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What is Laser Hair Removal?
Laser hair removal is a nonsurgical treatment that is used to remove hair from different areas of the body. At TruDerm, we take great pride in utilizing the latest technology on the cosmetic market to provide the best results possible. With the GentleMax Pro laser by Syneron Candela, one of our skilled providers are able to safely remove hair for patients of all skin types. This procedure is effective in preventing future hair growth and producing beautifully long-lasting results. Common areas of treatment include the face, chest, arms, back, bikini line, underarms, and legs. Call our dermatological practice in Allen and Plano, TX today to learn more.
Historically, laser hair removal has been more effective on light-skinned individuals with dark hair. New generation lasers have allowed darker-skinned individuals with dark hair to be better candidates for the treatment. However, since lasers can’t essentially “see” light-colored hair, such as blond, white, gray or red hair, these individuals aren’t the best candidates for laser hair removal. There are new options being developed to assist those with lighter hair colors.
Candidates who are looking to have laser hair removal, can greatly benefit from our in-house technologies aimed at hair removal. Various modalities exist within our dermatology center depending on your specific skin type, hair type, and needs. Patients undergoing laser hair removal often wish to finally rid themselves of:
- Razor bumps (PFB)
- Beard bumps (PFB)
- In grown hairs
- Consistent razor burn from shaving
- Daily shaving
- Expensive, uncomfortable, and frequent waxing appointment
"Would definitely recommend TruDerm & I will be a returning patient. Jenna was amazing & very attentive to me and made sure my concerns were taken care of. All staff members were very professional and nice. You will be very satisfied with TruDerm as I was. Thank you TruDerm!"- C.G. / Facebook / May 25, 2018
"Jenna is AMAZING!! I had been regularly going to another medspa in Allen until TruDerm opened. My results were visible within just a few days, which told me their Botox isn’t diluted at all. Jenna addressed my concerns and made me feel fantastic."- J.A. / Google / May 25, 2018
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"Anyone know where Dr Adler has gone since leaving the Preston Center. I've been with him almost 20 years and will continue with him wherever he relocates Just hope he has not retired"- Anonymous / Healthgrades / May 20, 2018
"Gorgeous facility with an excellent Nurse Injector! Kim Adkins is by far the most knowledge, caring, compassionate injector I've ever had! She goes above and beyond to make you feel comfortable by explaining every treatment in depth and making sure you have a pain free experience. She's is very thorough and a perfectionist with her work. I highly recommend you see her at the Waters Creek location. I would rate higher if possible!"- B.C. / Google / May 16, 2018
About the Procedure
The principle behind laser hair removal uses intense, pulsating beams of light, which are applied to the skin to target the hair follicle. When specific wavelengths of light are matched with pulse duration, this allows the best opportunity of effectively targeting the hair. The laser’s intense heat damages the hair follicle, which reduces the amount of hair growth, while at the same time, protects surrounding tissue from the heat of the laser. The process must be completed a number of times since hair goes through phases such as rest and growth, and laser treatment isn’t effective on hair in the rest phase. Our office will schedule the appointments as recommended by your provider so that the area of hair being removed is maximized during treatment.
What to Expect
Before treatment, hair may need to be trimmed since laser removal isn’t as effective on longer hair. A patient may be given protective eyewear to protect the eyes. Your provider will test a patch on the treatment area to determine the best settings for the individual as well as to check for any adverse effects. With controlled movements, the handheld device will be placed on the skin where short spurts of laser beams will work to damage the follicles. Sessions are relatively quick, sometimes just a few minutes, depending on the size and location of the treatment area. There is no downtime and most patients can return to normal activities immediately after treatment.
Plan Your Procedure
Remove Unwanted Hair!
If you are tired of consistently shaving, waxing, and dealing with unwanted hair, laser hair removal may be a terrific option for you because it offers long-lasting results. We invite you to call our dermatology office today and schedule your appointment for a free skin and hair consultation.