(Question from Shannon in Ft Wayne, Indiana) With laser tattoo removal, it typically takes 3-23 treatments to be 70-100% complete. Everyone reacts to the laser differently. Some people respond faster than others. Skin type, tattoo color and density, location on the body, as well as your body will make a difference in how many treatments are needed. Other important [...]
What is the difference between the Basic Bikini, Bikini Extended, Brazilian Bikini and Brazilian Extended?
(Question from Megan in Indianapolis, Indiana) At Indy Laser we have four different laser hair removal options for the female bikini. The first is the Basic Bikini: This includes about 2-3 inches outside of a traditional panty line. This does not include inside the panty line. The next is the Bikini Extended: This will include [...]
(Question from Ask Indy Laser) It depends what you are considering multiple treatments and what services. For laser hair removal or laser tattoo removal, you can definitely have a number of different areas treated within the same visit. We have a lot of clients who have laser hair removal performed on a majority of their [...]
(Question from Laura in Cicero, Indiana) No, while there is no potential harm from having laser hair removal or laser tattoo removal done during pregnancy, we choose not to treat during pregnancy. During pregnancy, a womans hormones and body’s processes are going through major changes. While these changes are going on the treatments are typically [...]
(Question from Tammy in Muncie, Indiana) On average it takes 5-7 treatments to be 75-98% complete. Everyone reacts to the laser differently. Some people respond faster than others. Skin color, hair color and density, hormonal imbalances, as well as the area of the body can make a difference in how many treatments are needed.
(Question from Lucy in Greenfield, Indiana) Everyone has a different tolerance for pain for laser hair removal. Most people find it to be very fast and tolerable and numbing cream is usually unnecessary. Limiting sun and tanning bed exposure during the process will help make the treatments more comfortable.
(Question from Mike in Lafayette, Indiana) It only works on light brown to black hair. It will NOT work on blonde, gray, white, most shades of red or peach fuzz.
(Question from Michelle in Carmel, Indiana) No, the area needs to be shaved or trimmed. It is best to have a little bit of stubble. We recommend shaving or trimming a day or two before a treatment. You can not wax, tweeze or thread the area in between treatments.
(Question from Mindy in Brownsburg, Indiana) Between treatments you will notice the hair that is growing back to be finer and possibly a little bit lighter. You will also notice the hair that has not been killed yet will be stunted, therefore causing less shaving and trimming time in between treatments. If you suffer from [...]
(Question from Cathy in Avon, Indiana) You would NOT be a candidate if you are currently pregnant, not willing to give up sun or tanning bed exposure for the duration of your treatments, are on light sensitive medications, have a history of keloid scarring or seizures, if you have metal implants in the area to [...]