Ok, so now you know that hair regrowing after laser treatment is inevitable. Though the hair that comes back isn’t as thick, strong, or dark as the previous one, still it’s annoying and you’ll definitely need to remove it in one way or another.
Read below for the best ways to remove hair that comes back after laser hair removal treatment.
1 || Sandpaper
Yes, you heard right! If you are looking for a safe and inexpensive way for hair removal at home then sandpaper is your best bet. It is easily found at any hardware store. Look for one that is very fine in texture. How to use? Simply wet the piece of the sandpaper and the part of your body where you would like to remove the hair. This can be done in the shower or bath, along with your favorite moisturizing body wash. Then wrap the wet sandpaper around your fingers and rub it gently on your skin in up and down direction. When you notice that the hair starts falling, move to next parts of your body. Keep dipping the sandpaper in the bathwater to remove any hair that may be building up on it as you go along.
Throw out the piece of sandpaper when you are finished, and apply a coat of baby oil on your skin. Your skin will be exceptionally smooth and free of hair. Repeat the process as often as necessary.
2 || Electrolysis
Electrolysis is a method of removing individual hairs from the face or body. Today’s medical electrolysis devices destroy the growth center of the hair with chemical or heat energy. After a very fine probe is inserted into the hair follicle, the hair is removed with tweezers. Most areas of the body can be treated with electrolysis, including the eyebrows, face, abdomen, thighs, breasts, and legs. There are generally no permanent side effects, but sometimes a temporary, slight reddening of the skin may occur.
3 || IPL Technology
A.k.A “intense pulsed light technology” and it is not a laser treatment. In contrast to laser hair removal, it uses a broad spectrum of light with multiple wavelengths. This means it has more unfocused energy around the hair and skin area. This technology is much weaker than laser this is why it is recommended for regrowing hair after you finish your laser treatment sessions.
4 || Q-Switched Laser
The Q-Switch Nd Yag Laser devices are specific to certain skin treatments. The skin is exposed to the laser light emitted by this laser device. This high-intensity laser light targets the hair and changes its color.
5 || Touch-Up Treatment
After you have completed your course, you may still need touch-up sessions 1 – 3 times a year to maintain your results. The number of sessions you’ll need differs from one person to another depending on many factors such as skin type, hair density, and any underlying medical issues you may have. Also, If you have a hormonal issue you may need more top-up sessions because of your hormone profile…