The interval between laser hair removal treatments is generally felt to be between 4-10 weeks apart. Each physician has different experience and training, and the literature on this isn’t clear, so you’ll hear different answers from different people. I certainly wouldn’t do any treatments any sooner than 4 weeks apart.
How often should I do laser hair removal?
If you are planning to do home laser hair removal treatment, or have begin your treatment than you may have noticed that you can not do a session everyday. Every manufacturer has its own recommendation, but in general they all recommend a bi weekly cycle. This means you can not do a session to frequent than once every two weeks.
Is it normal for hair to grow in after laser hair removal?
It’s perfectly normal for some hair to grow in after each laser session as each hair is in a different stage of the growth cycle. This is why several laser treatments are required at 10 weeks apart to achieve complete hair removal.
Should I wait between laser hair removal sessions?
Wait Between Laser IPL Hair Removal Sessions If you are planning to do home laser hair removal treatment, or have begin your treatment than you may have noticed that you can not do a session everyday. Every manufacturer has its own recommendation, but in general they all recommend a bi weekly cycle.
Can You laser hair removal treatments too close together?
By performing your laser hair removal treatments too close together, you are not allowing much of the hair not treated at the previous treatment to enter the growth cycle which will cause you to get much worse results.
How long should the hair be for laser hair removal?
The optimal hair length for laser hair removal is 1-2 mm. The hair should be shaved 2 days before the treatment.
How often should I have laser hair removal appointments?
As hair on the face tends to grow more quickly than hair on the body, laser hair removal appointments for the face usually start out spaced every 4 weeks and treatments for the body start out spaced every 6 weeks.
What to do with the hair after laser hair removal?
To reduce any discomfort, apply ice to the treated area. If you have a skin reaction immediately after laser hair removal, the doctor might apply a steroid cream to the affected area. After laser hair removal and between scheduled treatments, avoid sunlight and don’t use a tanning bed for six weeks or as directed by your doctor.
What laser hair removal can do for You?
Laser hair removal is most effective for people who have light skin and dark hair, but it can be successfully used on all skin types. Laser hair removal is used to reduce unwanted hair . Common treatment locations include legs, armpits, upper lip, chin and the bikini line.