• Laser Hair Removal

    No more painful waxing,
    electrolysis or razors!

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  • Laser Hair Removal

    No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors!

    Laser Hair Removal slider
  • Laser Hair Removal

    No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors!

    Laser Hair Removal slider

Now men and women alike are making unwanted facial and body hair a thing of the past – thanks to the Cutera Laser. No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors! The Cutera laser delivers 21st century technology for treatment of this distressing problem.

Cutera Equipment

Cleared for permanent hair reduction, the CoolGlide laser can treat men and women of all skin types safely and effectively year-round and can even treat patients with a suntan.

Common treatment areas include chest and back for men, and face, legs, and bikini area for women, among others.

How does it work? The laser, with a gentle beam of light, passes through the skin to the hair follicle which then destroys the follicle, leaving the skin smooth and hair free.

Laser Hair Removal Treatment Areas

Body

  • Shoulders
  • Lower Arm
  • Upper Arm
  • Full Arm
  • Underarm
  • Hands
  • Fingers
  • Back
  • Buttocks Inner Cheeks
  • Buttocks Outer Cheeks
  • Full Buttocks

Body

  • Areola
  • Chest
  • Navel Line
  • Abdomen
  • Upper Leg
  • Lower Leg
  • Full Leg
  • Bikini
  • Extended Bikini
  • Brazilian Bikini
  • Feet & Toes

Face

  • Lip
  • Brow
  • Cheeks
  • Chin
  • Ears
  • Nape of Neck
  • Neck
  • Forehead
  • Beard Line (men)
  • Full Beard (men)
  • Full Facial

Laser Hair Removal FAQ

Most areas require 3-6 treatments. However, the number of CoolGlide treatments required for optimal long-term benefits depends on multiple factors – hair thickness, the area treated and your hair’s growth cycle. Interestingly, not all hairs are actively growing at the same time and actually go through three distinct phases: growth, regression, and resting. CoolGlide treatments work by disabling the hair that is principally in the active growth phase at the time of treatment. Since other hairs will enter this active growth phase at different times, additional treatments may be necessary to disable all of the hair follicles in a given area.

Immediately following your CoolGlide treatment, the area may appear a bit red and swollen. Three to seven days after treatment you may experience what seems to be regrowth of hair. Actually, most of these hairs are being shed as a result of your treatment and are not regrowing. Between treatments you should not wax or pluck your hair, but it is permissible to shave.

Following the treatment, you can return to your normal activities right away, but some redness may occur. The use of sunscreen is recommended on any treated areas exposed to the sun. In addition, your physician may recommend that you use a specially formulated skin care product line or prescribe a skin care regimen especially formulated for your skin type.

Although patients experience few side effects, the most commonly noticed are slight reddening and local swelling of the skin, similar to a sunburn. These effects typically last for several hours or less. In rare instances, blistering may occur. Consult with your medical professional for complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.

Shaving, waxing, and depilatory creams are all temporary methods which must be repeated on a frequent basis. The CoolGlide offers permanent hair removal with lasting results.

Electrolysis is a tedious, invasive, and painful process that involves inserting a needle into each individual hair follicle and delivering an electrical charge to them one at a time. Electrolysis often requires years of treatments at regular intervals. By delivering light energy to hundreds of hair follicles at a time, the CoolGlide effectively treats an area in just seconds that would take over an hour with electrolysis.

Using the latest technology in laser hair removal, the CoolGlide can rapidly treat large areas without the limitations of older technologies. The CoolGlide longer wavelength allows it to be used safely and effectively on patients with light or dark skin as well as tanned skin. Unlike other systems, the CoolGlide can treat the fine hair on a woman’s upper lip just as easily and effectively as the coarse hair on a man’s back. The cooled handpiece increases patient comfort and minimizes the adverse skin reaction commonly seen with other lasers.

Book a Free Consultation so we may determine which treatments are right for you.