Medical studies have demonstrated that about 30 % of unwanted hair is eliminated after a first treatment and more than 80 % after 4 to 6 sessions.
However some rare clients will experience poorer results than expected for various reasons, such as:
Once the germinal cells have been disabled by a laser beam, the hair that has vanished after a laser treatment will not reappear.
Laser technology is the most efficient hair removal technique on the market.
Laser hair removal treatments are for women and men of all races. Darker hairs are eliminated more successfully than are blond hairs. Results obtained on grey, white or red hairs are usually not permanent.
The laser beam is absorbed by the pigment of the melanin at the base of the hair follicle only during the anagen (active growing) phase. That is why the laser does not destroy all hair in one treatment. The usual recommendation is that sessions be extended over a six (6) week period (the telogen phase lasts longer).
For a laser beam to disable a hair, it must:
The life of a hair goes through three different phases: