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Will Laser Genesis Cause Permanent Hair Reduction?

Will Laser Genesis result in permanent hair reduction in the areas hit by the laser? If so, is there a shield or something that can be used to protect the hairline area when treating erythematous scarring near the facial hairline?

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Laser Gensis seems safe for hair

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We have been using Laser Genesis for almost two years with great success. We have yet to have a problem with permanent changes in hair growth. It is possible that you could have some singeing of the hair, but there should be no permanent affect to the hair. So, I don't think you need to worry about that.

David B.


Knoxville Plastic Surgeon
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Laser Genesis

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This is very unlikely as the pulse is too shallow. Thank you for your question and good luck with everything.

Vivek Bansal, MD
Danville Plastic Surgeon
5.0 out of 5 stars 9 reviews

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