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Is Laser Hair Removal Painful

In one pulse, the Candela® GentleYAG® laser removes all of the hair on a patch of skin the approximate size of a quarter (18 mm). Generally, Laser Hair Removal is less painful than waxing; however, the sensations are much different. With each pulse, the feeling resembles a rubber band snapping against the skin for a split […]

Will exposure to sun affect my laser hair removal treatments

I often get asked if exposure to the sun will affect laser hair removal treatments. The short answer is yes, it can. We recommend that you avoid exposure to the sun for a month prior to commencing treatment, and 1-2 weeks afterwards. Sun exposure can interfere  with the laser hair removal treatment by causing burn […]

How Many Laser Hair Removal Treatments Will I Need

Most Clients need at least 6-8 treatments spaced 6 weeks apart. As hair grows in cycles, several sessions are necessary in order to affect all the hair in a given area. Due to the length of hair growth cycles, treatments are normally scheduled once every 6 weeks. Hair cycle length generally varies depending upon the […]