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Advanced IPL and PCA SKIN® Professional Treatment Protocol: Aging Skin

Treatment Protocol

This advanced IPL treatment will provide immediate smoothing, brightening and hydrating benefits to your patients’ skin post-treatment. This protocol is most appropriate for Fitzpatrick skin types I – VI with normal to dry skin, concerned with fine lines and wrinkles.


  1. Facial Wash Oily/Problem – Cleanse the area of treatment thoroughly, remove with warm water and pat dry.


2. Smoothing Toner – Apply with a cotton pad to prep the skin. Allow the skin to dry. This product may sting or tingle on some individuals. Asses sensitivity by asking the patient, “On a scale of one to ten, ten being extremely active, how do you rate this sensation?”


3. IPL – Administer IPL according to manufacture guidelines.


4. ExLinea® Peptide Smoothing Serum – Apply one to two pumps to areas of facial expression wrinkling to reduce the depth of fine lines and wrinkles.

5. Hyaluronic Acid Boosting Serum – Apply one two pumps to plump and firm the skin through increased hydration.

6. Vitamin b3 Brightening Serum – Apply one to two pumps to reduce the appearance of dark spots and uneven skin tone while improving skin barrier function.

7. Dual Action Redness Relief – Apply one to two pumps to calm the skin and reduce inflammation.

Retinoid booster (optional)

7. Advanced Treatment Booster Dispense two pumps into gloved hands. Gently spread the product over the area of treatment, keeping application even and thin.

  • Use the scale of one to ten to gauge sensitivity. Most patients will not have any sensitivity to this product.
  • The maximum number of layers is one.

Hydrate and Protect

11. Silkcoat® Balm and Sheer Tint Broad Spectrum SPF 45 – Complete the treatment with this combination to calm, hydrate and protect the skin from UVA/UVB rays.