I am 50 Year Old Persian Female Living in Kansas & Living with a Full Beard Since I Was 5. I'm Tired but Hopefull. I wish & pray daily so II can find a way to get rid the hair on my face.life has not been easy &it became harder when my children were bullied at school because of me (bearded mom). I have decided That I am not willing to grow old with this condition. I was told today Laser is the answer for me. I need to know who to call? Name of the laser that works on my persian skin? How much does it cost so I can get a second job. Can it really happen? Thank you all for helping me get my life back!!
Will Laser Hair Removal Remove A Full Beard? (photo)
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Will laser hair removal remove a full beard?
Laser hair removal is a good option for dark facial hair. At our practice, we use the GentleYag for patients with darker skin types. Most patients need 5-6 sessions for improvement. After the 5-6 sessions, most patients need touch up sessions every 2-3 years. The cost of laser hair removal sessions vary from practice to practice. It is best to schedule a consultation in order to determine the fees. It is best not to wax or pluck the hairs out 6 weeks prior to your first laser hair removal session.
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