Laser Hair Removal in Edmonton | Regain Confidence With IPL
There are many personal reasons why people look for a laser hair removal in Edmonton treatment. From being embarrassed by unsightly hair. Or tired of having to take care of unwanted hair. On a regular basis.
Not only is IPL a very gentle, non-ablative laser. But it is also a solution, that is completely permanent. Until now, there is not been a permanent solution, that could be counted on.
For example, most people use waxing, or razors. To get rid of their unwanted hair. Razors, cut the hair off at the level of the skin. Which means a person is only hair free for a day or two at most.
Which requires them having to shave every day, or every other day. In order to have the results that they desire. While waxing has proven to allow people to go hair free longer.
Waxing is also painful, expensive to do when the salon. Or messy to do at home. Many people try waxing, and then give it up. Because they are simply unable to handle the pain of ripping all of their hairs out.
But also, people are now realizing. That waxing is harsh on the skin. Causing people to develop skin problems such as wrinkles earlier. Due to the trauma caused by pulling the skin to remove the hair.
As well, the problem with waxing and using a razor to shave. Is that these are methods, that will have to be utilized for the rest of a person’s life. Causing them to spend time, money and effort on this endeavour.
Laser hair removal in Edmonton on the other hand. Is a completely permanent solution. It may take anywhere between 3 to 8 sessions. In order to permanently remove up to 95% of the hair.
But compared to a lifetime of waxing and using razors. This is a very good option. There are several things that people should know about IPL, also known as intense pulse light treatment.
The first one is, it works by targeting pigmentation. When the laser is placed on a persons skin. The laser is looking for any pigmentation. And when that pigmentation is found, it literally explodes the cells.
Destroying the hair and follicle on contact. Therefore, the darker and thicker the hair is. The better laser hair removal and Edmonton results they will get. Because the laser will be able to very easily. See the hair follicle.
As well, the lighter a person’s skintone is. The easier the laser is going to be able to see the pigmentation in the hair follicle. But also, Edmonton dermatology says that it is not good for people with darker skin tones.
Because they run the risk of having their skin pigmentation targeted by the laser. Which could cause skin damage. Therefore, they use what is called a Fitzpatrick scale to determine who has the appropriate pigmentation for intense pulse light treatment.
For more information, and find out if they are suitable candidate for this laser hair removal in Edmonton. People can make an appointment with Edmonton dermatology. The first consultation is free.
Laser Hair Removal in Edmonton | Smoother Underarms
Intense pulse light, is a laser hair removal in Edmonton treatment. That not only is fast, it is relatively painless. And more importantly, is completely permanent. At removing unwanted hair.
The way it works, is by targeting the pigmentation in the hair follicles. In order to explode those cells. The body will regrow those hair follicles. At which point, a patient will need to come back in. For their second treatment.
And when the intense pulse light hits the newly grown hair follicles. It will weaken them. And cause the body to avoid regrowing those hair follicles. The parts of the body that will have the most success, the quickest.
Will be body parts that do not have a lot of blood flow, or an extensive vascular system in the area. Under the arms for example, does not have a lot of blood flow. And people will generally find two or three treatments.
Is all that it takes in order to permanently remove the hair on that part of their body. However, the legs have an extremely large vascular system. Therefore legs, and the bikini area. Typically are the most stubborn to treat.
People can expect anywhere between 6 to 8 sessions with the laser. In order to remove hair permanently. However, when compared to facing a lifetime of waxing or shaving. It seems to be a very small amount of time.
When people are ready for the treatment. They can come in on their lunch hour. Or on their way home from work. Because the treatment is very quick. The facial, will take approximately thirty minutes.
From the start of cleansing the skin, doing the treatment. And then applying aftercare. And legs, on the other hand are the most lengthy to do. Taking approximately two hours from start to finish.
However, because this laser hair removal in Edmonton treatment. Uses a non-ablative laser. Which means it does not cut the skin. There is virtually no healing time required.
People can go right from the treatment, back to work. And nobody will know that they have had work done. They might experiencing slight swelling, or redness immediately after the treatment.
While this typically will go away after 12 to 24 hours. People are also able. To utilize makeup, to cover up the discolouration. Because the treatment is not cutting into their skin at all.
This makes it a great option for people to do on their lunch hour. Right before a vacation, or even before a night out on the town. Not only that, but with how quick the session lasts.
People can be hair free in between sessions for quite a while. And only needs to come in for a short appointment. In order to take care of the hair that has regrown.
Patients who are looking for more information about this laser hair removal in Edmonton treatment. Can make an appointment with Edmonton dermatology. Because their first consultation is free.