Is Laser Hair Removal Permanent?
Updated: Oct 17, 2022
Before we answer the question, let's discuss first what is Laser Hair Removal treatment. It is used to minimize the hair growth on our skin making it more smooth and flawless. Lasers are most commonly used on our legs, back, chin, arm, underarms, bikini area, face, etc.
Targeting pigmented hair with a laser light source causes heat to damage the follicle, which is how laser hair removal works.
Is hair permanently removed by laser hair removal?
In particular, when the hair follicles are only damaged, the response is "NO." If you stop receiving laser therapy, it will gradually grow back and the hair growth becomes slower. It focuses more on getting rid of extra hair in certain areas.
Get the IPL procedure if you're seeking a long-lasting result. When done consistently, it can permanently remove the hair in addition to helping you slow the growth of new hair. Additionally, it helps the skin and yields more lasting effects.