i used to thread my face, i had thick dark hair on my face. ive had my first ipl treatment and would like to know if i can carry on threading my face? i dont have regular periods. will the treatment still be affective? thank you
Can I Start Threading After the IPL Treatment or Do I Carry on Shaving?
Doctor Answers (1)
Avoid threading or waxing while undergoing IPL Permanent Hair Removal Treatments.
The bulb of the hair must remain in the follicle of your skin in order for IPL treatments to be effective. I advise my patients to continue shaving until you're done with your treatments.
I hope this is helpful for you.
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