Are age spots a source of frustration for you? Do you want to restore a youthful glow with an even, flawless skin tone? You are not alone. Nature dictates that the skin experiences changes with age, but with BBL Hero, you can outsmart nature and enjoy beautiful skin! 

What is BBL Hero?

In order to understand exactly how BBL Hero treats various skin concerns, it’s best to learn a bit more about the device. Here are a few key points to know about BBL Hero:

  • BBL Hero (Broadband Light High Energy Rapid Output) is currently deemed as the most potent IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) device on the market today
  • This system delivers four times the speed and three times the peak power of an IPL device and covers a larger treatment area
  • Smart filters and finesse adapters allow for targeted and precise treatment specific to each condition and patient
  • With its broader coverage area during a single treatment, multiple conditions can be targeted at once
  • Results appear quickly following this groundbreaking skin treatment
  • Treatment areas include the face, back, arms, and legs

    What can BBL Hero treat?

    Common skin conditions addressed by BBL Hero skin rejuvenation treatment include the following:

    • Acne
    • Freckles, age spots, and other pigmented lesions
    • Uneven skin tone
    • Vascular lesions, like rosacea and cherry angioma
    • Skin laxity
    • Wrinkles and fine lines
    • Large pores
    • Hyperpigmentation
    • Melasma
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    Why choose Gold Coast Plastic Surgery?

    Gold Coast Plastic Surgery is the perfect choice for those seeking a refreshed countenance and enhanced self-confidence. Located in Chicago and established in 2004, we are specialists in both surgical and non-surgical facial cosmetic procedures, as well as in clinical skincare treatments. The goal of each procedure is not an extreme result but rather a natural-looking improvement in your appearance. Our approach is to create a more well-rested and youthful look that no one will know is the result of cosmetic treatments.

    Dr. Moynihan is double-board-certified in both facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (head and neck) surgery. He is known for his warm, personalized care, and is among the most respected and experienced specialists in the Chicago region. Dr. Moynihan currently serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Loyola University Medical Center and Rush University Medical Center. 

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    Your personalized consultation

    During the consultation, our team will assess your candidacy for BBL Hero and ensure the procedure will be safe and successful for you. We will go over the risks and benefits of treatment, as well as the preparation and recovery required. Lastly, we will discuss costs and schedule your appointment. Dr. Moynihan and his team are passionate about empowering his patients with information and education so they can be active partners in their treatment plans. He is a thoughtful, safety-oriented provider with integrity, so neither he or any of his team will ever suggest an aesthetic treatment that will not genuinely benefit the patient and achieve their unique goals. 

    Who is a good candidate for BBL Hero?

    Patients looking to make improvements to their skin without invasive procedures may find Broadband Light (BBL) Hero IPL laser a great option. BBL therapy is ideal for those wanting to reduce the appearance of age spots, freckles, and sun damage, while boosting collagen production. Since it can be tailored to individual needs, the BBL Hero IPL laser is perfect for treating delicate areas of the face, such as around the eyes or lips. Furthermore, this laser offers short treatment times and minimal downtime, so you can get back to your regular activities quickly. Ultimately, anyone looking for a safe and efficient solution to improve their skin tone may want to consider the BBL Hero IPL laser.

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    What to expect after your BBL Hero treatment

    After treatment, your skin may feel sore to the touch, and it may appear reddish as if sunburned. Swelling is also a common side effect after treatment. After your BBL Hero skin treatment, you must refrain from using products to treat acne, as well as such skincare products as exfoliants, topical creams, and any scented products you use on your face for a period.

    How long does BBL Hero take?

    A single skin laser treatment session may take between 30 to 60 minutes, depending on the size of the treatment area and the skin concerns to be addressed. While undergoing treatment, your eyes will be protected with specialized goggles while you rest comfortably in our private, state-of-the-art medical spa. 

    Consult a board-certified skin specialist

    To learn more about how a BBL Hero skin laser treatment can work magic on your specific skin concerns, talk to one of our skin rejuvenation experts at Gold Coast Plastic Surgery. Click here to schedule a consultation with one of our skilled and licensed aesthetic providers.

    Click here to schedule an appointment today.

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