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Ruth’s top ten tips to ask before buying an IPL machine

Written by NZ Laser Training Limited on September 1st, 2017.      0 comments

Fotolia 98421441 S 233x207 Heading into Spring seems to revive the shopping gene in all of us,

that being said if you are going to invest in serious salon technology such as Intense pulsed light (IPL) – check out these top ten tips first.ail.
Topics: Laser and IPL
 

A new way of thinking about IPL

Written by Youth Beauty - Ilse Vermeulen on January 16th, 2016.      0 comments

 
IPL on White Hair IPL Breakthrough for white hair or dark skin! 

Traditional hair removal has relied on the chromophore of the hair follicle to absorb the energy of the IPL or laser to destroy the hair papilla. Basically, it was reliant on colour.
White, blonde, grey and red hair reduction with IPL’s and Laser’s just wasn’t possible. Until recently... 
 
 

Laser doesn’t Fix Skin!

Written by Robyn McAlpine on December 24th, 2015.      3 comments

Laser Article SpaBeauty Yep. I said it…..Laser doesn’t fix the cause.

It simply removes evidence.

It ‘s like mopping up a leak from a tap… But not fixing the leak. You’ll always have to keep mopping up!!!
 

Key Questions to ask BEFORE investing in an IPL or Laser Machine

Written by Ruth Nicholson on August 3rd, 2015.      0 comments

Investing in a Laser Machine for Your Beauty Therapy Salon SpaBeauty NZ Articles If you're thinking of investing in IPL or Laser, you MUST read this!

Ruth Nicholson, Director of NZ Laser Training gives you all the tips you need when you are thinking of investing in Laser & IPL for your salon.
 
 
 

Don't Buy a Lemon

Written by Ruth Nicholson on April 27th, 2015.      0 comments

What to Look for when you Buy Beauty Equipment SpaBeauty NZ Articles Revealing the "shonky" side of Beauty Suppliers.

Kiwis are very trusting people, with our ‘she’ll be right’ attitude. Every business owner wants to take suppliers at face value, ensuring their hard earned money is being invested wisely in the equipment they are about to buy. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if there was a guarantee that your decision was a good one? Is there even such a thing as a good investment these days?

 
 

Are You Certified to Perform IPL?

Written by Ruth Nicholson on March 19th, 2015.      0 comments

IPL Safety Article SpaBeauty NZ Ruth Nicholson Are you qualified to perform IPL?

In light of recent cases raised in the media regarding IPL burns to a client’s face following a treatment session by a beauty therapist, we are reminded about the fact it is not actually the length of time the training is undertaken but the quality and contents of the training conducted.


 
 

Choosing the Right IPL Machine

Written by Josh Kersten on January 30th, 2015.      2 comments

SpaBeauty NZ Articles Buying an IPL Machine Looking at buying an IPL machine for your Salon?

There are many factors to consider when looking at starting out in IPL or upgrading your current machine.  Here is a quick un-biased run down of key points to look for and points to avoid.
Topics: Laser and IPL
 

Laser Versus Intense Pulsed Light

Written by Louis Silberman on September 29th, 2014.      0 comments

Laser versus IPL SpaBeauty NZ The Difference Between Laser and IPL

Knowing the difference between laser and intense pulsed light (IPL) hair removal treatments – and the differences within the laser and intense pulsed light categories – will help you treat your clients in the most safe and effective manner.
 
Topics: Laser and IPL
 

Getting to the Root of the Problem

Written by Ruth Nicholson on August 6th, 2014.      0 comments

SpaBeauty Skin Article Ruth Nicholson There is a phenomenon occurring in the beauty industry called ‘light induced hypertrichosis’ (L.I.H)

This is causing some interesting and challenging situations, recently I have been asked to provide advice and information on why this situation arises in clients who have been treated with light based devices (IPL & Lasers).
 

‘Invisible targets’ – Treating light, white and grey hairs with Intense pulsed light devices (IPL)

Written by Ruth Nicholson on June 9th, 2014.      0 comments

Beauty Therapy NZ Blogs Just two percent of the world’s population is naturally blonde.

The age old battle of removing excessive or unwanted hair leads many to seek Intense Pulsed Light treatments (IPL), however the reality is that many don’t get the results they seek.

This would suggest that perhaps there is more to simply ‘zapping’ the hairs with the right wavelength; the aim of targeting hair with broadband light devices such as IPL, is to attract heat to the hair shaft and hair bulb creating excessive heat, the aim is to destroy the function of the hair itself.

 
 

Are You Considering Adding New Technology into Your Beauty Therapy Clinic?

Written by Ruth Nicholson on May 15th, 2014.      0 comments

This Blog is full of essential information for Beauty Therapists seeking to add new technology
Topics: Laser and IPL
 

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