Are you tired of plucking, shaving, or waxing and desire a permanent hair removal solution? At Aesthetic Surgery and Dermatology of Cherry Creek in Denver, Colorado, board-certified dermatologist Adrienne Stewart, MD, and medical aestheticians Kelle Thompson and Willa Roberts offer cutting-edge laser hair removal treatments to eliminate bothersome hair for the long term. Call the office to learn more, or use the online booking feature today.
Laser hair removal uses advanced laser energy to heat and destroy hair follicles in areas of the body containing unwanted hair. The treatment can permanently remove hair on your:
The treatment is safe, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved, and highly effective for the long-lasting elimination of facial and body hair.
The advantages of laser hair removal include time and cost savings. You don’t have to deal with shaving, razor bumps, skin irritation, plucking, waxing, or using electrolysis. Laser hair removal is noninvasive without any downtime.
Your Aesthetic Surgery and Dermatology of Cherry Creek specialist examines unwanted facial or body hair, reviews your medical history, and discusses your desired results. They tailor a treatment plan based on your individualized needs.
It’s important to follow your pre-procedure instructions before you undergo laser hair removal at Aesthetic Surgery and Dermatology of Cherry Creek. Protect your skin from the sun, avoid other hair removal methods for several weeks, and shave the treatment area the day before your scheduled treatment if asked to.
Before laser hair removal, your specialist numbs the treatment area to ensure the utmost comfort. While you relax and wear glasses to protect your eyes from the laser, they use a handheld device to emit laser energy into targeted hair follicles. Your treatment might last 5-60 minutes, sometimes longer, depending on the size of the areas treated.
Common side effects associated with laser hair removal include temporary redness, swelling, and tenderness. During the next few weeks, treated hair begins falling out. Repeat laser hair removal treatments offer long-lasting results, as multiple treatments target hair in its various growth phases. Your specialist lets you know when to schedule your next hair removal session.
Call the Aesthetic Surgery and Dermatology of Cherry Creek office to schedule a laser hair removal consultation, or use the online booking feature today.