Pros And Cons Of Laser Hair Removal

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There is no denying the fact that getting unwanted hair out of the body is a difficult and tedious task. Many men and women struggle with it. Though there are some proven and time-tested ways of removing unwanted hair from the face, armpits and pubic areas for women, man additionally have to remove unwanted hair from chest, back, shoulders and other such areas. The conventional methods are effective, they offer only temporary solution. It is only a matter of time before the hair starts growing all over again. While one fine morning you could have a body that is free from unwanted hair, it would only be a matter of time before the hair starts growing all over the body. Hence, many customers are keen on finding out an effective and efficient way of removing unwanted hair. This is where the use of laser technology could be considered to be very useful and meaningful. We will look at this technology and try to find out more about the pros and cons associated with such form of hair removal.

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What Is Hair Removal Using Laser Technology?

Hair removal using tweezing, shaving and waxing can offer only temporary effects, when you choose the right laser hair removal technology you will be able to get rid of hair permanently. The technology is simple but is extremely effective. It is done by exposing laser beams or lights into the tiny hair follicles of the body. The light destroys the hair in the process and the heat from the laser also destroys the follicle. In the absence of hair follicle, future growth of hair can be stopped. Apart from the above, there are a few more advantages associated with this technology for removing unwanted hair from different parts of the body.

Efficient: Lasers are known to offer highly efficient methods of hair removal compared to other methods. Further, the hair removal can be much focused and it can remove hair only from unwanted areas of the body.

It is fast: Laser hair removal can offer the fastest solution for removing unwanted hair permanently. It also is useful for treating wide areas of the affected areas and that too within a few seconds. Smaller parts of the body can be cured of hair within seconds while larger parts of the body like legs and hands can be taken care of within an hour.

Effective:  There are some wrong facts about the ineffectiveness of laser hair removing technologies. This is wrong and if it is done properly by professionals you can be sure that the hair can be removed permanently. A few sessions only would be required and in most cases it does not exceed more than eight sessions to get rid of unwanted hair from different parts of the body.


On the other hand, there are some downsides as far as laser hair removal is concerned. It is very expensive and only a very small percentage of people would be able to afford it. Further, it even today it does not have the formal approval from the right agencies regarding is efficacy and safety. There are also could be instances of side effects such as itching, swelling skin burn, discoloration of the skin, etc.

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