Photo facials are an effective skin treatment therapy with a few benefits: An evened and smooth skin. Minimal discomfort during the treatment. Improvement of sunspots, uneven pigmentation, and early signs of aging. When it comes to getting major results with minor downtime, the IPL photofacial has a lot to offer. This light-based treatment is one of the most powerful ways to even skin pigmentation and reduce redness, dark spots, and discoloration.