Comparison of the three technologies:
Facial hair removal gives spectacular results when performed on thick or medium hair. On light hair, results are less satisfactory.
You should know that the amount of facial hair is much higher in proportion to the other areas of the body. In addition, women’s face is subjected to hormonal influences. These different factors can then lead to a need for further sessions.
It consists in applying a very precise monochrome and unidirectional light that reaches the root of the hair by destroying it, without damaging the adjacent skin structure.
People wishing to go ahead with Alexandrite Laser treatment must have a skin type from I to IV. This will allow a much safer and effective treatment. For skin types from V to VI, it is preferable that the treatment is performed with Nd-Yag Laser because of the large amount of melanin in the skin.
The number of sessions depends on the type of hair and skin: the thicker and darker the hair is, better the results. Depending on the area you choose to treat, you will need on average :
CLINIK Laser Hair Removal has the latest technology, type Alexandrite and Nd-Yag, approved by the most rigorous standards (CE and FDA), in force in North America, for conducting laser hair removal treatments.
In 99% of cases, the reaction isn’t unpleasant. We use an anesthesia system by cooling the skin simultaneously with the treatment. The only real constraint is to shave before treatment, which seems very acceptable. At CLINIK Épilation Laser, the laser is used for your comfort.
Given the precision of the laser beam and the safety means in use, any area of the body can be treated at almost any age and any skin type – from the most sensitive and delicate to the darkest.
Each session lasts between 15 and 45 minutes. For example:
You are comfortably installed and your eyes are protected.
First, you may be surprised by the sound, like a drum roll, it’s actually the laser is the laser emitting impulses.
Then, you may possibly feel a slight pinching, as an elastic would do on your skin, this is swept over its entire surface by a large surface spot, chosen according to the area being treated.
10 to 40 minutes later, depending on the area being treated, the session is over. You may feel a small tingling or heat sensation, the skin may be pinkish sometimes, like a light sunburn, it will last for about 24 hours. Avoid intensive physical activities, sun exposition and aggressive skin products.
Studies show that 85% of the hair doesn’t regrow after a successful treatment.
Pregnancy is one of the main contraindications for permanent laser hair removal. It will take an average of two months after breastfeeding to be able to do it.