Hair grows through a cycle that has three stages, i.e., growing, shedding, and resting, which scientifically termed as anagen, catagen, and telogen respectively. The laser energy only targets the growing stage of hair, however, only 10-15% of hair can be removed at a single time. Therefore, 5-6 sessions are needed if you want to achieve the permanent results of the laser hair removal.
There are various types of temporary methods to remove hair or hair removal such as waxing, shaving, epilation, and threading, but all these are applied when someone wants to remove hair for a time being as these all methods cannot remove hair permanently.
At Allure Medspa we have the most advanced types of machines/techniques, i.e., Diode laser, IPL, ND-YAG to remove hair permanently that gives the best result.
Laser hair removal may be an option worth if you are not satisfied with the temporary methods of hair removals such as waxing, shaving, or tweezing. Laser reduction is a permanent method of hair removal that is quite familiar in the cosmetic fraternity applied both for men and women. It beams highly concentrated light into the follicles. Follicles absorb the light and destroy the hair ultimately. Pigments in hair follicles absorb the light and cause the follicles to destroy.
The LHR removal in the cosmetic process of removing body hair effectively applied for face, leg, chin, back, arm, underarm, bikini line, and other areas. It is useful for removing unwanted hair permanently using laser light such as IPL, Diode lasers. The recognized cosmetic centers use cutting-edge technology like diode lasers and IPL to perform the removal treatment gives the most aesthetic results. The exposure of light to the targeted areas causes the destruction of follicles that permanently resolves the issue of unwanted hairs.
Following is the body areas are primarily concerned for the LHR Treatment:
Consultation is mandatory done by the expert cosmetic surgeon/dermatologist suggest the laser treatment if you are a suitable candidate to receive LHR.
Receiving laser hair removal is one of the most common cosmetic procedures that permanently remove unwanted hair. Since the shaving and waxing is a time-consuming and costly affair which is needed to continue every month to maintain skincare and reduce the length of growing hair. Nowadays, laser hair removal is one of the most selected cosmetic options among both men and women who wish to permanently remove unwanted hair.
Consultation is an important step in the LHR treatment without this, both you and your dermatologist are driving blind.
The dermatologist will examine your skin before starting the treatment as the success of LHR treatment depends on various factors, including the areas where treatment is needed, the color and coarseness/texture, and also the stage of hair plays an important role.
Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder that can cause the growth of excessive facial hair termed as hirsutism among patients who sought the LHR treatment. Some PCOS patients can experience thicker on their facial as well as body areas needs the laser removal (LHR) treatment at most.
It is very much important to follow the dermatologist’s instructions if you have done with the LHR treatment/procedure. The follow-up instructions help you out by reducing the chances of any kind of side effects associated with the procedure/treatment.
One may have a number of questions to ask, but one must introspect each question with respect to the concerned problem, hence, it is good to make a list of important questions before proceeding for the consultative step.
Your surgeon may use one or a combination of the following devices, depending on your skin type, hair thickness and color, the size and location of the area being treated, and the treatment timing.
The primary principle behind LHR removal treatment is selective photothermolysis (SPTL), the matching of specific wavelengths of light and pulse duration is applied to obtain the optimal effect of targeted areas without affecting the surrounding tissue. The laser causes localized damage of stem cells followed by selectively heating of melanin, and destroyed by stopping the follicles’ growth results in the reduction or removal of hair.
Laser hair reduction or removal gives immediate results. For a day or two afterward the treatment you will have a noticeable change, but an effect like sunburn will appear on the treated areas that go itself. Cool compressor or moisturizer can be applied and makeup can wear from the very next unless your skin is blistering.
With vast knowledge and extensive experiences, Dr. Shweta Sawalka is known as one of the expert cosmetic dermatologists in Mumbai contributing Allure Medspa. She is a pioneer in cosmetic dermatology, especially in the LHR procedure and served many medical institutions as a house officer. She has a credit for satisfying thousands & thousands of patients seeking cosmetic treatment all over India. She has extensive experience and expertise in performing the Botox treatment, fillers, cheek augmentation, lip filling, and nose augmentation. She is a recognized key dermatologist in Mumbai and has the great convincing skills and dealt a number of cases for the patients seeking the right treatment measure at the right time. Her persuasive skills and expert treatment ability helped many celebrity patients in achieving the desired cosmetic goal as well as the best cosmetic treatment/services in Mumbai.
She has more than seven accreditation in the implementation, structuring, and design of oral and poster presentations made in her name. She has also been an active participator and a contributor to a number of national and international conferences of dermatologists. She has even conducted numerous cosmetic treatments in her professional tenure.
Allure Medspa, an ISO 9000:2008 certified is a leading name in the plastic & cosmetic surgery known for the best Laser hair removal/reduction treatment/procedure centre in Mumbai in the commercial capital of India, i.e., Andheri West location. we are known for employing the ultra-modern technology to perform the procedure. We are the most trusted names among the celebrity clients who regularly visit our centre to get the Laser hair removal treatment/procedure done with the celebrity cosmetic dermatologist Dr Shweta Sawalka.
At Allure Medspa, we use the most advanced technology Diode and IPL for performing the laser hair removal procedure and have a record of thousands & thousands of happily satisfied clients across the globe.
The cost of laser hair removal will depend on the type of laser used (Diode, IPL laser), and the area where the laser is done, the cost ranges from Rs. 1500 for upper lip area to 12000-15,000 INR for full body laser hair reduction for a single session. Special offers are available on packages.
The cost of LHR depends on several factors associated with a patient’s physiological and anatomical status, as well as the technique used to perform the procedure, hospital setups, accreditation of clinics, recognition of the doctor, and the location of the clinic or centre.
LHR cost varies from one patient to another as it depends on a number of considerable factors associated with the patients and their need for the treatment.
Q: Is it Permanent?
Ans: Yes, LHR gives permanent results as it removes the hair follicles from its root followed by 3-6 sessions that permanently suppress the hair growth by targeting all the hair regardless of their growth stage. However, every hair root gets targeted and offers the best permanent results.
Q: Does it Hurt?
Ans: Only a bearable pinprick pain can be experienced while the treatment is going on, but still topical anesthesia is recommended if you are quite sensitive to pain.
Q: Will it work on my Skin Type and Hair color?
Ans: It is okay with every skin type and color of hair to receive the laser hair removal treatment. Light-skinned people will usually receive the treatment with Diode laser, while darker-skinned people will receive treatment from an Nd:YAGor IPL.
Q: How long Does It Take?
Ans: The procedure time depends on the treated areas, either it will be a matter of minutes or may go up to an hour. The more the areas will be small the lesser the time would be taken and the vice-versa.
Q: Where should I receive LHR?
Ans: Only an accredited cosmetic centre is recommended to receive LHR treatment where extreme care and concern are followed to perform the procedure. The laser hair reduction/removal treatment is advisable to receive under advanced technology of a laser beam that effectively helps in attaining the desired cosmetic goal of the treatment.
Q: Which body areas are treated with Laser Hair Removal?
Ans: Almost all the body areas are treated with laser hair removal treatment where hair growth can be experienced such as the back, bikini area, chest, face, upper lip, chin, neck, and shoulders.