I am 22 and I am of Japanese ethnicity but also have some Latin in me. I chose to do laser hair removal because I absolutely HATE to shave. I have very dark, very coarse hair. Usually the prickly stubble would appear about 2 days after I shaved.
So I did my research. My brother had also gotten laser hair removal for his back with a very expensive competitor (they have commercials and... more
I've had 8 of 9 treatments on my upper lip, between my eyebrows, my full back, bikini line, hands and feet. First let me say it is EXCRUCIATINGLY painful!
The first 3 or 4 sessions aren't that bad, but after that the laser just keeps going up in intensity and it is pretty unbearable, even with lots of numbing cream- and I'm no baby about pain either. The results on my bikini... more
In 2004, I began searching for an experienced laser technician to perform laser hair removal. After shopping around, I decided on Hair Today Gone Tomorrow in Tampa, FL (no longer in business). I was told during all of my consults that my leg hairs were too light and fine to absorb the laser for successful hair reduction. But I decided to opt for full body hair removal regardless.
3 years... more
Hi. I am a 29 years old female and have already been through 6 sessions of laser hair removal for my bikini area. After 6 sessions, I now see remarkable results and my skin is beginning to smooth out, although only slightly. I went for the treatment with the impression that I will be hairless and content after just 2 or 3 treatments but that was not the case. I am not saying that I am not... more
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