Laser hair removal on FST 4-6.
Laser hair removal can be used on all fitzpatricks skin types to help permanently reduce hair. Darker skin types have more melanin deposition compared to lighter skin tones. The melanin in the hair is also darker and more prominent compared to lower Fitzpatrick skin types.
Diode lasers offer 3 wavelengths in one, hence the reason they are suitable for all Fitzpatrick skin types with helping to reduce unwanted hair. Shaving and waxing in darker skin tones can cause pigmentation in the area due to the friction on the skin. Darker skin tones are more prone to discoloration and pigmentation when the skin is irritated due the levels of melanin in the skin.
The spec 3 Hybrid laser works on the principle of the melanin in the hair and doesn’t impact the surrounding skin. Meaning the penetration of the laser beam is directed straight towards the melanin in the hair bulb.
Laser hair removal targets the melanin in the skin which heats up the hair bulb and eventually destroys the hair follicle. The spec 3 Hybrid makes the hair removal journey comfortable even for the areas that have coarse hair growth such as bikini and underarms. The added cooling which is built into the system helps cool the skin down at the same time meaning less risk of any contra-indications compared to other laser hair removal systems.
The settings are created via a very reliable protocol system in place which has been tried and tested for many years offering optimum permanent hair reduction in all skin types. Results can be visible in as little as 2-3 sessions with hairs growing back finer, longer regrowth period, hair shedding and patchy growth.
The pulse width duration can be changed to suit the clients need and the thermal relaxation time can be amended depending on the skin type. Longer thermal relaxation time can help cool the skin down before the next laser shot is fired. This allows the skin and the heat in the area to cool down meaning less risk causing any unwanted side effects such as hyper or hypo pigmentation.
Why not start your journey to being hair free today. All our therapists are highly trained and are able to treat all Fitzpatrick skin types with the utmost safety measures in place to give the client the best results possible.