FAQ about Laser Hair Removal

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Are you ready for summer? Do you want to look perfect and handsome this summer? Well, take the laser hair removal treatment and feel a great change within yourself. The girls can wear a bikini or any other favorite modern dress without thinking about unwanted hair in their body. Most of the patients or interested individuals will have a lot of doubts and questions regarding laser hair removal procedure. Here, we are going to discuss some of the FAQs about laser hair removal.

Do I need to use eye protection during laser removal procedure?
Yes! You need to wear eye protection. It plays an important part in the laser treatment. The type of eye protection will depend upon the laser the doctor is using. It mostly depends upon the strength and pulse of the laser light. The physician will provide the necessary eye protection to wear. They will guide you in choosing the right eye protection for you.

How the treatment should be scheduled?
It is necessary to take the treatment once in four to six weeks. The physicians know well that every person is different, and so they will show the difference in using the laser. They will treat the patients with different laser strength. It is necessary to ask your physician for the best and safest time before you plan to take another treatment.

Will I be provided with pain medication during or after the treatment?
Most patients get scared that they would experience pain during the procedure. To be frank, the pain will be very minimal, and there is no need to take pain killers or pain medications. The doctor will clearly explain the process and start the treatment only with the patient’s approval. If you are still doubtful, you can ask your physician for more details. Moreover, if you have friends or relatives who have laser treatment recently, then you can probably discuss the procedure, pain, and its effects. In most cases, the physician will instruct you to use anti-inflammatory cream to the affected part. Apart from this, the patient will be given ice pack to manage the discomfort. Some patients still complain of pain. In such scenario, they will be given painkillers to relieve discomfort.

What is the cost of the procedure?
The treatment is available at an affordable price due to the advanced technology and simplified process. The cost varies from one clinic to another. It is necessary to consult your physician and ask the price before starting the treatment. It mostly depends on the treatment area, and the amount of hair to be removed in the present area. The treatment process will increase if the patient has to eliminate the large amount of hair. When you are consulting, ensure to check whether the doctor has license and experience to perform the procedure.

What is the treatment procedure for people with darker skin tone?
If the person has dark skin tone or complexion, it will take long time to remove the hair completely.

What are the side effects?
Side effects are very rare in this treatment. It can be scarring, redness of skin, blisters and changes in the skin color.