Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Treatment Phoenix Arizona

If you are tired of tweezing, shaving, and waxing, and wish to remove unwanted hair, you should consider laser hair removal in Tempe at Live Skin. This is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures in the United States. The laser beams are highly concentrated light that focus into the hair follicles.

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How is laser hair removal performed?

Hair removal with laser treatment is an outpatient medical procedure. A laser is used to product pulsating, intense beams of light into the hair follicle. The intense heat from the laser damages the follicle and inhibits future hair growth.

Who is a candidate for laser hair removal?

The best candidates for laser hair removal are people with dark hair and light skin. However, the common reasons for laser hair removal include:

  • You have unwanted body or facial hair.
  • You are wanting an alternative to electrolysis, waxing, shaving, and bleaching.

Does laser hair removal work?

Although laser hair removal will effectively slow hair growth, it is not guaranteed to permanently remove hair. It takes many treatments to provide extended hair-free intervals. Periodic maintenance treatments are required for some (not all) patients.

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What can affect laser hair removal?

Dark hairs absorb more laser light than light hairs. The lighter the skin, the more is the laser light transmission. Things that affect the laser procedure include:

  • Color of body hair
  • Age
  • Ethnicity
  • Medication
  • Hormone levels
  • Body area treatment
  • Hormone body levels
  • Coarseness of hair

How is the laser treatment for hair removal procedure done?

You will be positioned on the procedure table, and are given a protective eye shield to wear. A cooling gel is applied to protect the skin. The laser is adjusted to your skin color and thickness. A low-energy laser beam passes through the skin to the targeted follicles. After the procedure, we recommend ice packs and anti-inflammatory creams to soothe the area and lessen discomfort.

The Diode laser we utilize is high speed and virtually painless, which is just one of the things that make us better than our competitors. We offer high speed laser hair removal that is long lasting.

How many treatment sessions will I need for laser treatment?

The number of sessions required depends on the amount of hair being treated, the area being treated, and the doctor’s recommendations. Typically, 3-8 sessions are required, but additional sessions may be scheduled at later dates. The laser hair removal treatments are scheduled at 4-8 weeks apart, which depends on the type of laser, body region treated, and the patient’s age, gender, hair type, and hair growth pattern.

What can I expect with my laser hair removal treatment plan?

The laser treatment plan is based on your physical characteristics, goals, and the physician’s training. Recommendations and information include:

  • The outcomes you anticipate.
  • The type of device to be used.
  • The number of treatments anticipated.
  • Your financial responsibilities.
  • How to prepare for the treatment.
  • What to expect after the treatment.

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