Shedding light on fountain of youth

US dermatologist Patrick Bitter, who discovered Intense Pulsed Light therapy for ageing skin, develops the next generation of light treatment called BBL Forever Young. By Jaime Ee

MAYBE people who say money can't buy happiness never got what they paid for? You'd be unhappy too, if you spent hundreds or even thousands on beauty products and regimes promising to return your ageing skin to its 20-something collagen-enriched self, only to be reminded once again that this is how the beauty industry makes its money - by selling hope in a jar with minimal results.

But what if someone came up to you and said that they could not only give you youthful skin but skin that continues to get younger with regular treatments? Do you dismiss him as just another snake oil salesman, or would you be vain enough to at least hear him out?

In this case, the person in question - Patrick Bitter...

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