Is Laser Hair Removal definitive?
Yes, Laser hair removal remove unwanted hair by exposing the hair follicle to pulses of laser light to destroy it and prevent regrowth. Normally you require 6-10 treatments but After the first treatment you will fell the difference.
Am I candidate for laser hair removal?
The best way to discovery is to schedule a free appointment. We have two kinds of Lasers: One for lighter skin called Alexandrite and One for darker skin called YAG laser.
What is the difference between an Pulsed Light and Laser?
The Pulsed Light could be effective because its heat damages the follicle, slowing hair growth, but our laser uses longer wavelength for penetration into hair follicle and destroy the hair bulb.
How long does It takes to complete a laser hair removal procedure?
The permanent hair removal achieved after six to ten sessions, at intervals of 30 to 45 days.
How long does each laser session take?
Depending on the treatment area and the condition being treated. Small areas, such as the upper lip can be treated in less than a minute, and large areas, such as the back or legs, may take up to an hour.
Is it possible to do Laser Hair Removal in the whole body?
Yes, but Laser hair removal is most commonly performed on the underarms, legs, bikini area, upper lip, chin, abdomen, back, buttocks, thighs, neck, chest, and arms.
Is laser hair removal painful?
Everyone’s pain tolerance is different. Compared to waxing or other procedures, it is far less painful. Patients describe the feeling of each laser pulse as that of a rubber band snapping against the skin. This discomfort resolves quickly and is minimized by our Cooling Device.
Are there any Laser Hair Removal health risk?
No. If the procedure is performed incorrectly, patients face a number of dangers, such as burns and change in skin color. If you don’t feel comfortable with treatment, ask to stop immediately.
Are there side effects?
Side effects are rare and may include:
- Redness for up to 3 days
- Swelling around mouth of follicle for up to 3 days
- Tingling or feeling of numbness
Who will do the treatments?
A physician or certified Medical Electrologists supervised by a Doctor.
How do I prepare for laser hair removal treatments?
- Stop plucking, waxing for six weeks before treatment
- Shave the treatment area
- Avoid sun exposure in the treatment area for six weeks before and after treatment
Is there any kind of restriction? Who can not do Laser Hair Removal?
Yes, there are restrictions like:
- People with high phototype (dark skin), because the laser beam works being attracted by the high concentration of melanin
- Tanned patients
- Pregnant women
- Patients who use Accutane
- Patients with active herpes
- Patient that makes use of some kind of acid in the region to be treated (stop some pre- and post-session days)