Hair removal on various parts of the body can be painful, time-consuming and expensive, especially through traditional methods of waxing, shaving or sugaring. It can be difficult to remove hair in certain areas of the body without suffering from small cuts, ingrowns or razor bumps, leaving you frustrated. However, if you’re looking for a more permanent hair removal option, you should consider laser hair removal. Laser hair removal uses a laser with a highly concentrated light beam to remove unwanted hair from the body. If you are interested in undergoing this treatment, read below to learn more about the benefits of laser hair removal.
No need to wait for hair growth in between treatments
When waxing, it is advisable to allow your hair to grow to a reasonable length before each session so the wax has enough hair to grab on to. This means that you have to wait a few weeks before you can wax. However, with laser hair removal, you do not need to wait for your hair to grow out in order for the treatment to be effective. In fact, it’s actually advisable that you shave before each treatment so that the laser can work effectively.
Fast and Precise
Compared to shaving, waxing and tweezing, laser hair removal is faster at getting rid of unwanted hair. A session only takes a few minutes and you notice the results immediately. After only one session, the hair grows back more slowly and a lot thinner. After several sessions, you may notice the hair doesn’t grow back at all.
If you do not like the idea of having to spend hours in the bathroom every few days or weeks removing unwanted hair from your body, laser hair removal is a good option to consider. The effects of laser hair removal are long-lasting and result in a permanent reduction of unwanted hair growth.
Prevention of ingrown hairs
Ingrown hairs are shaved hairs that grow back into the skin resulting in skin irritation and uncomfort. With laser hair removal, you can say goodbye to ingrown hairs since the process removes hairs from their roots.
In the long run, laser hair removal can save you a lot of money since you won’t have to worry about buying shaving creams, razors or booking waxing appointments. Since the process also reduces unwanted hair growth, you may only need to have it done a few times a year.
Safer & Without Side Effects
When shaving, there’s always the possibility of cutting yourself with the razor or developing razor bumps. When waxing, there’s also the possibility of having your skin get burned with the hot wax. However, laser hair removal is safer and has little to no side effects.
There are many benefits of laser hair removal however, always consult a skincare expert before trying any new treatment.