Laser hair removal may help reduce and eliminate hair for up to one year. This simple, effective treatment may also permanently reduce future regrowth, saving you time and discomfort from shaving, tweezing, or waxing. For patients who wish to say goodbye to their razors, the skilled team at Back to 30™ provides laser hair removal at their practice in Upstate South Carolina and Murrells Inlet, to significantly reduce hair growth.
An important part of laser hair removal is timing procedures with the growing phases for your hair.
Laser Hair Removal Candidates
Patients with unwanted hair can receive laser hair removal in a variety of areas, such as the:
- Bikini area
Ideal candidates for laser hair removal are patients with dark hair and fair skin because the lasers target the pigmentation (color) of the hair follicle. However, technological advancements have made it possible to treat patients with lighter hair and fair or dark skin as well. Results will vary based on hair color, texture, and skin tone. Patients should keep in mind that laser hair removal is not completely permanent. Most patients see some regrowth within several months up to a year after treatment. However, the new growth will be lighter in color, finer in texture, and there is usually less hair overall.
Laser Hair Removal Treatment
Prior to any treatment, you will meet with a member of our highly trained team to discuss your treatment goals. An important part of laser hair removal is timing procedures with the growing phases for your hair. During your consultation you can plan the appropriate timeline for treatment.
Technological advancements in laser hair removal have made it possible to treat patients with lighter hair and fair or dark skin.
Before a laser hair removal session, a numbing gel may be applied to the treatment area to help minimize any discomfort. You will be given protective eyewear and your skin will be held taut as we treat the area with our high-powered laser. The hair follicles will absorb the light from the laser, effectively eliminating the hair. Most patients report only mild discomfort that feels similar to the flicking of a rubber band.
You may see some redness or swelling following your treatment, but you will be able to return to work or your regular activities immediately. You should avoid unprotected or prolonged sun exposure in between treatment sessions. Most patients require a total of five to eight treatment sessions, and you can combine your procedure with other services we offer in a 90-day makeover for stunning results once your treatment is finished.
The Laser Hair Removal Procedure
Gentle, effective laser hair removal can help you reduce unwanted body hair.
Why Receive Treatment?
Laser hair removal can save you a great deal of time and money long term. After just one treatment, you can see an immediate reduction in visible hair. Following your final treatment session, you can enjoy smooth, virtually hair-free skin for several months to a year. Although regrowth is inevitable, any regrowth you see will be lighter, finer, and there will be less hair overall.
Achieve Smoother Skin
If you are tired of tweezing, shaving, and waxing to rid yourself of wanted hair, contact our practice today to schedule your consultation for laser hair removal. We can provide convenient treatment to help you achieve your goals.