Today, beauty salons offer a wide variety of methods to remove unwanted hair on the body, allowing you to choose the method of hair removal
Hair Removal: Which method is right for you?
the most suitable for this particular person. One of the modern methods of hair removal is photo-epilation.
What is the method of hair removal
Laser hair removal involves the removal of body hair using heat exposure broadband light special lamps. Light energy is absorbed as the hair pigment melanin and hemoglobin. At the same time the hair follicle heats up, sealed feeding her small blood vessels. The effect increases gradually and passes at once. The result is the death of the bulb. Such a property of absorbing light rays allows photoepilation patients with any color hair and skin types, unlike laser hair removal, which is ineffective in light hair, since the laser beam is absorbed by melanin.
The method of hair removal can remove hair anywhere on the body, color them as irrelevant. But to make sure that hair is removed immediately, and all is impossible, since any effect on the hair follicle (including photoepilation) is only possible at the time of hair growth in other periods it is impossible to influence. Therefore simultaneously possible to destroy the hair follicles that are growing, but there are also bulbs, hair growth which has not started yet, so they begin to germinate after a while. In order to destroy them, is required before the five - six treatments with an interval of a month, sometimes less.
The result can be seen after the first procedure, hair is thinning and becoming thinner. Treatments hair removal is right rein doctor.
Indications and contraindications for the procedure
Laser hair removal is performed anywhere on the body at the request of the patient, if he has no contraindications for the procedure. In some cases, epilation is performed by a physician, such as body hair on the male pattern in women with various endocrine diseases or chronic irritation of the skin of the face and neck after shaving men (it is dangerous joining infection).
Contraindications for hair removal are any violations integrity of the skin in the area of intended impact (sores, ulcers), kedoidnye scars, tumors, moles, rashes elements, diabetes
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with vascular disorders and immune disorders, varicose veins, severe diseases of the cardiovascular system (hypertension, ischemic heart disease with angina), any acute illness and exacerbation of chronic mental illnesses, including epilepsy, medication that can enhance the sensitivity of the Skin exposed to the light (eg, sulfonamides), childhood and adolescence, pregnancy. It is impossible to carry out photoepilation and tanned skin - it can cause a burn.
How is the procedure
The skin, which will be held epilation, shaving two - three days before the session. This will allow the hair to grow back to the desired length - to one - two millimeters.
Just before the session is cleared from the patient's skin cosmetics, the doctor examines it and determines the type of hair and skin (this is necessary in order to set the correct exposure parameters). Then he picks up the appropriate program on your computer, offering the patient to wear dark glasses and lie down in a chair. On the skin at the site of impact applied special cooling gel (it does not allow to burn the skin), after which the skin surface is treated with light at a certain distance. The procedure is painless, after the cream is applied to the skin, preventing possible irritation.
After hair removal - Complications and results
The first few days after the hair removal session is not recommended to sunbathe, relax in the sauna, steam room, swimming pool, take a bath. Wash only a slightly cool shower, but before leaving the house should be applied to the skin sunscreen
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Usually, when done properly, there is no procedure complications. But sometimes on sensitive skin
Sensitive skin: causes and care
you may receive a burn, and after he had left traces. Typically, over time, these tracks are. Worse, if for a few days after the hair removal the patient's skin exposed to sunlight, then on it may have dark spots.
The effect of hair removal can be seen after the first session: the hair becomes more sparse and thin. But those hair growth has not started yet, with time will grow, so the need to repeat the procedure until it is stable effect. Over time, in some cases, hair growth can be restored.
Laser hair removal - a good and fairly safe way to remove hair, of course, if it is carried out by trained personnel.