Does Laser Hair Removal Hurt?
A: For most people, laser hair removal does not hurt. However, it all depends on your threshold for pain. Most people say that it feels like snapping a rubber band against the skin. But if you’re overly sensitive to pain, you may experience some minor discomfort.
How Do You Prepare for Laser Hair Removal?
A: To prepare for laser hair removal, avoid plucking, waxing, and tanning for six weeks prior to your first treatment. In the days before treatment, avoid taking medications such as blood thinners, NSAIDs, and pain relievers. Take a shower and shave right before your treatment, but don’t apply any lotions, moisturizers, or sunscreens to the skin.
How Long Does Laser Hair Removal Last?
A: Some people see permanent results, while some people may need a touch-up treatment every six to twelve months. Results vary depending on your hair type and skin type. Proper preparation and aftercare can also affect how long the results last.
How Much Does Laser Hair Removal Cost?
A: The cost of laser hair removal varies depending upon the area of the body you want to treat and how many sessions you need. The larger the area, the more time it will require. The amount of time will determine the exact price of treatment.
What should I avoid after laser session?
A: Heat – Laser hair removal will make your skin sensitive so it's best to avoid extreme heat, including hot showers and baths as well as steam rooms and swimming pools (which also contain chlorine which can aggravate the skin), for at least 48 hours after the process.
Is 1 laser session enough?
A: Laser hair removal is a simple, effective option for women and men. But as you may or may not know, one session isn't enough to destroy hairs permanently. You need to undergo multiple treatments to achieve your ideal results.The waiting period is necessary to target every hair follicle while it’s in an active stage of the growth cycle.