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Is laser hair removal effective?

During laser treatment a beam of light (laser) is concentrated on a specific area in order to heat the hair follicles to slow down hair …

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Can fat freezing help me lose weight?

Fat freezing, or cryolipolysis, as it is professionally known, is a brilliant way to tackle stubborn fat that doesn’t seem to go anywhere, no matter …

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Can fat freezing reduce cellulite?

Can fat freezing reduce cellulite? Cryolipolysis, or fat freezing as it is better known, is an effective non-surgical method of reducing areas of stubborn fat …

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Where can I have cryolipolysis?

Fat freezing, or cryolipolysis, is one of those almost perfect treatments; it’s non-invasive, the results are long-lasting if not immediately apparent, and while it’s not a …

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FAQS​

Yes, the skin is left completely unharmed, the laser only targets the hair follicle. Our laser uses an ice tip to cool the skin, there may be redness after treatment but should be gone within 24 hours.

The laser emits light energy, which is absorbed by melanin in the hair. If in the right stage of growth, this causes the hair follicle to overheat and damages the bulb, preventing regrowth.

Laser Hair Removal is described as feeling like the flick of an elastic band. The more sessions you have, the less pain you feel as there are fewer hair follicles targeted.

Treatment is safe on all skin types and colours, so it’s suitable for anyone looking for permanent results. As the laser is attracted to the pigment of the hair follicle, the only consideration is whether your unwanted hair has enough pigment to be treated.

Anywhere there is hair with enough pigment to attract the laser light. Laser Hair Removal is safe and effective, even on sensitive areas.

The treatment is FDA approved to give permanent hair reduction of up to 90%. The darker your unwanted hair, the better it draws the energy of the laser beam to it, giving greater hair reduction.

You will get around 90-95% permanent hair reduction and you should expect to need single top up appointments about every 6-12 months. Results are dependent on hair type and colour.

Got a tan? Had a skin reaction to something? No problem, it’s just really important that you let us know, as this can make a difference when it comes to providing the best treatment.

It is completely safe. We stick to strict protocols and make sure we follow every procedure correctly.