Thoughts About Electrolysis Hair Removal - The Only Truly Permanent Method
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Before and After
This is a common eyebrow case. The woman had been tweezing and lost control of the desired shape. As the hairs grew back, the electrologist was able to reshape the eyebrows into a pleasing natural shape. Results were permanent; this woman will never have to pluck her eyebrows again - ever!
Clean skin releases unwanted hair more easily. Remove your makeup before your appointment, so the hair follicles are clean and accessible.
Did you Know?
Electrology is the only hair removal method recognized as permanent by the FDA.
Ask your electrologist for aftercare advice. We can recommend the product that is right for your skin and treatment program.
Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
Drinking plenty of water helps unwanted hair slide right out.
Before and After
26-year-old man with excessive beard hair on his neck. He had difficulty shaving this area which often resulted in the skin breaking out and the development of ingrown hairs. The "after" photo shows his neck clear of hair, pustules (breakouts) and ingrown hairs (bumps). Results were permanent.
It's okay to shave between treatments, but never, ever tweeze!
Before and After
22-year-old man wanted his chest hair thinned, but not totally removed. Only electrolysis is able to create a completely natural look by thinning and feathering. Laser cannot duplicate this natural appearance. Results were, of course, permanent.
Talk to your electrologist about any questions or concerns. We want your experience to be as comfortable and effective as possible.
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