Can males get laser hair removal? | Skin Perfection

Can males get laser hair removal?

When it comes to male hair removal many patients are still unsure. Can males get laser hair removal? Just like they can shave, wax, epilate, male patients are suitable for laser hair removal too. The answer is definitely yes, males can get laser hair removal. 

Laser works by emitting heat, that is picked up by the pigment in your hair and transported to its root. Which is what the heat targets and destroys preventing future hair growth. So much easier, quicker, cheaper than waxing or shaving.  And it saves you tons of time and skin irritation, so what’s not to love about it? 

Male laser hair removal

It’s everyone’s personal choice whether they wish to be hair free just to change their appearance. But there are so many other reasons why more and more male get laser hair removal. Some of which are;

  • To get rid of excess air or just lighten the growth – Some patients only treat to get a small reduction rather than completely remove all the hair. In this case  patients opt for a smaller course and have less treatments.
  • Eradicate thick coarse facial hair & ingrown hairs. Get rid of irritation from daily shaving. And have a smoother skin.Ingrowing hair is most common when you shave, wax or use other methods to remove hair.  As either of these processes can result in swelling, it may lead to irritation to your skin. That can result result in pimples / cysts. Removing hair using the wrong technique may result in the new hair growing in its place sideways or curl back down. As a result the pores can close over the hair which becomes trapped or ingrown. After this the skin’s natural reaction is to become inflamed and often very painful.
Laser hair removal is one of the most effective ways of stopping ingrowing hair. This is because the laser goes straight to root cause  by destroying the follicle. Therefore it prevents hair growing and causing irritation to your skin. 
  • Have a sharper looking hairline/beard. And to reduce the number of trips to the barber. Aka to save time– That’s right, we can shape your hair depending on your preferences. 
  • Are you a professional athlete or take part in regular sports? – A large amount of body hair can cause friction and irritation while wearing tight clothing ( like cycling kits, compression tights). And also from sweating and rubbing. Not to mention sport massages are more pleasant and become pain free once the hair is no longer in the way.

To discuss your suitability for laser and to learn more; why not contact my Expert team who’ll be able to give you further guidance on male laser hair removal?

How to book an appointment?

As the first step of your hair removal journey at Skin Perfection London, we request that you attend a no obligations consultation and skin test. Firstly, this gives you the opportunity to learn more about the process. How does laser hair removal work? Why is it effective? How many treatments you need? What’s the best laser for your skin type? How to prepare your skin for the treatment? And about the contraindications to the treatment. Finally to confirm suitability we’ll carry out a quick patch test.

We are looking forward to welcoming you at SP. Our highly trained and skilled aesthetic practitioners have many years of experience, so you can be confident you’re in the best hands. And, you can be sure, you’ll always have a stress-free relaxing experience.

Contact our team today to book an appointment.

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