Before and After
What to expect before the treatment
Do not pluck the hair or remove it by methods like waxing or threading for at least 4-5 weeks before the treatment. Avoid sunlight for at least 4 - 6 weeks before the treatment. Trimming the hair should be done just before the treatment. Inform the therapist about regular medications taken, as many medications may interfere with the treatment.
What to expect during the treatment
The removal process is done in a few sessions over a period of time, depending on the hair and skin type. Glasses are worn for eye protection. A Cooling fan is applied to the hand piece making treatments for tolerable. The light from this beam is converted into heat which inactivates the hair follicles in the area .After the procedure, cool packs or Aloe Vera can be applied to prevent irritation.
What to expect after the treatment
Welts, redness and some changes in skin colour can occur after the procedure which subsides gradually in a few hours. Ice packs can be applied to relieve these symptoms. Avoid the sun for next few days - weeks and use a strong sunscreen.