Frequently Asked Questions
Hair can be stubborn. Many products claim to be the most effective hair remover, but often fail to live up to expectations. But now, laser hair removal for is very quick and easy. It only takes from 5 minutes for lip to 20 minutes for full back. Our laser leg hair treatments are hygienic, quick and after your course of treatment, you will be virtually hair free! Plus, ingrown hairs will disappear and not return.
For the best hair removal results, you will need between 6-8 sessions, and this will depend on hair type. Treatments are performed between 5 to12 weeks until the follicle becomes sterile. Following the successful completion of your treatments, you may need one or two treatments per year to maintain the results.
Occasionally, some clients have a few hairs left following the completion of the treatment course, but they are almost invisible. Laser hair removal works using Photothermolysis, or converting light energy into heat, which harms the hair follicle and makes laser the best of all the hair removers available today.
Laser hair removal can be used on almost all areas on the face or body on both men and women.
Laser hair removal hardly hurts. The lasers we use at Clodaghs Laser & Skin Clinic are virtually pain-free. After your hair removal treatment you may have a slight redness on the area treated which will reduce and then disappear in less than two hours.
It is important not to wax or pluck 4 weeks before and for the duration of your laser treatment following hair removal on the legs. However, you can use depilatory creams or have a shave. But, one of the many benefits of laser is that you do not have to wait until the hair grows back before you get your next laser leg hair removal treatment!