For removal of stubborn white or grey hair on face or body.
Consultation – Nurse/Aesthetician (15 min) – Free
This unique treatment destroys hair roots, by means of an electric current applied with a needle-shaped electrode.
Electrolysis for Hair Removal
Electrolysis is a method of removing individual hairs from any face or body. Medical electrolysis devices destroy the growth centre of the hair follicle with heat energy. After a very fine probe is inserted into the hair follicle, the hair is then removed with tweezers.
Most areas of the body can be treated with electrolysis, including the eyebrows, face, abdomen, thighs, breasts and legs. There are generally no permanent side effects, but sometimes a temporary, slight reddening of the skin may occur.
What Causes Unwanted Hair Growth?
Hair growth is the result of heredity and hormone levels. Also, some drugs, temporary methods of hair removal, and illnesses can stimulate hair growth. Electrolysis may be an option when hair growth is in an area of the body where it may not be desired such as on a woman’s upper lip, chin, or bikini line.
How Many Electrolysis Treatments Will I Need?
There are many factors influence hair growth, you will need repeat treatments of electrolysis. How many sessions needed will differ from person to person Most clients return once a week or every other week as needed. But the unwanted hair will be gone forever once the series of treatments is complete. Treatment time depends on the area being done.
Myths about Electrolysis
Electrolysis is painful. In most cases, electrolysis actually does not cause much discomfort. Modern electrolysis methods have reduced the discomfort to a mere tingling.