Bestow Yourself A Flawless Skin Amid Laser Hair Removal in Dubai
A lot of work goes into getting that coveted silky smooth body adored all over the world. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Laser Hair Removal Dubai is a treatment that makes it much more manageable.
At our center, a laser hair removal technician will use an FDA approved laser hair removal system to remove the unwanted hair follicles from your skin. We take into consideration your skin color and hair type while setting the laser parameters and intensity. Our laser systems carry both the Alexandite laser for light skin and the NdYAG laser for darker skin and have built in cooling. After a few sessions you will be wondering where all the hair went. The beauty of laser hair removal technology is its precision, where the laser parameters will target only your skin follicles while leaving the rest of your skin with no effect. Laser hair removal’s effects should be strongly noticeable after only 1 or 2 sessions. However for a permanent effect usually 6-8 sessions are recommended, at one month intervals.
Most Laser Hair Removal patients are looking to do a full body treatment to remove hair from all unwanted areas, while some are looking only for certain areas like the underarms, face, legs or bikini treatments. Areas most requested by men are beard shaping which is becoming a fashion statement among many young men requesting laser hair removal in Dubai.
Before You Start:
Laser hair removal in Dubai is a very safe procedure, however you should note that laser hair removal should not be done in some cases. If a person has gone tanning in the 10 days before laser hair removal, they should reschedule their session. You should not go tanning up to 72 hours after laser hair removal as well. During the following weeks, we advise a high SPF sunscreen cream, especially in Dubai as excess sun exposure could result in pigmentation. Pregnant women should also avoid laser hair removal until after birth. There is no recommendation against laser hair removal while breastfeeding.
Laser Hair Removal FAQs
What is Laser Hair Removal?
Laser hair removal is a procedure which eliminates hair from the body using a pulse laser. Laser hair removal lasers have been in operation since the year 1997. Treatments used to be performed with IPL lasers however more advanced technology with better results now include Alexandrite and NdYag lasers. The laser treatment is performed by a certified laser specialist or a doctor by directing the device on to clean shaven skin. The laser heat eliminates hair follicles that are producing hair. Since many hair follicles will reach their growth cycle at different times, about 6-8 laser treatments at intervals of 4 weeks are essential to permanently eliminate most of the hair follicles in the selected area.
Is Laser Hair removal painful?
Both our laser systems also come with a built in cooling system to alleviate any discomfort. Before the session starts, a laser technician will take note of your skin type and hair type and the laser parameters will be chosen and programmed to the machine based on your those
Am I a Candidate for Laser Hair Removal?
Men and women both pursue laser hair removal to eliminate unwanted hair. Removal of hair is frequently done on upper lip, chin,face, neck, underarms, pubic area, legs, abdomen, back, buttocks, thighs, arms, and fingers/toes. Laser hair removal technology works by eliminating hair follicles. Alexandrite laser works best on the hair follicles present in light hair and skin colors while NdYag lasers works best at eliminating hair follicles in darker hair and skin colors. Hence, our system with its double wavelength technology will work on all skin types and hair colors.
What laser system do you use?
The laser hair removal systems we use at our clinic are both FDA approved, the USA Elite Cynosure as well as the Italian BIOS laser systems are among the best in the world.
What laser technology do you use?
Both our systems harness the power of Alexandrite and NdYag lasers together. This combination makes them able to effectively work on the follicles of all skin types and colors as Alexandrite laser is used on lighter skin and hair color whereas NdYag is used for darker skin and hair colors. Both systems also come with built in cooling machines to soothe your skin and alleviate discomfort while the laser zaps and eliminates the unwanted hair follicles.
Which Type of Hair Removal Laser will Work for Me?
Currently, there are three popular types of hair removal lasers made by various international manufacturers: Alexandrite, Nd:YAG, and Diode. Another older but still frequently used system for treatment is Intense Pulse Light systems (IPLs). Of the available technologies, Alexandrite and NdYag are the most effective. It has been observed that in order to determine the best laser to use, patients are required to find out their type of skin. Our skin specialists will run a test to determine your type of skin following your consultation and guide you through the treatment process.
How Many Laser Treatments will I Need?
Many patients require between 6-8 effective laser treatments spread out 4 weeks apart. The reason is because hair grows in cycles, and numerous sessions are necessary in order to affect all hair on any specified area. Due to the length of hair growth cycles, laser treatments are usually required, once every 4 weeks. After the initial 6-8 cycles, the result is permanent, however some patients like to do a maintenance session every 3 months to make sure no remaining weakened hair follicles activate again.
Are there any precautions before or after the treatment?
Laser hair removal in Dubai is a very safe procedure, however if a person has gone tanning in the 10 days before laser hair removal, they should reschedule their session. You should not go tanning up to 4 days after laser hair removal as well. During the following weeks, we advise a high SPF sunscreen cream.
Can I do laser hair removal while pregnant?
Pregnant women should also avoid laser hair removal until after birthing. There is no recommendation against laser hair removal while breastfeeding.
Is Laser Hair Removal Permanent?
Hair removal lasers have been in use since 1997 and have been recognized as a safe and effective method for elimination of unwanted body and facial hair. The lasers disable hair permanently as long as the right type of hair is treated with a suitable type of laser at effective settings by a certified practitioner. In order to accomplish guaranteed clearance of hair in any located area, most people need to follow up their original 6-8 laser treatments with maintenance every 3 months treatments to remove any remaining finer hairs.
Are They any Laser Hair Removal Risks or Side Effects?
Some people may experience the following potential brief side effects:
- Swelling around top of hair follicle for up to 3 days
- Redness for up to 3 days
- Tingling or feeling of numbness
In rare cases, some patients may notice pigment changes in the skin colour. If this occurs, the skin will naturally return to normal pigmentation with time. We also recommend patients avoid sun exposure for upto 10 days before and after 4 days after treatment to avoid skin burns, and discoloration following treatment. It is also advised to wear sun block after treatment.