Stellar M22 is a non-invasive intense pulsed light procedure that targets skin damage from age, excessive sun exposure, or other factors. This treatment corrects sun spots, age spots, and other pigmentation irregularities, including broken capillaries, redness due to rosacea, and hemangiomas.

What to Expect

RESULTS: Varies by treatment
LASTS: Varies by treatment
PAIN: Varies by patient
REPEAT: 1-3 treatments



Does IPL hurt?2021-06-11T15:37:09+00:00

Yes, it can be slightly uncomfortable. The sensation during treatment is said to feel like a warm rubber band snap against the skin followed by residual heat in the treated area. A topical numbing cream is applied prior to treatment to help minimize pain.

How many and how often will I need treatments?2021-06-11T15:39:54+00:00

Treatments depend on the skin type, type of lesion, and other individual factors. Generally, pigmentation and vascular lesions require 4-6 treatments about 3-5 weeks apart. After the courses of treatment are completed many conditions require maintenance treatments annually.


What types of skin conditions does IPL treat?2021-06-11T15:33:58+00:00

IPL or intense light is a minimally invasive procedure that uses light passed through various filters to selectively target skin irregularities.

The most common conditions treated with IPL are sunspots & damage, blemishes & freckles, and multiple vascular lesions such as telangiectasias, broken capillaries & rosacea.

When will I see results?2021-06-11T15:38:52+00:00

Results from IPL are seen immediately!

What is the downtime?2021-06-11T15:41:41+00:00

After each treatment, you will have some swelling for a few hours followed by 1-2 days of redness.


After Care Instructions2021-06-11T17:12:59+00:00

No matter what type of laser treatment you receive, clients will be counseled heavily to greatly reduce sun exposure. Most treatments will include sunscreen application before you leave the office.

Avoid picking or scratching the treated skin.

Sleep elevated to avoid additional swelling

Use of a gentle serum or hyaluronic acid is recommended to enhance the results and quicken healing time.

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SKN at Franks Dermatology


Simmons Bank Plaza Building
4220 North Rodney Parham Rd., Suite 102
Little Rock, AR 72212

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Clinic Hours

Monday – Thursday: 8:30 – 5:00
Friday: 8:30 – 2:30

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