Increased hair growth and hairs in undesired places have always been a problem for both men and women. We put a lot of time and money to get rid of the hair from our arms and legs and other body part. The conventional method of removing hair like shaving, waxing, depilatories are time taking and painful and expensive
Laser hair removal has been done as a cosmetic treatment for the past few decades with great popularity. It is done by surgeons, all over the world and can efficiently help you get rid of unwanted hairs forever with least side effects
The laser hair removal treatment vanishes undesired hairs and fine lines with just a snap of your finger. However, in the wrong hands, the hair removal can bring equal harm. It can burn your skin severely and scars may be permanent. So before you plan for laser hair removal, you should know how it works, about its pros and con and facts
So, read ahead and make sure before what you’re getting into.
How does laser hair removal treatment work?
Laser hair removal treatment involves a laser that will transmit heat energy, absorbs the light that penetrates deep down the root of each hair strand and damages the follicle. Potential for most skin tones and hair types this destroyed follicle won’t be able to facilitate hair growth for a long time and most of the times never
A look at pros and cons of laser hair removal treatment
The treatment is potentially safe and there is less irritation on the skin surface. The procedure is best for people with dark hair and light skin tone. However, it is risky to work on the hairs that are gray, white, light red, light brown and blonde. Multiple treatment and sessions might be needed for longer term benefits and permanent hair removal
Our skin is not unfavorably damaged by the laser hair removal treatment as our skin calms down promptly than the hair follicles. The treatment is concluded with the application of topical creams to calm down the temperature of the skin and lesser the chances of complications
The laser hair removal procedure on the face and under arms are usually completed in almost 15 minutes. However, the other areas of the body will need at least an hour to complete
Side effects can range from itching or swelling to burning and skin discoloration
People with dark hair have more success with this treatment than people with light hair
Treatment can be expensive compared to other hair removal methods