HAIR REMOVAL QUESTIONS
We strive for a completely pain free procedure. We thoroughly cool the skin before and during the procedure, ensuring maximal comfort. Although numbing cream is rarely necessary, it is always available. With the Cynosure Elite, any discomfort you do feel will be minimal – like a rubber band snap and subsides instantly.
Yes, in most cases it is.
The majority of people need 4-7 treatments for permanent hair reduction. Hair grows in cycles and the laser can only destroy active follicles. It cannot destroy the hair follicles that are lying dormant below the surface of the skin since these dormant follicles contain little pigment. Allowing the dormant follicles to go into their active stage and become susceptible to the laser, we schedule Laser Hair Removal visits 4 to 6 weeks apart.
Yes depending on what treatment selection you make.
If you purchase the complete hair removal package offered to you at your initial consultation. We will continue treatments and provide any necessary follow up treatments for free. However if you choose to be treated on a per session basis additional treatments and follow up sessions will be billed. Laser Hair Removal is a medical procedure and, as such, cannot be guaranteed. However, if, after a complete course of Laser Hair Removal (the number of sessions you will need is estimated at the time of consultation), you need extra sessions for satisfactory hair reduction, we will be happy to treat you at half price.
This will vary on the treatment area and the patient. For example, the upper lip or bikini line area may require only 5 — 15 minutes, while a longer period of time will be required for your legs or back.
Just about anywhere on your body. The most common areas include:
- Upper Lip
- Bikini Area