February 9, 2023

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Laser Hair Removal VS Electrolysis

Electrolysis

Electrolysis is a well-known method of hair removal done by a highly experienced dermatologist. It reduces the growth of hair in a person from the targeted part. This specific method is carried by using the epilator, which is then used over the skin to disrupt the hair roots. The process uses the shortwave radio frequencies to stop the growth of hair from the body. 

The electrolysis not just stops the hair growth but also removes the existing hair from the targeted part. However, the process requires more than one session for the better and desired results.

Benefits

Moving ahead for knowing the benefits of electrolysis, it is much versatile. Electrolysis reduces the growth chances of new hair. The process is suitable for all skin types. As well as, thick and thin both types of hair can be removed by electrolysis. Also, there is no limitation of the parts to apply electrolysis, which means that it can be used anywhere. Even, a person can try the electrolysis process at the eyebrow part.

Side effects and risks

Side effects of electrolysis are minor to an extent that one can neglect these. In case of any confusion, have a look at the side effects and decide yourself about negligence

Redness

Most people notice the redness on their skin soon after the session of electrolysis. People with light complexion are most likely to notice the redness on their skin. Mentioning that, the redness is for a very short and temporary period.

Skin irritation 

Skin irritation is also natural after the session of hair removal. Also, skin irritation is a temporary side effect, which goes away in a day. People with thick hair are more likely to face the irritation. Electrolysis at some delicate parts also causes skin irritation.

Rare side effects are

  • Swelling
  • Pain
  • Scars

Sessions required

Electrolysis does not reflect the effective result in one session. A person will have to attend multiple sessions depending on the type of skin and hair. The number of sessions also depends on the rate of hair growth. The part from where a person wants hair removal also affects the sessions.

Costs

The cost of the electrolysis is $30 to $100 a session

Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is a procedure, which is carried with a concentrated amount of light technology in the human body. Laser hair removal is also referred to as laser hair treatment, which is beneficial for reducing hair growth. Also, laser hair removal can be applied to any body part from which person wants the permanent hair removal. 

Benefits

Negligible Side Effects: Within the list of the benefits of laser hair removal, the first one is ignorable side effects. There are a couple of minor symptoms of laser hair evacuation, and those, which do happen, tend not to last more than a couple of days.

No Waiting for Hair Growth: There is no need to visit the salon for the regular hair wax and thread when you stick with the laser hair removal. You need not bother with surface hair for a laser hair expulsion treatment. Indeed, you are urged to shave soon before your meeting to forestall you searing any of the surface hair. 

Side effects

Skin Redness and Irritation

Skin redness along with the irritation is the first side effect, which is noticed soon after the laser hair removal. Most of the time, this redness happens when the laser is applied to the sensitive part of the body. most of the time, it’s highly recommended to test on a small area to save yourself from major skin issues. At sensitive parts, laser hair removal can also cause swelling and rashes.  

The above-mentioned side effects are mostly noticed after the wax and sometimes after shaving. In most cases, the irritation starts to reduce after some time. Also, the redness goes away with time. For the quick reduction, placing the ice pack to the area can be a good and harmless approach.

Change in Skin Pigments

Moving ahead in knowing about the side effects of laser hair removal, the next one is change in skin pigments.  Most people notice the clear change in the skin tone from the affected area. People with a light skin tone notices the dark and red spots. While on the other hand, people with dark complexion notices the lighter colored spots. 

Do not panic the change in the skin color and the spots are temporary. They just start disappearing with time. However, consulting your doctor can be a good approach to ensure that it is not permanent.

Rare side effects

  • scars
  • burns
  • blisters
  • infections
  • permanent changes in skin color

Target areas include

  • Back
  • Shoulders
  • Arms
  • Chest
  • Bikini area
  • Legs
  • Neck
  • Upper lip
  • Chin

Sessions required

From the laser hair removal rego park’s point of view, the best results are gained after 3 to 7 sessions. Each session can be of the same time and mostly it depends on your hair growth. Mentioning that, patients may feel some sort of pain and discomfort during the process.

The team is ensuring the best results after the sessions. Which means the permanent removal of the hair at the end of the 7th session? The count of sessions depends on the skin of the person and the hair type. Mostly, the thick hair of a person requires entire 7 sessions. The soft and less hair growth can be removed in 3 sessions.

Cost of laser hair treatment

At laser hair treatment Rego Park, the cost is $306, which is much effective for overall sessions.

Which is best?

Laser hair removal and electrolysis both are effective for the long term but one of them has to win the game. The winning process is Electrolysis seems to work efficiently. The results of electrolysis are permanent as compared to laser hair removal. Also, the side effects of this process are minor and there is less need for aftercare.

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