Electrolysis is a hair removal method that involves destroying the hair follicle and, thus, preventing the hair from growing back. It is the only FDA-approved method for the lasting removal of excess hair. It can be used on all types of hair and on all skin tones. Dark-skinned clients who aren’t good candidates for laser hair removal may qualify for electrolysis. What Does the Procedure Involve? In electrolysis, a tiny needle that is even thinner than the hair being removed is inserted into … [Read more...]
What is Electrolysis?
Electrolysis is a treatment used to permanently remove body hair. Although it dates back to 1875, technological advances have made the procedure both quicker and more comfortable. It can be used on almost any part of the body, ranging from the eyebrows to the upper lip. It also works on all skin types and skin tones. How Does It Work? Electrolysis safely destroys the hair follicle, which prevents it from growing hair. The treatment consists of inserting a thin needle into the targeted hair … [Read more...]
Laser Hair Removal vs Electrolysis
If you're interested in permanent hair removal in a spa setting, you may be unsure whether laser hair removal is the best choice for you over other alternatives. It’s important to know the pros and cons of the procedure before deciding. During laser hair removal, a special tool is used to zap the hair follicles with concentrated light, which destroys the hair when absorbed. This technique can be used on most areas of the body, including upper lip and face, legs, arms, underarms, and bikini … [Read more...]