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Laser hair removal is the golden standard for permanent hair reduction. This popular solution for unwanted body hair attracts millions of men and women each year who want the youthful aesthetic of silky, smooth skin. Popular treatment areas include the legs, back, chest, and arms. Moreover, laser hair removal is safe and effective at removing hair from sensitive areas of the body, including the nipples, underarms, bikini area, upper lip, and more. Recent advancements in laser technology have significantly improved this method of hair removal. State-of-the-art hair removal lasers, such as the Candela GentleMax Pro, offer treatments that are far more efficient, faster, safer, and less painful than traditional lasers. In addition, dual wavelengths make Laser hair removal using the GentleMax Pro ideal for all skin types and capable of targeting blond, white, or grey hair.

If you are tired of tedious methods of hair removal that irritate the skin and offer short-term results Laser hair removal may be the ideal solution for you. Learn more by contacting Avahlee Med Spa. Conveniently located in Lehi and the City Creek Center in SLC, Avahlee Med Spa is the premier provider of Laser Hair Removal in Utah. Call Avahlee at (801) 405-9156 or sign up for a complimentary consultation today.

Benefits of Laser Hair Removal using Candela’s GentleMax Pro

  • Permanent hair reduction
  • Smooth, silky skin from head to toe
  • Reduction of ingrown hairs
  • No more shaving, waxing, or tweezing
  • Safe on all skin types
  • Target blond or grey hair
  • Safer, more effective & less painful
  • Fewer treatments
  • Faster treatments with no downtime
  • Reduces excessive hair growth ( PCOS)

Laser Hair Removal Before and After*

The GentleMax Pro effectively removes hair, leaving skin silky and smooth, as evident in these Laser hair removal before and after pictures. As with any cosmetic treatment, results may vary. However, the people depicted in these laser hair removal before and after images are real patients, experiencing real results.*

 How Does Laser Hair Removal Work?

Laser hair removal is the deliberate removal of body hair using laser technology. Hair generally grows all over the human body, some fine and barely noticeable, with other areas having thicker, more prominent hair. That thicker hair can often be in unwanted places or too excessive, laser hair removal is directed towards the removal or reduction of this hair.

Laser hair removal works by targeting the hair follicle with laser light, this energy damages and goes on to destroy the hair follicle, thus stopping the follicle from producing further hairs. The laser delivers an intense beam of light, which is absorbed by the hair follicle whilst the surrounding tissue remains unaffected.

This process is called selective photothermolysis (photo- means light and thermolysis means to destroy with heat). It is selective as it targets the hair and not the skin. Laser hair removal is not electrolysis, electrolysis works by directing an electric current into each individual hair follicle, which is painful, and time-consuming. Lasers, on the other hand, can target a large number of hairs in one go, in a much less painful manner.

Following treatment, the dead hair needs to come through the skin. It is pushed through and then shed after one to three weeks. During this period, the hairs will seem to grow as they are pushed out by the new skin. After the second treatment, depending on skin and hair type the area can already begin to look patchy as certain hair follicles stop producing new hairs.

What to expect after your treatment?

The skin may be red immediately after the treatment and the hair follicles where the skin has been treated may be raised and bumpy, this usually subsides within a few hours but can take up to 48 hours for some clients. A very few people experience itching a few days later as the hair is pushed out.

How many laser hair removal treatments will I need?

The laser light targets only hair that are actively growing (anagen phase), therefore multiple treatments are necessary to treat all the hair as they are not all growing simultaneously. Different hair follicles will be in different hair growth stages at any one time. For this reason, it requires several sessions to ensure catching all of the hair in the anagen phase. The number of laser hair removal treatments varies per patient, depending on the treatment area, the skin tone of the patient, the thickness and color of hair, and more.

During your complimentary consultation with the hair removal specialists from Avahlee Med Spa, we will customize a treatment plan and provide you with an estimation of how many treatments you may need to reach your desired aesthetic.

How Much Does Laser Hair Removal Cost?

Laser Hair Removal cost varies, depending on the individual parameters of each patient’s treatment plan. Factors that influence Laser Hair Removal prices include the number of cycles necessary and if the treatments are purchased in a package. As the premier provider of Laser Hair Removal in SLC and Lehi, Avahlee Medical Spa offers unparalleled results at competitive prices. Call Avahlee today to learn about current specials and the best ways to save on Laser Hair Removal cost.

Laser Hair Removal Near Me

Discerning patients who want the best laser hair removal Utah residents can enjoy, choose Avahlee Med Spa. Call Avahlee at (801) 405-9156 or sign up for a complimentary consultation today.

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