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Electrolysis is a hair removal technique that uses electricity to damage the hair follicle. Though it works on all skin and hair types, it is often more painful and more expensive than laser hair removalLEARN MORE ›

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Electrolysis DAY 1 - Roswell, GA

I have been battling in Grown hair for years. I have tried everything from waxing tweezing and medication. Nothing has helped. I have played with the idea of laser hair removal however after reviewing my situation I have decided that electrolysis would be better. I am a darker complexion and... READ MORE

Hair Removal on my Chin - Middletown, NJ

I have been reading reviews here for a while, and I have had electrolysis in the past - 2008 and 2013 - sessions each year - don't remember how many. I have also had laser hair removal in the past. None worked, so I started shaving. I have a sort of goatee situation. It has been bothering me... READ MORE

29, Woman, Chin Area

I did 6 laser sessions with Jamachi Plastic Surgery and Medi Spa which increased my hair in quantity and coarseness. I was not happy about that AT ALL! I also did a single electrolysis with a woman in Bethesda, MD but I didn't like her bedside manner. After that I've been waxing, threading and... READ MORE

Age 24: Extra Facial Hair That I Need to Get Rid Of, Starting at Under the Chin/upper Neck Area. Houston, TX

So today was my first electrology session. i was nervous. i have been waxing my upper neck for a little over a yr. i have a few course hairs, not too bad and a lot of fine long dark hairs i want to get rid of. I thought it would be painful, but i bout a numbing cream applied it an hr before and... READ MORE

26 Years Old, 1st Session on Right Leg... WILL UPDATE - Houston, TX

I have very thick long body hair and finally decided to have electrolysis done, this is my first session and these are my pictures. It does hurt more than expected but I have hopes that it will be worth it. I have read that within the 2nd CLEARING I will have 90% of the hair permanently removed.... READ MORE

Pubic Area Electrolysis - New York, NY

Hi ladies, I have a question, I did electrolysis on my pubic area, I have blond hair and it took around year and half to remove, I almost finished, however it's so much pain! To do it down there, I used emla cream before treatment, however I could not tolerate the pain so every treatment I did... READ MORE

30 Year Old with PCOS, Recently Started with Electrolysis on Chin and Neck Area. Norway, NO

First off, I have to thank this community for encouraging me to get started with electrolysis. I have been diagnosed with PCOS and have had slightly increased testosterone due to that, and have been troubled with stubborn dark hair on the chin and neck. I have been using a Braun epilator on the... READ MORE

PCOS Caused Chin Hair -Doing Intensive Electrolysis -IT WORKS - New Zealand, NZ

I have been doing Electrolysis on my chin since June 2015. Initially I was going 2-3 times a week for 1 hour sessions. Each session is $50 NZD per hour. Which I think is very reasonable. Their 15min sessions were $19NZD and 30mins $30. My practitioner is a fantastic girl called Katelin. She is... READ MORE

Not by the Hair of my Chiny, Chin, Chin! - Dayton, OH

MY BACK STORY I started noticing hair on my chin after the birth of my second child (25yo). It started slow and due to waxing and tweezing it progressively got worse. I also get VERY BAD ingrows/scarring/and keloids! (notice in pic) I have cysts on my ovaries as well. However finding a doctor... READ MORE

Incredible Results After 14 Months - Chantilly, VA

I have PCOS that caused heavy hair growth on my chin and neck. I choose electrolysis I picked my electrologist after reading her reviews and a consultation. I went faithfully every week for about 8 months, then gradually began reducing to biweekly, and every three weeks. Now I go monthly and we... READ MORE

Electrolysis Hair Removal Caused Patchy Hair Growth / Rough Skin - Tumwater, WA

Hi, for christmas my mother decided she'd pay for me to get electrolysis done starting from my legs, and working my way up. After looking online and reading about it, it seemed most appealing, since I read that it would be a more permanent and effective way to prevent and eventually rid myself... READ MORE

Electrology on Chin, Cheeks, Throat- $75/hr - Roswell, GA

I've been doing it once a week in 1 hour sessions for about 8 months now and I'm still not sure if it's really working. From what I've read it can take years. If the area is small I think you will see results faster but I'm doing my chin, cheeks and throat (pcos) so it's taking a while. Also... READ MORE

First Electrolysis Appointment Done. Las Vegas, NV

Ive been putting off electrolysis on my female goatee for a while now. I work in an image based profession and I was scared how my skin would react. I researched and found there is only one electrologist in my city that seems any good. I went to him yesterday and did only 15 min on my chin to... READ MORE

Annoying Chin and Cheek Fuzz Gone at Last! - Jamaica, NY

I was so used to getting my face threaded weekly but I freaked out when I noticed the hairs were getting thicker, darker and more noticeable. yikes! i researched and found out about electrolysis, hopped around to a few places and felt like my hair was just being tweezed instead of treated. i was... READ MORE

BAD Electrolysis - Covent Garden, GB

I researched around to get the best electrolysis I obviously did not find the right one. company name is Clinica Fiore based in Central London Covent Garden.Therapist Helen orginally from the USA-LA. Went for a total of 3hours electrolysis i clearly informed her that i have sensitive skin and it... READ MORE

Electrolysis on Bikini Area & Lower Stomach (Progress Pics to Follow) - United Kingdom, GB

I'm in the process of doing electrolysis of my whole bikini area & lower stomach I have dark skin & thick curly hair so i'm prone to seriously bad ingrown hairs which have left a lot of dark patches & scarring as you can see in the pictures :( (Considering doing some kind of skin... READ MORE

Switched from laser hair removal to electrolysis.. London, GB

I've been doing full body laser for almost 5 years now and my hair has gone worse than ever!! Went in for a session religiously every 4-6 weeks. Before laser my facial hair was light fluffy and blonde with only 2 or 3 black hairs on my chin and a bit of side burns and now I'm left with a beard... READ MORE

Electrophoresis, Very Professional and Very Experienced Doctor - London, GB

I was having problems with scar tissue feeling like a concrete rock under my skin, it affected movement. I was treated by Dr A Chambers and her staff over approximately ten weeks and it has made a very big difference. The staff are very friendly and I always felt I was in good hands when I was... READ MORE

Male Electrolysis on the Mons Pubis, Shaft, Sack, Perianal and Anal Area - New Hope, PA

I'm asian (Type IV skin) and by default don't have very much hair anywhere. The hair I had around my nether regions was straight longish, reasonable coarse and not evenly distributed. I used to shave mostly and used dissolving cream for the hair around my anus which was long at 1.5". I stared... READ MORE

In the Process of Electrolysis for my Eyebrows. State College, PA

Just had my second treatment. My eyebrows look sharp! I'm right now in the process of getting electrolysis on my eyebrows. The plan is to go once a week for a half-hour session. It is... painful. My hair is very thick and my eyebrows are on the bushy side. I need to let my eyebrows grow out so... READ MORE

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