Can You Get Laser Hair Removal Over a Tattoo?

Can You Get Laser Hair Removal Over a Tattoo?

A common question that gets asked is “is it possible to get laser hair removal over a tattoo?” In short, no—it is not advised to get laser hair removal over a tattoo. If a patient is having laser hair removal and have a tattoo in the area being treated, the...
How Laser Hair Removal Helps Ingrown Hairs

How Laser Hair Removal Helps Ingrown Hairs

Those who have had to deal with ingrown hairs are likely well aware that they can be a pain. Ingrown hairs curl back and grow into the skin’s surface, causing an unattractive and painful bump. Although ingrown hairs can occur anywhere on an individual’s body, they are...
Laser Hair Removal for Dark Skin Tones

Laser Hair Removal for Dark Skin Tones

Is Laser Hair Removal Safe for Dark Skin? In short, the answer to this question is yes. When administered by a trained medical professional, laser hair removal is safe for dark skin tones. There have been a number of studies conducted showing that laser hair removal...
Is Laser Hair Removal Permanent?

Is Laser Hair Removal Permanent?

The Reality of “Permanent” Laser Hair Removal “Is laser hair removal permanent?” It’s one of the most common questions about laser hair removal and its ability to minimize unwanted hair. And it’s also one of the biggest misconceptions about this treatment....
Is Laser Hair Removal Safe?

Is Laser Hair Removal Safe?

Background on the Safety of Laser Hair Removal Over the years, there have been countless patients with concerns over the safety of laser hair removal. Some patients hear the word “laser” and immediately wonder, “does it increase risk of cancer?” or “can it cause...