Laser hair removal offers a great solution for those bothered by excessive, unwanted hair. Not only can our laser hair removal in Pittsburgh improve your appearance and increase confidence, but it can also save you valuable time by eradicating the need to shave or wax.
Is laser hair removal cancerous?
The idea that laser hair removal can cause cancer is a myth. Laser treatments are safe, and are even used to treat some type of pre-cancerous lesions.
Does laser hair removal cause wrinkles?
Laser hair removal does not cause wrinkles. Some types of laser treatments are used to reverse the signs of age and reduce wrinkles.
Can laser make hair growth worse?
A rare side effect of laser hair removal is called paradoxical hypertrichosis. In this case, thicker, darker hair is caused to grow in an adjacent area to where you were treated.
Do you get ingrown hairs after laser?
Laser hair removal does not cause ingrown hairs. Instead, it destroys the hair follicle, resulting in zero risk of ingrown hairs. After your laser hair treatment, you may see redness and bumps that look like ingrown hairs. These will fade.
Can I pluck my hairs in between laser treatments?
Do not pluck hairs between laser treatments. Plucking, waxing, or other hair removal treatments interfere with the root of the hair follicle, which must be intact during laser hair removal treatments.