Laser Hair Removal  For Dark Skin

Looking for a laser that is safe on your skin type?

Like chalky sunscreen and limited foundation shades, laser hair removal never used to work well for people with dark skin tones.

But thanks to the growing awareness around inclusivity, along with advances in technology, those of us who were told for years that laser hair removal was a no-go due to our skin tone are now finally able to get the treatment.

Laser Hair Removal is now the go-to beauty treatment for all skin types

Laser is safe and effective on all skin types.

This treatment is fast – Pain free and will provide you with lasting results.

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Frequently Asked Questions
Does laser hair removal work on dark skin?

Not all lasers are made for dark skin types. Laser can cause pigmentation of the skin, if incorrect laser is used.

Our laser is suitable for dark skin types.

What laser is best for dark skin?

The first and most important thing you need to know is that only  Nd:YAG and diode lasers work for darker skin.

It successfully bypasses the pigmentation present in the skin.”

How many treatments do i need?

On average you will need 6 to 10 treatments laser treatments. Results can be seen from the very first session.

80 % of hair should be gone by the 6th session.

Sessions are Spaced 4 to 6 weeks apart.

More sessions may be needed for some individuals with persistent hair or for clients with PCOS.

What can i expect after a treatment?

For the first 2 weeks after every treatment you will not see much of a difference and you can keep on shaving as normal.Two Weeks after your treatment the hair will fall out patchy. You will then experience a no-growth period in the treated area and will hardly have to shave. 2 Weeks after that, the next growth stage will start growing out and you can start shaving again. At that stage it is time for your next appointment. After every treatment you will notice that the hair growth will be less than before and it will get finer with every subsequent treatment.

What to do after my first treatment?

You can return to work or normal activities immediately following your laser hair removal procedure Post treatment reactions vary. Most people experience no side effects at all, though few exhibit superficial scabs, itching or some short-term local reddening. This may last from a few minutes to one to 2 days depending on the area treated and your skin’s sensitivity. It is advisable to keep the skin protected from exposure to direct sunlight for about 3 days.

What hair colours can be treated?

The laser emits a beam which targets the melanin (colour pigment located in the hair). The beam of light is absorbed by the pigment in the hair follicle. Grey, red of blonde hair can therefore not be treated because of the lack of colour pigment.

Can Laser effect fertility?

No. All of our machines are FDA approved and have little to no side effects and do not appear to be any long-term health risks associated with the procedure.

Will my hair grow back?

Laser hair removal gets rid of current hair growth. As we age, our bodies go through changes that might effect hair growth. We do suggest maintenance sessions in the long run.

Is laser suitable for all hair types?

NB: Laser cannot target grey, white, red hair & limited with lightly pigmented hair.

*Please discuss blonde hair with your professional laser technician.

What can I do if I feel like my treatment is not working?

It is very important to complete a full growth cycle when you are doing laser hair removal. You need 6 session to complete this cycle. This means that you have treated the hair follicle in every cycle of growth. After 6 sessions, most people are satisfied. You might still have a little bit of growth, and can complete another cycle.