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FAQ About Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal treatments help remove unwanted hair from the body. It is a convenient and effective alternative to waxing and shaving. Delray Beach residents that spend time outdoors at the beach and local parks in the hot South Florida sun often appreciate the freedom from shaving that laser hair removal offers. These frequently asked questions about laser hair removal will help you decide if this treatment option is the right one for you.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

The process works by using laser beams on a specific part of the body that contains unwanted hair. The laser uses heat to break down the melanin in the hair. The laser pierces the skin’s surface and destroys the hair follicle.
Laser hair treatments remove hair from large areas of skin, like the back, legs, and chest. The duration of the treatment session depends on the area of the body. A hair removal session on both legs takes about two hours.
Hair begins to fall out 10-14 days after treatment. A 70-80 percent decrease in the amount of hair occurs after 4-6 sessions that occur within a month. Overall, laser hair removal is an incredibly successful form of treatment. If you still have questions about laser hair removal treatments or your treatment option, contact one of our specialists. We are available 24 hours to answer any questions you may have regarding these procedures.