Laser Hair Removal Reading
Gentlelase Pro Laser System
Men and women alike are making unwanted facial and body hair a thing of the past thanks to the revolutionary technology of the laser hair removal system Gentlelase Pro Laser. No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors! The Gentlelase Pro Laser is so precise that it can penetrate the hair follicle and destroy it at the root without affecting the surrounding skin. This modern technology is cleared for permanent hair reduction, and can be used on men and women of all skin types and tones safely and effectively. Even patients with a suntan can use it!
What makes Gentlelase Pro Laser different from other lasers?
We are proud to offer the Gentlelase Pro Laser system, one of the top treatments for laser hair removal Reading, PA, residents can find. As the most advanced system on the market, Gentlelase Pro can treat all skin types and tones from light to dark, including tanned patients. Its unique design, longer wavelength, and innovative cooling design allow extremely effective, safe, and permanent results.
What areas can be treated with the Gentlelase Pro Laser?
The Gentlelase Pro Laser can remove hair from all parts of the body including the face, legs, arms, underarms, and back. Because of its precision, the Gentlelase can also treat sensitive areas like the chest, nipples, and bikini line, removing hemangiomas and hair permanently.
What do Gentlelase Pro Laser treatments feel like?
As the name implies, the Gentlelase Pro Laser is a gentle treatment. The instant before the laser does its work, a patented Dynamic Cooling Device (DCD) soothes the upper layers of skin with a blast of cryogen. Some patients experience a mild pinching or stinging sensation, though this is rare and so mild that no local anesthesia or pain medication is typically required.
How many treatments will I need?
Most areas require 3-6 treatments. However, the number of Gentlelase Pro Laser treatments required for permanent benefits depends on what you’re getting removed, the part of the body being treated, and the patient’s age. When removing hair, it should be noted that Gentlelase Pro Laser treatments work by disabling the hair in its active growth phase. Since some hairs will enter this active growth phase at different times, additional treatments are often necessary to disable all of the hair follicles in a given area.
What happens after the treatment?
Immediately following your Gentlelase Pro Laser treatment, the area may appear a bit red and swollen. Three to seven days after treatment, you may experience what seems to be regrowth of hair. Actually, most of these hairs are being shed as a result of your treatment and are not regrowing. Do not wax, pluck, or bleach your hair for at least 4-6 weeks following a treatment. Shaving is permissible.
Are there any restrictions on my activity after treatment?
Following laser hair removal, a patient can return to normal activities right away, but some redness may occur. The use of sunscreen is recommended on any treated areas exposed to the sun. In addition, your physician may recommend that you use a specially formulated skin care product line or prescribe a skin care regimen especially formulated for your skin type.
What are the possible side effects?
Although patients experience few side effects, the most commonly noticed are slight reddening and local swelling of the skin, similar to sunburn. These effects typically last for several hours or less. In rare instances, blistering may occur. Consult with your medical professional for complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.
How does the Gentlelase Pro Laser compare with other hair removal methods?
Shaving, waxing, and depilatory creams are all temporary methods which must be repeated on a frequent basis. The Gentlelase Pro Laser offers permanent hair reduction for lasting results.
How does the Gentlelase Pro Laser compare with electrolysis?
Electrolysis is a tedious, invasive, and painful process that involves inserting a needle into each individual hair follicle and delivering an electrical charge to them one at a time. Electrolysis often requires years of treatments at regular intervals. By delivering light energy to hundreds of hair follicles at a time, the Gentlelase Pro Laser effectively treats an area in just seconds that would take over an hour with electrolysis.
Why choose Gentlelase Pro over other laser hair removal systems?
Using the latest technology in laser hair removal, the Gentlelase Pro Laser can rapidly treat large areas without the limitations of older technologies. The Gentlelase Pro Laser’s longer wavelength allows it to be used safely and effectively on patients with light or dark skin as well as tanned skin. The Gentlelase Pro Laser can treat the fine hair on a woman’s upper lip just as easily and effectively as the coarse hair on a man’s back. The cool handpiece increases patient comfort and minimizes the adverse skin reaction commonly seen with other lasers.