Hair removal treatments can be done anywhere on the body and laser is no exception. Laser Hair Removal is becoming more and more popular for males and females. Typically, it may take anywhere from 4-5 sessions about 6 weeks apart for the treatment to fully work.
The most common body areas for treatment of women include legs, underarms, arms, face, upper lip and pubic area. 6 – 8 treatments usually result in a 75% – 95% permanent hair loss.
The most common areas are stomach, back and sideburns.
Laser hair removal is the most effective when hair is actively growing. This is why it’s important to refrain from plucking, tweezing or waxing, weeks before the procedure. Apart from a mild burning sensation or warmth in the area treated there are no known side effects. Patients are, however, advised to avoid sunlight, tan beds, chlorine and saltwater because these can cause redness and Skin irritation.
Although you have the best intentions when it comes to taking care of your skin, there might be things in your beauty routine that are causing damage you’re not even aware of. To be sure you’re not overlooking something, Dr Harmandeep Sidhu at Chandigarh advises on the 5 habits that wreck your skin and how to avoid them.
Dr Harman Sidhu is the top Skin Specialist in Chandigarh and in this article she provides valuable advise on scar prevention. We all have scars and they are typically not something that cause discomfort. However, in some cases of serious injury the size and location of the scar tissue can affect self-esteem. For many, scars have become a permanent problem because they think scars cannot be treated. Luckily, there are ways to ensure their appearance becomes less visible over time.