Myth: Light-based permanent hair removal does not work on dark skin. Truth: Advanced laser technology such as Nd:YAG laser can target black hair on patients with dark skin safely and effectively. This is because Nd:YAG laser emits a longer pulse (beam of light) that can penetrate deeper into the skin, therefore, minimizing any
Category: Hair Removal
Laser and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) are both light-based hair removal methods which are often mistaken for each other but are in fact two separate technologies. Reputable clinics always use laser machines for treating unwanted hair, as they offer the best and most effective results in achieving long-lasting hair reduction.
Today, there’s a wide range of IPL or laser hair removal treatments available to choose from, with each product designed to remove unwanted body hair for both men and women. However, these light-based hair removal treatments cannot promise to deliver permanent hair-free results. Truth is, the results don’t last a
There are many home-use light-based hair removal devices available on the market today. In North America, the big brands that provide home IPL hair removal systems are Remington, Tria Beauty, and Silk’n. For those of you in Europe, the choices are Philips and SmoothSkin brands. Not to be left behind,
IPL and laser hair removal are some of the most widely recognized treatments for permanently reducing hair growth. However, they may not be right for everyone. Whether you plan on buying an at-home IPL or laser device or choose to see a professional, it is very important to know first
“Why won’t my home-use IPL hair removal device work on me?” So, a caveman traveled through time and decided to live in civilization. He walked into a city for the first time and noticed that all of the people around him were groomed, and have far less hair than himself.