FAQ’s

Should I shave before the treatment?

Shaving the day before or just prior to treatment is recommended and you may shave again twenty-four hours after treatment unless your provider tells you otherwise.

Is it safe?

Laser hair removal is the most popular aesthetic procedure performed annually. Hair removal is one of the aesthetic medical industry’s most well-known and researched uses of lasers and the Pain-Free, Hair-Freetreatment has provided safe and effective permanent hair reduction for thousands of patients worldwide. Because Pain-Free, Hair-Free utilizes our IN-MOTION and low-heat settings we’re able to provide a level of safety unlike any other laser hair removal procedure.

How many treatments will I need?

Typically, 4 to 6 treatments is adequate to provide permanent hair reduction. However, after a one-on-one consultation, your provider may determine that based on the density of your hair, hair color and skin color, you may require additional treatment. Your provider will advise you. It’s not unusual to require a touch-up treatment two years after completing laser hair removal treatments.

Will my hair ever grow back?

Actively growing hairs that are treated should not grow back. Once a hair follicle is damaged it cannot grow hair. However, hair follicles that were not in the active growth phase will need to be treated. It’s also not unusual for patients to have a touch-up two years after initial treatment due to hormonal changes.

Why do I need 4 – 6 treatments?

Hair growth occurs in 4 stages: Early Anagen (early hair growth), Anagen (active hair growth) Catagen (regression) Telogen (resting, not growing) Laser hair removal only affects the Anagen stage, (actively growing hair). Therefore, approximately twenty-five-percent of hair is removed with each treatment. After 4 to 6 treatments, the area should be free from hair.

Do I need to arrange time off from work for treatments?

No. Pain-Free, Hair-Free™ has no “down time” and requires no recovery time. You can have a Pain-Free, Hair-Free™ treatment and return to work, school or other normal activities immediately.

How do I know it really won’t hurt?

Most people find the Pain-Free, Hair-Free™ laser hair removal treatment comfortable, especially when compared to other hair removal methods and lasers. This is one of few laser hair removal procedures where numbing cream is not necessary. Pain is subjective, however, so if you find it otherwise simply talk to your provider.

How much does laser hair removal cost?

The cost of Pain-Free, Hair-Free™ treatments vary by location and body part. However, compared to a life time of waxing Pain-Free, Hair-Free™ laser hair removal creates a significant savings that can save money year after year. Speak with us to determine the cost in your area.

Is laser hair removal painful?

Most of the people who undergo painless laser hair removal find it painless. Pain tolerance is subjective and many patients describe the sensation as a soothing hot stone massage.

Is this technology safe for all skin types?

This technology is safe for all skin types and hair types. Laser hair removal can also be used on the tanned skin. Body hair reduction method is long lasting, conventional, and virtually pain-free.

How does this laser technology work?

Laser hair removal works by using pulses of diode laser energy to burn the hair follicles in the subdermal layer of skin until so the growth of hair becomes really slow. With the help of unique techniques, surface of the skin remains cool and comfortable. The broad motion also removes the skipped or missed spots which are common to laser hair removal. It is suitable for areas where there is excessive hair, excluding the eye area. Laser works best on dark coarse hair and removes them to the point where they are completely eliminated and the left ones are considerably thinner and invisible.

What makes the new laser technology painless?

New and advanced technology for laser hair removal is quite painless as it works on the in-motion principle. It means that instead of targeting a bunch of hair to laser shots in one go; low laser heat is given in motion to a bigger area. This whole repeated motion using low energy acts on hair follicles without causing any damage to the skin, thus balancing the efficiency and safety. Thus, it is less painless due to the chronological emission of energy and the negligible diffusion of heat to the tissue nearby the follicle. It can be used on the body or on the face on all skin types without requirement of painkiller creams or cooling procedures. The other benefit of this process is that it can treat large areas very easily.

Any precautions to be taken post treatment?

As with any conservative laser therapy, the only post treatment care is the sufficient use of sun protection.

Do I need to plan for time-off during the treatment?

No. It does not require no down time or healing time. You can resume work right away after the service.

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