Click below to see if Laser Hair Reduction is right for you!
If you’re tired of plucking and shaving or unsightly hair, a simple solution is at
your fingertips at MD Esthetics in North Andover, MA. Our team of medical experts offers
virtually pain-free laser hair reduction with the Motus AX laser, to reduce unwanted body hair
and create smoother skin.
Why is this considered Laser Hair Reduction,
and not Removal?
The FDA does not allow for the marketing of technologies and services that
state permanent hair removal. This is because most technologies provide for
permanent reduction in hair growth 90% of the time, give or take + or - 10%.
"Touch up" or yearly maintenance treatments may be needed due to the possibility
of minimal regrowth.
What is laser hair reduction?
Laser hair reduction is an innovative aesthetic treatment that uses a laser to
get rid of unwanted body or facial hair safely and effectively. The treatment helps reduce
hair on your:
Upper lip or chin
Your provider might recommend a series of laser hair reduction
treatments at specific time intervals to optimize results.
What should I expect during treatment?
Before treatment, you will meet with one of our
medical providers to determine if you're a candidate for laser hair reduction
(all first time patients will meet with one of our Board Certified providers).
Come to your treatment freshly shaven. You
should experience minimal, if any, discomfort during your session.
What happens after procedure?
After laser hair reduction, you might
experience swelling or redness that looks like a mild sunburn. This is
temporary, however, and there’s no downtime after the procedure. You can use a
cool compress or over-the-counter pain relievers to reduce discomfort. Protect
your skin from the sun after laser hair reduction. Hair will slowly begin to
fall out after treatment.
Your provider might recommend a
series of 2-6 treatments spaced several weeks apart to optimize results,
and lets you know which treatment schedule best matches your individual
needs. You might be hair-free permanently or for several months or years
at a time. If hair does grow back, it will likely be finer or lighter in
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