Laser hair removal is fast catching up as an important procedure in our daily lives. The growing awareness amongst men and women to remove unwanted hair growth on face, chest and back is giving rise to the popularity of this procedure. You can now skip your weekly shaving sessions or monthly wax appointments, and visit a reputed laser clinic as laser hair removal is turning out to be a fast and reliable technique for permanent hair reduction.
Laser hair removal: Why go for it?
The procedure is simple yet effective. During laser hair removal treatment, a laser emits light that is absorbed by the pigment in the hair, popularly called melanin. The light energy produces heat damages the hair follicles, thereby, preventing the hair’s ability to grow without damaging the skin’s surface.
At our North Vancouver laser clinic, our experts offers you a free consultation taking into account your skin and hair type before creating a personalized treatment plan. Our trained therapists use some of the world’s most efficient hair reduction system and ensure a smooth glowing skin that can last for almost a lifetime. We have done extensive research to design the laser hair removal program taking into consideration every type of skin, including sensitive skin. The laser hair removal technology we use at our laser clinic is safe enough to be used on any part of the body and target different skin types whilst ensuring maximum results. All of our lasers feature a unique dynamic cooling device that helps to calm, soothe and protect the skin.
The laser hair removal facts
While the myth goes that laser hair removal hurts, we believe it is a very comfortable procedure, tolerated well by most people. With each session, the hair follicles become finer and the body feels lighter too. The good news is that you can treat pretty much any area with unwanted hair – from your legs to underarm or even opt for a full body hair removal treatment.
Since laser hair removal is a process and body and skin types are also different for different individual, at the North Vancouver laser clinic, we offer you multiple sessions and treatments which we conduct with utmost care.
Pre-care and after-care of laser hair removal
Just like any other beauty treatment, it is necessary to prepare for laser hair removal properly. At North Vancouver laser clinic, our therapist would discuss all details before every session.
In general, a month before laser hair removal you should refrain from shaving the spots that are to be exposed to laser. According to most specialists, you should not use ointments with retinoids three weeks before the treatment or even take phototoxic and photo-allergic drugs. Finally, a few weeks before the treatment, you need to stay away from sunbathing.
If you notice any mild redness in areas that have been treated, user a Laser Aid available to keep the area cool and hydrated. This can be applied a few days or until the skin returns to its pre-treatment state. Avoid shaving, waxing, exfoliation, workout, swimming or very hot showers for 1-2 days after the treatment. Also you should avoid exposure to direct sunlight for a week after your treatment to get the best results. To fix an appointment and get the perfect laser hair removal done, visit our North Vancouver laser clinic.