Looking for the best laser for hair removal for a Hispanic? (Photo)
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What is the best laser for hair removal for Hispanic?
Hello, thank you for your question. For LHR on Hispanic skin, the question that you should be asking is.... what wavelength are you able to provide me? The 1064 wavelength is safest with darker skin types. LHR is a series of treatments, usually 6-8 treatments done between 4-8 weeks apart depending on the area being treated.
Laser hair removal
It is a little difficult to tell from your photos but based on your description it sounds as if you might do well with several different lasers. What is more important, are the laser settings that are used. For this reason, I would strongly recommend you see a physician who is experienced in laser hair removal who perhaps has more than one laser hair removal device. Occasionally doing test spots prior to treatment can be useful in determining the ideal treatment. Best, Dr. Chwalek
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