Once you have noticed excessive hair on your face or any part of the entire body, the problem of removing it involves you immediately! Actually, the problem is not that much about the very hair removing, as now there are so many hair removal methods that you can make the right choice for you taking into account your skin type and budget. The problem mainly concerns the variety of options that make you doubtful about their quality, effectiveness and results. We are here to give some basic info about hair removal options and especially talk about laser hair removal, which has become the most effective and widely spread hair removal option worldwide.
Before passing on to the hair removal options, firstly, find out the source of the excessive hair growth. You may have the tendency of having unwanted hair on the areas that it normally shouldn’t appear (such as the upper lip, the chin or the nipples) inborn: it may be either hereditary or related to the ethnic heritage. Otherwise, it can be a consequence of an illness and its medical treatments (like polycystic ovaries), hormonal disorder, etc.. As you see, it’s very individual. Whatever it is, the fact is that excessive hair is unpleasant and needs to be removed immediately, preferably for good!
As we mentioned above, there are various hair removal methods, such as plucking, shaving, bleaching, depilation, friction, tweezing, waxing, sugaring, electrolysis, IPL hair removal and laser hair removal. You should choose one according to your skin and hair type, as well as the degree of sensitivity of your skin. While all the above mentioned methods of hair removal can be cheaper and can target women with different hair colors and skin types, they don’t deliver long-lasting, let alone permanent results. To this end, we have to admit that laser hair removal is perhaps the best option of reducing or sometimes even killing the unwanted hair for good.
Laser hair removal first appeared approximately 20 years ago and became very popular due to the mechanism that it removes excessive hair permanently or for a long time. The laser split light works perfectly: in a few minutes you get rid of the odd hair and what is the most important thing it doesn’t leave any marks on your skin. The split light destroys hair from the root, which is the reason why the hair doesn’t appear back again so soon. They say that lasers don’t work well for women with light color or blond hair type. It is partially true, but it all depends on the skin type, so to exclude that kind of hair would be incorrect. However, laser hair removal works best for dark-haired women with a light skin tone. Just in a few sessions, you’ll feel that the hair growth gets lesser and sometimes even the unwanted hair disappears forever. Moreover, if you have had those unpleasant razor red bumps, they automatically get treated too and as a result you get the hairless smooth skin you have always dreamt to have.
Keep in mind that undergoing a laser hair removal session, the hair will not immediately disappear. You have to take several sessions, depending on your skin type and the hair. After one session, only a small portion of hair grows back, while the rest is sleeping. Laser hair removal kills only the active hair, and as the sleeping hair also grows back, you have to take another session to remove it too. It’s also important to avoid going to the beach, since the harmful sun rays may “burn” the delicate area that has been just treated with lasers.
Since the time laser hair removal first appeared, many years have passed, therefore the techniques and laser technologies continue advancing year after year. The good news about laser hair removal is that it really works well now, leading to permanent hair loss. Although the earlier lasers promised only permanent hair reduction, the newer technologies can already kill the hair for good. So although this procedure may cost a bit more than all the other methods of hair removal, calculating the money and the time you spent on shaving, waxing and other ways of hair removal each time, you’ll realize that it’s really worth the price and the little pain that you may feel during each session. This hair removal option is not connected with unbelievable amounts of money, so you can definitely afford it, if you want it strongly. Try it and you are sure to love the effectiveness of laser hair removal!
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