Is Laser Hair Removal Right For You?

Laser hair removal comes with many perks, including the fact that it can provide you with permanent hair reduction. But how do you know if laser hair removal is right for you? This article provides information on the process of laser hair removal, and highlights why you should choose it over other hair removal treatments.

To begin with, laser hair removal is a process that eliminates your body hair permanently. It typically takes up to 4-6 or 6-8 weeks, depending on which area of the body the treatment is focused on. You may not see complete results right away, as laser hair removal is a process. But it’s certainly worth it in the end. Laser hair removal can be used on most areas of the body, such as face, legs, arms, back and more. The smaller the area, the less time it will take in each treatment session, and the larger the area, the longer each  treatment will take.

You may wonder if laser hair removal is painful. Some say they do not feel it at all, and others compare the treatment to feeling like an elastic band is snapping against their skin. It really differs between each person, due to variances in pain tolerance and skin sensitivity. Most professionals use cooling creams or ice packs after a session to calm any swelling or redness down. It’s recommended, just like with any waxing appointment. As well, if there is any pain or redness after the treatments, you can buy cooling or healing topical cream from the drugstore to minimize any discomfort. In many cases, this does not happen, however; to be safe and to be knowledgeable about the laser hair removal treatments, it is important to note any common or uncommon side effects.

It is important to note that you should not go tanning or self tan for at least 2  weeks after your laser hair removal session. This is because after laser hair removal treatments, the skin can become very sensitive for a few days  and may burn easily when in contact with the sun, or react negatively to harsh creams.

Laser hair removal is a completely safe process, but it is strongl  recommended that you see a professional for the treatment. Professionals will have the proper training and equipment to successfully meet your needs.

You can get laser hair removal at many skin and body beauty clinics around Toronto. A highly recommended skin and beauty studio is IGBeauty. They offer some of the best treatments for women and men looking to remove pesky hairs or entire sections of hair on their body. Visit their website for more information on laser hair removal, or to book an appointment with a professional. 

IGBeauty Studio Info

Our address: 605 Eglinton Ave. East
Toronto Ontario M4P 1P8

Telephone: 416-484-4884

Telephone: 647-764-7490



Service: Skin Care,Laser Hair Removal, Facials, Peels,

Hours of Operation

Monday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday Closed - Closed

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