Many people suffer from unwanted hair. Shaving, waxing and the use of creams are the standard treatments, but there is a better option available. Laser hair removal can permanently reduce the hair in the treatment areas. It can be used to remove hair on the face, chest, legs, arms and stomach.Most patients experience permanent hair loss after getting three to eight treatments. Treatments are typically scheduled every four to eight weeks. Keep in mind that the number of treatments that are needed are also dependent on your the region of the body that is being treated and your hair type. One of the reasons that multiple treatments are required is because this treatment is only effective when the hair is in its active growth stage.
Laser hair removal is very gentle and no downtime is required. However, you may want to use anti-inflammatory lotions or creams, ice and cold water after your procedure in order to soothe the treatment areas.
There are several types of lasers that can be used to remove the hair. The type of laser that your doctor chooses to use is dependent on your hair characteristics and skin color. Your doctor will perform a consultation in order to determine the type of laser that is right for you.
Laser hair removal delivers phenomenal results, and it is also very safe.