Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal (LHR) is popular service that is met with much speculation. Derma Health uses the LightSheer Desire LHR machine that uses a cooltip technology to make the procedure virtually pain free. In the past, laser hair removal was only effective on those with light skin and those with dark hair. Today, through this technology, all skin types and hair colors can be effectively targeted.

Laser Hair Removal

What does Laser Hair Removal treat?

Laser Hair Removal is a non-invasive way to remove unwanted body hair from just about every part of the body.

How does Laser Hair Removal work?

In the aesthetic world, laser hair removal can be accomplished with several different types of lasers. At Derma Health, we use a diode laser which combines light and heat in a single wave to destroy the hair follicle.

Who is/is not a good candidate for Laser Hair Removal?

The diode laser used at Derma Health is the only laser hair removal laser on the market that is safe for all skin types, even African, Hispanic, Eastern Indian and more!

Where on the body can Laser Hair Removal be used?

  • Laser Hair removal can be done on just about any part of the body except the eyes. Commonly treated areas are below:
    • Face
    • Underarms
    • Chest
    • Legs
    • Brazilian
    • Bikini
    • Arms
    • Back of the neck
    • Head
    • Feet
    • Hands

How many treatments of Laser Hair Removal I need?

The number of treatments are dependent on the type and color of the hair being treated. The minimum number of treatments for any hair type is 6 treatments, typically about four weeks apart (this dependent on the area being treated).

Is Laser Hair Removal painful?

Laser Hair Removal used to be quite painful, but with the introduction of the diode laser, the process is virtually painless.

Laser Hair Removal Under Arms

How long do Laser Hair Removal appointments take?

The time in treatment is dependent on the number and size of the areas being treated. Appointments may take anywhere from 15 to 90 minutes.

How long does Laser Hair Removal last?

Touch up treatments are recommended on an annual basis, and barring any remarkable hormonal changes, the hair will not return.

Preparing for your Laser Hair Removal appointment

There is very little preparation for a laser hair removal treatment. The area is first cleaned by the aesthetician, covered in a gel substance and the treatment begins.

Post treatment for Laser Hair Removal

Some clients may experience mild skin irritation after a laser hair treatment in the form of redness or small bumps. These side effects typically dissuade after a few hours.

Contraindications/Risks/ Common concerns for Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal with a diode laser is one of the safest aesthetic treatments you can receive. As with any aesthetic treatment, risks are present and that is why you should only trust a licensed laser technician, like those at Derma Health.

Cost / Payment options for Laser Hair Removal

At Derma Health we recognize your needs are unique. Therefore, we offer all patients free consultations to assess the treatment options and combinations that will give you the best, ultimate outcome. We often have package pricing and special promotions that you can take advantage of. Regarding payment, we have various options to fit your needs and budget. We accept cash, debit cards, all major credit cards and we offer two types of easy approval financing. To learn more about financing or to apply online click here.

*Individual results may vary. Photos are intended to give an example of one patient’s results.

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