WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF ELECTROLYSIS?
Unwanted hair can be removed from most body areas regardless of the color or texture of the hair. This includes blonde, red, and grey hair. Common areas include the hairline, eyebrows, upper and lower lip, cheek, sideburns, ears, chin, neck, fingers, hands, and bikini.
HOW MANY SESSIONS ARE NEEDED?
Hair grows in cycles and can best be eliminated during the growth cycle. Successful electrolysis requires a series of treatments. these treatment sessions typically last from 15 minutes to an hour and the number of treatments vary by client. Our Electrologist will customize a treatment schedule to achieve optimum result of in the shortest period of time.
IS THIS TREATMENT PAINFUL?
Tolerances vary from person to person. Most people feel a mild stinging sensation. Others describe it as a hot pinch beneath the skin. Some people take an over the counter pain medication before a treatment, while others have been know to doze during the treatment. For extremely sensitive clients a prescription grade topical numbing cream can be prescribed.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT AFTER TREATMENT
Immediately following treatment, there my be a slight redness and/or swelling which usually disappears within a few minutes to a few hours.
IS ELECTROLYSIS PERMANENT?
Electrolysis is recognized by the FDA as a permanent hair removal method since it destroys the hair follicle.