Factors that would prevent you from getting a laser or IPL treatment can include:
- Recent Sunburn
- History of Seizures
- Severe Eczema or Dermatitis in the treatment area
- Active infections
- Roaccutane use within the last 6 months
- Herpes 1 or 2 within the treatment area
- The use of any photosensitive medications, these can include antibiotics, anti-inflammatories, diuretics or retinoids.