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Looking for some more information about anything we do? Then you have come to the right place. Grab a coffee and have a read of our latest articles on all things skin and hair removal.

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How do I prepare for laser hair removal?

When you’ve made the decision to go ahead with laser hair removal, you’ll need to prepare for your session. Here are a few pointers to …

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How to choose a clinic?

How do you choose the right clinic? Laser hair removal has been around for absolutely yonks now. It has been licensed since the early 90’s …

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Why choose us for laser

Why choose us for laser?! Look no further for laser hair removal in Manchester. The Laser Lounge Media City has well and truly got you …

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Why is blonde hair not suitable for laser?

You may already know that laser hair removal doesn’t work on white or blonde hair. But, why doesn’t it work I hear you say? It’s …

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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.