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Pre-Treatment Guidelines for Laser Hair Removal


6 Weeks Before:

  • Avoid all forms of hair removal, including:
  • Waxing
  • Hair removal creams
  • Chemicals
  • Tweezing
  • Electrolysis
  • Hair bleaching

2 Weeks Before:

  • Protect your skin from the sun:
  • Avoid incidental or direct sunlight
  • No tanning beds, self-tanners, or spray tans
  • Apply sunblock with at least SPF 50 outdoors
  • Wear sunglasses, protective clothing, and wide-brimmed hats
  • Reschedule your treatment if you’ve had recent sun exposure

3 Days Before:

  • Stop using topical prescription products on the treatment areas

1 Day Before:

  • Mandatory shaving of the areas being treated

The Day Of:

  • Ensure your skin is product-free by removing makeup, lotion, sunscreen, deodorant, etc.
  • Arrive at least 10 minutes before your appointment.

Important Reminders:

Shaving Is Mandatory

  • Shave the treatment areas the day before your appointment. Use a clean razor, following the direction of hair growth. For fine facial hair, trim instead.
  • Arriving unshaved may lead to rescheduling or partial treatment.

Remove All Skin Products:

  • Clear your skin of all products. Facial wipes will be available if needed.

Please Arrive Early:

  • Arrive 10 minutes early for paperwork. Being more than 5 minutes late may require rescheduling or partial treatment.

Inform Us If:

There Are Changes in Your Medical History:

  • New diagnosis, pregnancy, medications, or medical conditions.

You Get Cold Sores:

  • Start antiviral medications 48 hours before and continue for five days post-treatment to prevent outbreaks.

You Get Tattoos Near Treatment Areas:

  • Inform us of necessary adjustments during treatment.

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