Tired of buying razors or painful waxing? Permanent laser hair reduction is your chance to dramatically minimize body or facial hair. The result is a lot less time spent shaving, waxing, sugaring, and generally tending to unwanted hair. It is estimated that women spend a total of 72 days of their life removing unwanted hair and men spend 45 days tending to this daily chore. Laser hair reduction is safe for all skin , given that the appropriate laser is available. This treatment is a specialty at Palo Alto Laser and Skin Care, home to over one dozen types of the latest laser and energy technologies and laser experts who can achieve the best results for you. And yes – we do have the appropriate laser for lighter and darker skin types to treat every patient safely.
There are two primary laser hair reduction technologies that are best suited to getting the smooth, silky skin you desire in all skin types. The Candela GentleMax Pro is equipped with dual wavelength 755 Alexandrite and the 1064 Long-Pulsed Nd:YAG lasers. There are some key differences between the two options, and as with any laser treatment it is paramount that clients are matched with the best technology for their unique skin and hair type.