Laser hair removal with Soprano XL is a revolutionary new method for permanent hair removal that is virtually pain free. It provides effective laser hair removal because it safely and gently heats the dermis to a temperature that damages the hair follicle and prevents regrowth without damaging the surrounding skin cells. This new approach has [...]
When you come in for your treatment, we will apply a cool gel to the treatment area before passing a laser hand-piece gently over your skin in sweeping motions. Pulses of intense light target the melanin (pigmentation) in your hair and damage the hair follicle to prevent re-growth. The treatment is virtually pain-free, and the [...]
There are a number of factors that can affect the success of a series of hair removal treatments, but generally, after each treatment, you’ll see a noticeable, permanent reduction in the number of hairs that regrow in the treatment area.
Laser hair removal only destroys hairs when they are in the anagen (growth) phase and, at any moment, 20% of hairs are resting or dormant. For this reason, you will need several treatment sessions with the laser so that we can treat previously dormant hairs as they re-enter their growth phase. Generally, you will need [...]
Hair removal is one of the aesthetic medical industry’s most well-known and researched uses of lasers. Soprano®XL laser has provided permanent hair reduction for thousands of patients worldwide, safely and successfully since it was cleared by the FDA in 2005. As a result, there is minimal risk of side effects, although you might experience some [...]
Most people don’t need downtime after this treatment, but if your skin does feel red and tender you may want to take things easy after you leave the clinic.
After any treatment we’ll give you detailed aftercare instructions that relate to your procedure, so you know what to do and what to expect. After Soprano laser hair removal, we would recommend that you avoid using irritating lotions containing AHAs, such as glycolic acid, and that you stay out of the sun for 48 hours, [...]