consistent skincare routine.

How do you get rid of Juvederm bumps?

Juvederm bumps may resolve on their own within a few weeks with massaging. The injections can also be diluted with a steroid anti-inflammatory called Kenalog.

How long after Juvederm will I see results?

Full Juvederm results can usually be seen after about two weeks.

How long does Juvederm last?

Juvéderm fillers can last anywhere from 6-18 months.

How many syringes of Juvederm do I need for marionette lines?

The number of syringes needed will depend on the severity of your lines or wrinkles. However, most people will need one syringe per side.

How much is a syringe of Juvederm?

The cost of Juvederm may vary depending on a number of factors. To learn more about pricing, please contact our office today.

How often can juvederm be injected?

To maintain ideal results, patients should schedule Juvederm treatments every 6-18 months, depending on the specific Juvederm filler they receive.

How painful are Juvederm injections?

Juvederm injections should not be painful, as a topical numbing cream can be applied to ensure you are comfortable.