Does IPL work for all skin tones?

IPL is suitable for all but the darkest skin tones. This is because the light energy may be more attracted to the pigments in the skin rather than the melanin in the hair. Refer to the skin tone chart below to see whether or not IPL is suitable for you.

Light to
Pale Light
RECOMMENDED
INTENSITY LEVEL
5

White
to Fair
RECOMMENDED
INTENSITY LEVEL
5

Medium White
to Olive
RECOMMENDED
INTENSITY LEVEL
5

Olive to
Mid Brown
RECOMMENDED
INTENSITY LEVEL
4-5

Brown to
Dark Brown
RECOMMENDED
INTENSITY LEVEL
3-4

Dark
Rock
.
NOT
SUITABLE