Body hairs have always been a challenge for women and they are always looking for ways to permanently get rid of them. There are many hair removal methods available in the market but none of them is effective or long-lasting except few treatments. Therefore, in this article, we will discuss some permanent hair removal options for women that will liberate you from the hassle of removing hair again and again.
Enlisted below are some major options. Continue reading!
Permanent Hair Removal Procedures
There is more than one option for permanent hair removal and the option you choose with the consultation of your doctor will be your personal choice.
Laser Hair Removal
In this type of hair removal, the pulse of the laser is used to destroy the hair follicle. The laser light used during this procedure contains a single wavelength of focused light due to which the absorption by hair follicles is maximized. Protection glasses are used to protect the eyes from the harmful rays of the laser. After that device is used on the body to remove unnecessary hair from it.
The area of treatment will decide the time required for the completion of each session. There is little discomfort involved in the procedure. However, the procedure is not very painful. The pain you feel will depend on your pain tolerance but the procedure was developed to be less painful.
Benefits of Laser Hair Removal
The following are some of the major benefits of laser hair removal.
- It has long-lasting results.
- It precisely targets the treatment location.
- It is more effective for dark hair color.
- The procedure of laser hair removal is quicker.
IPL (Intense Pulse Light)
IPL and laser work on the same principle. The difference lies within the source of light they use for destroying the hair follicles. IPL uses the broad spectrum of high-intensity light and emits light at different wavelengths. The beams emitted by an IPL device are widely spread so it covers more area as compared to laser.
Due to its wide spectrum, each session is shorter compared to laser but more sessions might be required to get the same results as laser hair removal. The effects of both IPL and laser are the same as they reduce the growth of hairs while smoothing the skin at the same time.
Benefits of IPL
- It is a quick way to get a hairless body.
- IPL can remove hair and helps greatly in reducing acne.
- The cost of IPL is less than Laser.
- IPL can give you a smooth and hairless body.
- It precisely targets the desired location.
Electrolysis Hair Removal
Electrolysis is a type of hair removal technique performed by a dermatologist that stops the growth of hair. In this procedure, a very thin needle is inserted into the hair follicle of the desired location, then, current or chemical is passed through it which destroys the hair follicles in the affected area. The three types of electrolysis are as following.
In this type of electrolysis, the chemical is used to destroy the hair follicles. In this procedure, needles are inserted into the hair follicle and then a strong chemical is passed through it which destroys the hair follicles causing the hairs to stop growing.
In this type of electrolysis, electricity is used to stop the follicles from growing. When needles are inserted into the hair follicle, electricity is passed through the follicle to destroy them and thus ceasing the growth of hairs in that area.
This type of electrolysis uses both electrical current and chemicals to destroy the hair follicles. When needles are inserted into the skin then both electricity and chemicals are passed through it which destroys the hair follicles. Due to which the growth of hair is stopped in the affected area.
Benefits of Electrolysis
- The procedure is permanent.
- No extra sessions are required to maintain its results.
- It can be used on all types of skins.
- There is no downtime in the procedure.
Both Laser and IPL hair removal are temporary procedures. However, their results are long-lasting and they can be performed quickly. Electrolysis is a permanent hair removal procedure but it is expensive and the procedure takes lots of time for its completion.
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