Unwanted hair affects everyone at some point in their lives, whether it be hairy legs or backs to nose hair. Most excess hair growth is quite natural and especially in men is related to ageing. However, excess hair can be as a result of an underlying illness that causes a hormone imbalance. Therefore, you should always consult your doctor if you think your hair growth is more substantial than usual.
How do you permanently remove excess hair?
Individual excess hair can be removed permanently by electrolysis, for a mass of hair laser is the best option. Electrolysis kills the root (Bulb) of the hair with an electric current, whereas laser achieves the same result on a larger area with intense, focused light energy.
What’s the best laser for the permanent removal of hair?
In our laser hair removal clinic, we use the Soprano Ice Platinum hair removal laser. This laser has a pain free mode and uses a unique combination of three wavelengths, which is patented technology. The Soprano Ice Platinum laser is the gold standard for hair removal within the industry.
Can you have treatments all year round?
Most laser manufacturers do not recommend treatments during the summer months due to the potential for overexposure to sunlight. However, this is not the case with the Soprano Ice Platinum laser that can perform treatments all year round safely, due to the unique combination of wavelengths.
What skin types and hair can laser treat?
Most lasers cant treat dark or tanned skin due to their wavelengths. However, we can in our laser hair removal clinic, with the Soprano Ice laser. The Soprano can treat all skin types both dark and lighter.
Laser energy is attracted to dark hairs and is not as effective the lighter the hair. The laser technician will be able to advise you during your consultation.
Is permanent removal of hair expensive?
The cost will be dependant on the area to be treated, its size, the density of the hair, the skin and hair colour. During your consultation, we will be able to give you a good indication of the cost.