Laser hair removal in New Jersey, also called permanent laser hair reduction is a procedure in which the hair follicles are destroyed using light energy. Forget tweezing, shaving, or waxing, and other methods of removing unwanted hair, laser hair removal or IPL hair removal can permanently reduce unwanted hair on the face and body.*
Unwanted hair is a problem for both men and women of all age. The procedure can be performed on almost any area of the body with unwanted hair.
In New Jersey, laser hair removal is commonly used in such areas as the bikini line, underarms, back, legs, chest or face.* IPL / laser technology is considered one of the best ways to remove unwanted hair.*
How long does the laser hair removal take?
The length of each laser hair removal session depends on the area being treated. The upper lip can take as little as 5 minutes, legs or back can require an hour or more.*
Is laser hair removal painful?
During laser hair removal, patients report a snapping feeling. Most people tolerate this feeling very well.*
Benefits of laser hair removal
Laser hair removal may be done just about anywhere on the face and body, except your eye area. The treatments are fast.
There is also little-to-no recovery time involved. You can resume your normal activities after each procedure. Laser hair removal can help in eliminating ingrown hair follicles.*
Side effects laser hair removal
Side effects of laser hair removal may include blisters, redness, swelling in the treated area, but these symptoms usually subside after a few days.
Before laser hair removal
The area to be treated must be clean and shaved. Avoid sun exposure two weeks prior to your treatment. Avoid chemical peels and other laser procedures in the area to be treated for 2 weeks prior your laser treatment. Avoid plucking, waxing, bleaching, and electrolysis treatments at least 2 weeks prior your appointment. Provide your technician with an accurate and up to date medical history in order to receive safe and effective treatments.
After laser hair removal NJ
You might notice slight redness for a few hours following treatment. Mild discomfort may be experienced, to reduce any discomfort, apply ice to the treated area.*
After laser hair removal, avoid sun exposure — both natural sunlight and tanning beds. Use sunscreen whenever you're in the sun. Avoid any additional laser treatments or chemical procedures on the treated area for at least 2 weeks or more.
It is best to schedule a free consultation to determine whether or not your hair is treatable. Check out our current laser hair removal NJ prices