Procedure Time

20 minutes


4 weeks


Minimal downtime


None required

Lumecca is a powerful IPL (intense pulsed light) treatment designed to improve skin clarity and complexion by targeting pigmentation, sun damage, age spots, and vascular lesions such as spider veins and rosacea. The procedure involves using high-peak power light technology that penetrates the skin to treat these issues effectively. During the session, a cooling gel may be applied, and the Lumecca device is passed over the treatment area, emitting light pulses that feel like a mild elastic snap against the skin. Each session typically lasts about 20 to 30 minutes.

Post-treatment, patients might experience mild redness and a warm sensation similar to a sunburn, but these effects usually subside within a few hours. There’s minimal downtime, allowing most patients to resume their daily activities immediately. Noticeable improvements in skin tone and clarity can often be seen after the first session, with optimal results typically achieved after 1 to 3 sessions spaced a few weeks apart. The skin’s appearance continues to improve over time as the body naturally processes the treated pigmentation and lesions.

Lumecca is suitable for various areas of the face and body, including the face, neck, d├ęcolletage, hands, arms, and legs. Its benefits include a significant reduction in hyperpigmentation, even skin tone, and a clearer complexion. The treatment is effective for all skin types, though it is particularly beneficial for those with sun damage and vascular irregularities.