Laser hair elimination is a non-invasive cosmetic therapy that uses pulses of light to remove undesirable facial as well as body hair. This treatment is FDA accepted as well as safe when performed by a qualified medical aesthetician. The treatment works on almost any type of skin kind as well as hair color, other than blond, white or red. Patients with darker hair and also skin tones, nonetheless, might call for unique treatment since they are more at risk to hyperpigmentation (discoloration) or burns from laser direct exposure. Prior to the treatment begins, a skin doctor will do an extensive evaluation of your case history and also do a physical examination to make certain that you are healthy sufficient for laser hair removal. She will certainly likewise ask you about any type of medicines you are taking that can disrupt the treatment or trigger side effects to happen. During the treatment, the physician or aesthetician will certainly use a high-powered laser that sends out pulses of light to destroy hair roots. This can lower or eliminate your unwanted hair for months to years. A common therapy takes between 10 and 60 minutes, depending upon the area you are dealing with and also just how thick your hair is. This is a quick, painless and also efficient means to do away with your undesirable hair, so you can concentrate on your day-to-day live. Results are visible after the first session, however it will certainly take numerous therapies to do away with all the hair on your skin. Throughout a couple of weeks, you can see that your hair is thinner as well as lighter. Your hair will start to expand back after you have your last treatment. However unlike shaving, which just eliminates the leading layer of skin, laser hair removal will leave the remainder of your skin untouched as well as totally smooth. The amount of time you will certainly require in between treatments will certainly rely on your skin and also hair types, however the majority of individuals locate that 3 to eight sessions are needed for permanent loss of hair. Afterwards, you may require a touch-up session annually to maintain your hair growth in check and also keep ideal results. You can schedule your consultation online or over the phone with Dr. Michele Green, a very experienced cosmetic skin specialist in New York City. She has actually been carrying out laser hair elimination for over 25 years. To figure out which laser is best for your certain hair as well as skin type, Dr. Michele will certainly do a complete medical assessment as well as a research laboratory evaluation. She will certainly after that discuss your treatment alternatives and also clarify the process in detail. During the therapy, your healthcare will certainly place protective glasses or safety glasses on your eyes to protect them from the laser’s heat. Your medical professional or aesthetician will certainly additionally wear gloves throughout the procedure and also will apply topical anesthetic to your skin prior to it’s subjected to the laser. In the weeks before your treatment, you ought to stay clear of any kind of tanning beds and also stay out of the sunlight as much as possible. This will make the treatment a lot more effective and avoid any unfavorable adverse effects from taking place.