7 Advantages & 7 Disadvantages Of Laser Hair Removal
Laser hair removal is more safety and it is not involve any invasive action. There are the minor side effects that may occur, including skin discoloration and minor burns. But if performed by a certified and skilled laser technician, these can be easily avoid. In fact, the most hazardous part is the effect of laser on the eye, though complete blackout goggles is necessary.
Laser treatment has a high level of effectiveness. The majority of consumers have amazing results and even permanent hair elimination. 80-90% of good candidates will need at least 4-6 treatments to experience 70-90% hair reduction.
3. Almost Painful
Generally it is not much more painful. The laser treatment resembles a rubber band snapping against the skin for a quick second with each pulse. 90% of patients do not require an anesthetic cream.
4. Procedure Is Fast
The speed of laser treatment is quickly. The length of a treatment time depends on the size of the area being treated. Each laser pulse will treat an area of 9x9mm. For example the underarms is spend 5-10 minutes per session.
5. Regrowth Is Finer, Lighter
If there is re-growth after treatment, it will be finer and lighter in texture as compared to before.
6. For Largest Portions
The treatment can be taken on the largest portions such as the legs, back and chest in one session.
7. Fits To Each Body Area
It can fits to each body part, including face, bikini, breast and other sensitive zones.
1. Require Repeat Treatments
Generally, 80% - 90% of good candidates will need at least 4 to 6 treatments spaced 6 - 10 weeks apart to experience 70% to 90% hair reduction.
2. Risks Of Skin Burn
Laser hair reduction is not preferred for those persons who have skin tan or darker skin tones. The effectiveness depends on skin's color and It's still impossible to avoid the risk of skin burn.
3. Skin Type & Hair Color Are Crucial
Laser is not beneficial for red, blonde, gray hair. The dark skin is also the bad result.
4. Risks Of Skin Diseases
Laser may cause many skin diseases such as discoloration of skin or burning of the skin.
5. Risks Of Eyes Injuries
You must protected your eyes during the process of laser treatment.
Laser hair reduction is quite expensive. The general average prices can be about $300 per treatment.
7. The Claims Can Not Be Proved
Scientific facts and research is yet restricted and claims cannot be completely proved. Such as Permanent & 100% Permanent, Guaranteed 0% Regrowth and It Ahead Of Electrolysis.
LHR Is Not Perfect If :
- Cardiovascular system disorders
- Skin Disorders
- Ontological Skin Disorders
- Infection disorders
- Newly sunburn or very dark sunburn
- Below the age of 17