VIDA: Ask OMNI


ASK OMNI, is a way for OMNI's Expert Staff to answer frequently asked questions about technology, skincare products, and new treatments. Click this link to Ask OMNI! (All questions are anonymous)

January 26, 2017
Q. What is IPL? Is IPL safe?  A. Intense Pulse Light (IPL) is a technology used in various skin treatments, including hair removal, photo-facials, and more.  IPL is a technology similar to laser in that it omits an energy. However, IPL provides a scattered, broad-spectrum of light, thus, being able to treat a variety of conditions and concerns all in one. With IPL, targeted ...
January 26, 2017
Q. Does a "Base Tan" prevent you from burning?  A. The myth of developing a 'base tan' to prevent potential burning is exactly that, a myth. Your skin type determines how you will respond to long sun exposure. While a tanned complexion is desired, there a many safe ways of doing so (ex. Spray tan, tanning creams, etc.) You will still tan in the sun while wearing sunscreen, as...