What can light do to my skin?

Our skin is constantly exposed to light. Whether natural beams from the sun or fluorescent bulbs, there is constantly a light source on our faces throughout the day. While light is necessary to receive health benefits such as vitamin D from the sun, what is all the exposure actually doing to our skin? Lighting up our face With sunlight,...

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Combat facial redness with IPL Skin Rejuvenation

In pursuit of a flawless complexion, there are a number of factors that can prove to be roadblocks. From stubborn spots, to troublesome acne and freckles, it can be difficult to keep on top of your skincare while juggling a busy lifestyle. Another such problematic skin bugbear is facial redness. More common in fairer skinned...

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Wind back sun damage with IPL Skin Rejuvenation

With the return of summer, we once again find ourselves having to take extra care to protect ourselves from the powerful Australian sun. While you may be familiar with the danger of ultraviolet (UV) rays in terms of sunburn and skin cancer, what you may not have realised is the impact sun exposure can have...

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I wish I'd Known This Before My Hair Removal Treatment

Let's be honest there certain levels of body maintenance but hair removal has to be up there as the most common and basic of any regime. We tweeze, trim, shave, wax, epilate, use removal cream, sugaring it, laser or IPL it. The list is endless with hair removal options and the latest gimmicks. Some hair...

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How to Make the Most of your IPL Treatment

The air is getting warmer, the days are lasting longer and the sun is shining brighter, it can only mean one thing, summer is well and truly on its way. So we thought this was a good time to reflect on a crucial part of getting any IPL treatments and how you can manage getting the...

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Forego the Razor with IPL Hair Removal

Are you sick and tired of the skin irritation and the hassle that comes with shaving on a regular basis? Truly it’s enough to drive anyone mad.   At Claire Françoise we understand your frustration and all the trouble that shaving has on your skin. That’s why we offer a professional permanent hair removal  treatment program, using...

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Benefits of IPL Skin Rejuvenation for People in their 40’s & 50’s

One of the more popular treatments for women and men in their 40’s and 50’s is photo rejuvenation. This treatment, also known as IPL skin rejuvenation treatment, uses intense pulse light (IPL) technology. IPL treatments are specifically designed to remove sun spots that have been caused by our overexposure to the sun’s harmful UV rays,...

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Why Your Skin Goes a Little Crazy in Winter

Winter has finally arrived in Melbourne. With a sharp drop in temperature, time spent inside artificially heated environments, as well as moving in and out of our warm homes and offices to the colder outdoors, our skin can go a little crazy. Combining the change in temperatures, with the extra hot showers we have and...

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The Benefits of IPL Skin Rejuvenation in Winter

One of the more popular treatments for men and women today, (especially during the cooler months of May through to August in Melbourne) is photo rejuvenation. Also known as IPL skin rejuvenation treatment, uses intense pulse light (IPL) technology. IPL treatments are designed to remove sun spots and skin blemishes caused by our overexposure to...

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