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IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light at The Body Clinic in Mississauga, we use Venus Versa IPL SmartPulse™ virtually pain-free. It uses light-based technology to target the elements under the skin surface that cause visible signs of aging.

What Does an IPL Photofacial Address?

IPL Photofacials are designed to treat a wide variety of skin conditions. At The Body Clinic, we address redness and lightly pigmented brown spots using Venus Versa IPL technology. When you arrive at our Mississauga Medspa, we will offer you an analysis to determine whether this treatment is the best fit for your needs.

Am I a Candidate for IPL Photofacial ?

Our TBC team of clinical skin experts will customize your IPL Photofacial to your skin type and selectively treat the brown and/or red pigmented areas.

Who Can Benefit from Venus Versa IPL™ Photofacial Treatment?

The light-based IPL™ Photofacial treatment is not suitable for every skin tone, unfortunately.

Tanned or dark-toned skin poses a risk and is not suitable for IPL™, because the light is specifically drawn to melanin.

IPL Photofacial at The Body Clinic in Mississauga treatment can improve skin concerns:

Enlarged pores
Dull skin
Loss of collagen


Some medications are contraindicated with the treatment. Those who are taking Accutane® should not get the treatment done until at least six months after they stop taking the drug.
Pregnant women should avoid the treatment until after they have given birth.
Most clients receive 4-6 IPL treatments with each session lasting approximately 40 minutes. Treatments are usually performed every 3-4 weeks.
With IPL Photofacial, you can treat the face, neck, décolleté and hands.
Venus Versa IPL photo facial cost $175 per session.