One of the criteria of fashion and beauty is the lack of body hair in women. That is why women subject their bodies to the painful methods of removing hair like the pumice stone, waxing, or tweezing. The development of laser hair removal is considered a boon to women since it is relatively painless and very quick. Shaving can cause cuts, razor bumps, or acne which can be avoided completely in laser hair removal methods. Lasers are most effective in treating large areas like the back, chest, and legs but they are also equally effective in treating small areas like the upper lip.
After care instructions must be followed strictly after treatment to get the best results. Laser hair removal New York is performed in clinics as well as by customers using self treatment devices in their homes. Board certified dermatologists as well as well trained technicians are needed to perform this procedure safely and effectively. When treated by inexperienced people, laser can cause skin burns, changes in skin color, and scars. Unwanted hair is exposed to pulses of laser light resulting in the destruction of hair follicles and ultimately the hair itself. Repeated treatments result in cessation of hair regeneration altogether. Therefore it is sometimes considered an almost permanent method of removing hair. A combination of light skin and dark hair produces the best results in laser hair removal. The common areas treated are the back, chest, legs and arms, shoulders, neck, and the face including the chin and upper lip.