and Post Laser Hair Removal Treatment Guidelines
We encourage our clients who will receive our laser
hair removal treatments to review these helpful
guidelines to save time and clarify any questions
they might have about our services.
Please contact our laser and aesthetic center for more
information about our laser hair removal guidelines.
PRE-TREATMENT for laser hair removal
Try to avoid the sun for 4-6 weeks before your
or use a good sun block
with high SPF on the area you will be having
laser treatment done. If you have gotten
tan on the area, please notify our laser
technician during your consultation.
Don't pluck or wax on the area
for about 3 weeks before
coming in for a laser hair removal treatment. The laser will only
target hairs that are in the follicle.
Give the treated area a close shave
before or the same day of the laser hair removal treatment.
DO NOT apply any sort of products to the area
you want your hair removed!
This includes lotions, deodorants, makeup and perfumes.
This especially applies to deodorants because the
aluminum in deodorants may prevent an effective
POST-TREATMENT for laser hair removal
laser hair removal treatment, you can return to
your normal activities, and the treated
areas should be handled with care.
Avoid: Retin-A, alphahydroxy acids, glycolic acids,
and astringents for a few days following treatment.
or bleaching between treatments. You may want to
use a loofah or glove to help remove the hair as
it falls out.
It is perfectly okay to shave
before and in between laser hair removal treatments.
The belief that shaving causes hair to grow thicker and darker is a MYTH.
Clean the treated area using mild soap and water.
tanning and use a sunscreen on treated areas
exposed to the sun.