The efficacy of laser for permanent facial hair removal is widely accepted by dermatologists and effectively practiced in clinics. It is a process of removing unwanted hair by means of laser beam — an intense, pulsating beam of light — to remove unwanted hair for both men and women. The laser hair removal procedure works well on any skin tone and hair color, including on the fine vellus hair. It has been a decade now that laser technology has taken over the market and proven as one of the successful methodsof removing hair from any part of the body.
A laser beam—high-capacity light, emitted through an extreme optical amplification process— passes through the skin to an individual hair follicle. The intense heat damages hair follicles and pigment in the follicles absorb the light thereby destroying the hair. It prevents the growth of hair on the treated area of the body. Each pulse of the laser takes a fraction of seconds and is able to treat much hair in same time. Though laser hair removal method effectively slows down the hair growth, but for permanent facial hair removal, it requires almost 5-7 sessions and even more for darker skin tone. This process is fairly painless and can produce permanent hair removal outcomes. It is considered as one of the best methods for people having light skin type with dark hair.
For girls who do not have time or are not happy with plucking, tweezing, shaving, or waxing to remove unwanted hair, a laser hair removal is an option worth considering. This medical procedure is carried potentially by well-trained and experienced professionals. Laser hair treatment is used to remove unwanted hair from legs, armpits, upper lips, chin, bikini line, etc.Unlike traditional hair removal methods, laser hair reduction treatment is less painful and has no side effects. Always keep a check on the type of skin you have. Before taking permanent facial hair removal treatment, you should visit dermatologist and check if you are having any skin problem.
The cost of laser hair removal treatment varies depending on numerous factors. Let us figure out a few of them:
- Size of the area being treated
- Time required for treatment
- Number of sessions required
- The treatment is undertaken in dermatologist clinic or salon
Prior to the treatment, always ask for consultation service to get a better idea about the cost and side-effects of the treatment. Although, side-effects of permanent facial hair removal is rare but blisters are rare in people with darker complexion. After hair removal procedure gets over, you may be given ice packs, anti-inflammatory creams, and lotion to ease out redness and pain as temporary irritation, crusting or scabbing is possible.