What is Silk’n Blue?
Silk’n Blue is an electrical face device that destroys acne-causing bacteria for visibly clearer skin. It works with HF™ (Home Fractional) technology.
Is the Silk’n Clear device the same device as Silk’n Blue?
Silk'n Clear is rechargable and Silk'n Blue works with an adaptor. But other than that, the devices are completely the same.
How does it work?
Its light-based treatment works with the combined technology of blue LED light and IR (infrared) Heat radiation, together this is called HF™ (Home Fractional) technology. This powerful therapy works like a barrier. It kills the acne-causing bacteria and dries out pimples. It also prevents the skin from forming acne.
Is it suitable for everyone?
It is suitable for both women and men, for all skin types and all skin colours. It is intended for the use of young adults from the age of 12 years, up to the age of 55. This device is not designed for everyone's condition, therefore please read the contraindications in the user manual in its entirety before you start your treatments.
On which areas can it be used?
It can be used on the face and neck.
Is it safe?
Silk'n Blue is safe for use. It is patented and clinically tested. Furthermore it is recommended by dermatologists.
How do I know my skin will not get overheated?
Silk'n Blue has a temperature sensor tip which ensures that the skin’s surface will not rise above 41°C . This built-in safeguard protects your skin from overheating.
Does the treatment hurt?
No. Treatments with Silk'n Blue will not hurt. During a Blue treatment session it is normal to experience and feel a sensation of warmth. This should disappear up to an hour after the session. You may notice a slight reddening of the skin after each Blue session (mild erythema) over the treated area. This is normal and should fade within an hour or two.
How should I use Silk’n Blue?
Hold the applicator against the skin. The blue LED light will activate. You will notice that the temperature will gradually rise. Move the applicator to the infected area and move the device in circular motion. After that, move on to the next infected area, and so on.
How long does a treatment take?
A treatment session should last 4-10 minutes per affected area, depending on the severity of the acne. For isolated acne spots or pimples, it is advisable to treat it for about 4 minutes.
How often should I use it?
Blue is intended to be used twice a week over a period of four weeks (a total of 8 treatments). The expected improvement in the appearance of acne was validated in clinical trials that followed this treatment plan. If necessary, it is optional to use the device over a period greater than 4 weeks.
When can I expect results?
A month after your first treatment you will experience a significant reduction of acne. Please keep in mind that the reaction to the treatment is individual, some may experience an improvement in a earlier stage than others.