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Laser Hair Removal – What to Expect with Permanent Hair Removal

The Laser Hair Removal Experience: What to expect when using this permanent hair removal method.

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 If you’re searching for the best way to remove hair, chances are you’ve decided shaving and waxing aren’t the most effective tactics.  That’s because they don’t offer a permanent hair removal solution. Laser hair removal, however, does indeed offer permanent results.

 Learn more about what to expect with laser hair removal by reading these frequently asked questions below.

How does it work?

Laser hair removal works by sending a beam of light energy that travels through the shaft of your hair to reach the hair pigment. As the pigment is heated by the light energy, the hair follicle is disabled and prevented from re-growing.

How many treatments does it take to achieve permanent hair removal?

Only hair in the active growth stage has enough pigment present for laser hair removal to work and disable the follicle. Because of this, it will take several treatments for laser hair removal to deliver permanent results.  Depending on how fast your hair grows and much hair you have, you can repeat the procedure two to six weeks after you original treatment. Most users will begin to notice results after a few treatments, but it can take up to six months to a year to achieve permanent hair removal. 

Does it work for all hair colors?

Because the laser energy targets the pigment found in hairs, it works best on