LASER HAIR REMOVAL NYC
LASER HAIR TREATMENT
Laser hair removal in NYC can permanently remove bothersome facial and body hair. Unwanted facial and body hair can be a constant annoyance. Patients may need to shave, tweeze, wax, or thread daily to obtain the appearance they desire. At Dermatology, Laser & Surgery of Carnegie Hill, we offer laser hair removal using the latest technology. Laser hair removal treatment offers a long-term solution by treating hair growth at its source. Laser light energy can effectively target hair follicles to cease hair growth.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF LASER HAIR REMOVAL?
Laser hair removal can permanently stop unwanted hairs from growing. Patients that have had to constantly wax, thread, or shave their legs, underarms, face, chest, or back can now live worry-free of these annoyances. Laser hair removal is a short procedure, taking only a matter of minutes. Most patients can obtain long-lasting results after 6 to 8 laser hair removal sessions. Modern laser technology also utilizes advanced cooling, allowing patients to be safe and comfortable during their procedure.
|LASER HAIR REMOVAL OVERVIEW
|REMOVES UNWANTED FACIAL HAIR AND BODY HAIR
|CAN MAKE SKIN COMPLEXION CLEARER AND EVEN
|THE VECTUS® LASER IS FASTER AND MORE PRECISE THAN OTHER LASER SYSTEMS
|TREATMENT CAN BE CUSTOMIZED TO YOUR SPECIFIC NEEDS
|MULTIPLE SESSIONS ARE TYPICALLY REQUIRED FOR THE BEST RESULTS
|LITTLE-TO-NO DOWNTIME REQUIRED
LASER HAIR REMOVAL TECHNOLOGY
Dermatology, Laser & Surgery of Carnegie Hill uses the Vectus® Laser for hair removal treatments. The Vectus® Laser comes equipped with many advanced features, including the Skintel™ Melanin Reader™. The Skintel™ Melanin Reader™ can find areas of the body with excess melanin, the pigment responsible for creating darker hairs. During your laser hair treatment, your skin will feel comfortable with Advanced Contact Cooling™. This feature protects and monitors your skin from light energy. Additionally, Photon Recycling™ technology can quicken the procedure and create less irritation by sending non-overlapping laser energy to the treatment area.
|LASER HAIR REMOVAL TREATMENT
|RECOMMENDED TO SHAVE TREATMENT AREA BEFORE UNDERGOING LASER HAIR REMOVAL
|TOPICAL NUMBING CREAM IS USED FOR PATIENT COMFORT
|6 TO 8 LASER TREATMENTS ARE RECOMMENDED FOR THE BEST RESULTS
|CAN BE USED TO TREAT FACIAL HAIR, UPPER BODY HAIR, AND LOWER BODY HAIR
|PATIENTS CAN RESUME THEIR NORMAL DAY-TO-DAY ACTIVITIES AFTER TREATMENT
|THERE MAY BE SOME TEMPORARY REDNESS OR SWELLING AFTER THE PROCEDURE
HOW MANY TREATMENTS ARE REQUIRED FOR LASER HAIR REMOVAL?
It is usually recommended that patients undergo 6 to 8 sessions to see the most optimal, long-lasting results. Multiple sessions 4 weeks apart are recommended. This allows our NYC dermatologists to target hairs in various growth cycles, ensuring no hair is missed. The team at Dermatology, Laser & Surgery of Carnegie Hill can discuss treatment details during your in-office consultation.
WHO IS A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR LASER HAIR REMOVAL?
If you are tired of waxing, threading, or shaving your legs, underarms, face, chest, or back, then you may be a good candidate for laser hair removal. Laser hair removal can provide a long-term solution to problematic facial and body hair, giving your complexion a clearer appearance. Our NYC dermatologists can help you decide whether laser hair removal is right for you during your consultation.
IS ANESTHESIA RECOMMENDED?
Laser hair removal does not require general or local anesthesia. A topical numbing cream is typically applied to ensure patient comfort. Advanced Contact Cooling™ technology also allows patients to feel at ease during their procedure.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT AFTER LASER HAIR REMOVAL?
It is common to experience mild redness or swelling for a few hours after laser hair removal. Patients can resume their normal day-to-day activities after their procedure. It is best to apply sunblock, use moisturizer, and avoid excessive sun exposure to quicken the healing process.
WHAT RESULTS CAN I EXPECT FROM LASER HAIR REMOVAL?
Laser hair removal can provide long-lasting results for those that seek to remove unwanted facial hair. Your skin will look smoother and clearer after undergoing laser hair removal.
HOW DO I LEARN MORE ABOUT LASER HAIR REMOVAL IN NYC?
The doctors and staff at Dermatology, Laser & Surgery of Carnegie Hill would be happy to discuss laser hair removal in more detail. Please give us a call at 646-661-6131 or request an appointment online for a personal consultation at our New York offices.