Permanent Laser Hair Removal in Vancouver
Laserium Med Spa Vancouver is pleased to announce one of the best technologies, to treat and provide a gentle, non-invasive, long-lasting solution to permanently remove unwanted hair on all body parts and any skin type, including ethnic and dark complexions. Our laser gently cools the surface of the skin as pulses of light are selectively absorbed by the pigment in the hair follicles. The absorbed light damages the existing hair and destroys the regrowth potential of the follicle, all while protecting the surrounding tissue. The end result is significant, and permanent, hair removal.
What is Laser Hair Removal?
It is one of the most advanced, reliable and effective methods of removing unwanted hair growth. In just a flash, hair is removed to reveal soft, smooth, stubble free skin. Patients are thrilled they no longer need to shave, tweeze, wax or endure long-term and costly electrolysis. Finally, there is a convenient method through Laser Hair Removal that can permanently reduce the hair growth.
Is Laser Hair Removal Safe?
Laser Hair Removal has come a long way, with many advancements in laser technology. We have the best in the laser technology Ė the LightSheer Laser System. The LightSheer Laser is one of the safest, most effective and most comfortable lasers on the market today.
Laser technology changes rapidly, and use of the latest state-of-the-art equipment is very important for your safety and satisfaction. If you are looking for effective laser hair removal treatments, choose someone who has made the necessary investments in your safety and satisfaction. Choose Laserium MedSpa! Call today for a complimentary consultation!
How does the treatment feel?
A single pulse is released, and it feels like the snap of a rubber band. The area treated may then feel warm and appear slightly red. Depending on the area being treated and the hair type, this can last between a few minutes and a few hours. Patients usually return to normal activity immediately.
What does the Laser actually do to the hair?
A beam of light is emitted onto the skinís surface where the patient has unwanted hair. The effectively disables the follicle with virtually no pain or side effects for the patient. Both men and women find this to be a rewarding procedure, leaving them free of unwanted hair growth.
Who can be treated with Laser Hair Removal?
Anyone with unwanted hair growth. Of course, the ideal patient has fair skin, dark hair and is not suntanned in the area being treated. The laser can also be used safely treat darker skin types. This is not true with many other lasers that can actually damage pigmented skin.
How long do the treatments take?
Depending upon the area being treated, it can range from a few minutes for facial areas, 10 minutes for bikini lines and underarms, and from one to two hours for larger areas like legs, back and chest.
Can the laser be used while doing other treatments?
Yes, the laser can be used while you are doing other treatments. Acne therapy and other skin care treatments can still be performed when you are doing Laser Hair Removal, just not on the same day. Scheduling can be discussed at the consultation.
Do you offer a complimentary consultation?
Yes! If you would like to find out how Laser Hair Removal can benefit you, just call a location convenient for you to schedule a complimentary consultation. At your complimentary consultation we can evaluate your individual needs and customize a treatment plan to meet your goals.
PHYSIOLOGY OF HAIR GROWTH | CROSS SECTION OF FOLLICLE © 1991 ANATOMICAL CHART CO., SKOKIE, ILLINOIS
Laser hair removal is most effective when hair is in the active growth or anagen phase when melanin, the target of the laser light, is abundant.
LASER HAIR REMOVAL | RESULTS BEFORE TREATMENT (left); AFTER TREATMENT (right)