There are many ways to help remove unwanted hair on the body. Shaving is the removal of hair, by using a razor or any other kind of bladed implement, to remove the hair at the level of the skin, causing the hair to return the following day. Shaving the hair could cause unwanted cuts and irritation.
Waxing is an alternative to shaving, waxing is a method of semi-permanent hair removal which removes the hair from the root. New hairs will not grow back in the previously waxed area for two to eight weeks. Waxing could be very painful depending on the area being treated and the total cost of waxing could add up to thousands of dollars over time.
Avalon Laser offers laser hair removal San Diego treatments, which is a great alternative to shaving and waxing. Laser hair removal is a safe and effective procedure to permanently reduce unwanted body hair. To achieve the best results a series of 6 treatments are recommended. Some of the most common side effects of laser hair removal are minor swelling and redness of the treated area, which in most cases subsides in 24 hours.