We all know that unwanted facial hair, especially on girls and women can be quite unpleasant and embarrassing. Facial hair often emerges on the upper lip, chin and sides of the face. In many cases, they are quite visible and look ugly. These days there are many ways to remove facial hair, out of which lasers are the most popular. Laser hair removal for face has delivered great results for many women. We specialize in the best and the most effective method of removing unsightly facial hair. We conduct a patch test before the treatment is done to make sure that your skin does not react with the treatment which is being carried out. When it comes down to the removal of face hair, there can be further categories as per the areas they are grown in and also on the types of hair that grow on diverse skin types. The perfect candidate for laser hair removal is a person with fair skin and dark hair. Women who have dark skin and dark hair can also be treated, but may also require additional treatments.
What are the advantages of face laser hair removal?
Most popular facial hair removal options are upper lip and chin hair removal. This treatment has many advantages over the other hair removal treatment. One of the best advantages is the efficiency of the treatment that it is not required to be repeated on daily or weekly basis to manage them up. Additionally, it does not engage any pain that one might have to experience if the procedures like waxing are followed. This treatment cannot be conducted at once and is required to be done in stages as per the hair type and how much hair you have on your face that you want to remove.
Can men go for facial Laser Hair Removal?
The treatment for face has not stayed limited to only the females but it has also broadened the horizons for males who are fed up of having too much facial hair. Laser treatment can help them to remove their facial hair and achieve the required look. This is why laser beard shaping has been gaining popularity in the recent years.
How is Laser Hair Removal for Face is done?
Well! Before heading to clinic for your appointment, you must shave the area to be treated. The skin should be completely clean and there should not be any residue of any product over there. It starts with numbing the area to be treated. Afterwards, patient’s eyes are covered with over sized glasses in order to protect them. Then, laser beams are exposed on to the skin surface and it starts targeting and destroying hair follicles. After completion of session, skin surface is wiped clean to remove any residue.
What are the precautions needed before undergoing Face?
Waxing, plucking, tweezing or electrolysis should be totally avoided six weeks prior to the treatment. This is to ensure that doctor can find hair roots in an intact position. Sun exposure is the next thing to be avoided on the list as it can hinder the smooth processing of laser on skin and lessen down the grades of result. Yo must disclose your medical history, complications if any or allergies in order to make the procedure truly effective. This treatment should totally be avoided in case of pregnancy. Also if you have tattoo, you must not go for the procedure.
What should be the post procedure care?
After completion of procedure, certain checks must be kept in order to avoid any side effects. Sun exposure should totally be avoided for at least 1 week as that leads to tanning and sun damage; both of which are largely harmful for freshly treated skin with laser beams. Even application of tanning products are also totally prohibited. In case of occurrence of blisters, you must not puncture them as it might lead to further infection. You must not go for any laser or chemical treatment at least for 2 weeks after the session. A sunscreen has to be followed strictly in your routine as newly treated skin demands more protection. You must exfoliate treated areas after doctor’s advice in order to prevent occurrence of ingrown hairs.
How can I remove facial hair permanently?
The dark facial hair often causes embarrassment and discomfort among both men and women. Traditional methods of hair removal provide temporary results. Hence, lasers work best to remove unwanted facial hair and provide long-lasting results with no downtime. Facial hair often appears on upper lips, chin, and sides of the face and can be effectively removed with laser hair reduction procedure. Men can get their beard shaped with lasers, and women can get smooth hair-free facial skin with lasers. The results of laser hair removal are visible after the first session itself, and multiple sessions are recommended to get the best-desired results.
Is laser hair reduction safe for face?
Yes, laser hair reduction is a safe method for removing facial hair. Laser hair reduction method uses a beam of laser light that targets the dark pigment present in hair follicles and does not cause any damage to the surrounding skin surface. Laser hair reduction must be performed under the guidance of a dermatologist to obtain safe and optimum results. This advanced hair removal procedure provides effective results in just a few sittings, and the results achieved are long-lasting. This effective and safe method reduces the risk of razor bumps, ingrown hair, and irritation that is caused by traditional methods of hair removal.
What are the side effects of laser hair reduction on the face?
Laser hair reduction is a safe and effective treatment to remove unwanted facial hair. There are minimal to no risk associated with this treatment if performed by an expert using advanced techniques and following proper guidelines. The side effects of laser hair reduction include little swelling and redness, but these are not permanent, and there is no change in the color of the skin. Blisters are very rarely formed in patients, hence to avoid the risk, a patch test is conducted to check one’s suitability for the treatment. With proper care, this procedure provides efficient results. Post-procedure care is essential to avail the best results.
How do you remove facial hair with the laser?
Before undergoing the laser hair removal procedure, the facial hair is shaved, and the skin is completed cleaned. Cooling gel is applied to the targeted area, and the patient’s eyes are covered with protective eye glares to protect the retina. The beam of the laser is targeted on the skin surface, which usually targets the dark pigment present in the hair follicles. Then the laser beam destroys the hair follicles, inhibiting the further growth of hair and provides long-lasting hair-free smooth skin. Multiple sessions are recommended to get the desired results.
How many laser treatment sessions does it take to remove facial hair?
The visible results of laser hair reduction treatment can be observed after the very first session. Depending on the target area, the sessions of laser hair reduction are recommended. Facial hair removal sessions vary according to the target area like upper lips, chin, sides of the face, beard area, etc. About 6-8 sessions are effective in getting the best results. The laser treatment sessions are scheduled at an interval of 4-6 weeks apart, depending on the hair growth cycle. After undergoing the recommended sessions, one can experience a hair-free face.
Can laser remove facial hair permanently?
Laser hair reduction is an advance method of hair removal that provides long-lasting hair-free skin but not permanent results. This technique helps in drastically reducing hair growth as the lasers work by damaging the hair follicles and stop the new hair growth. This technique puts hair follicles in a state of dormancy for a long time, but due to hormonal changes or other factors, the hair growth can come back. Maintenance sessions are highly recommended to maintain the continuity of the results.