LASER HAIR REMOVAL
Are you looking for the best laser hair removal in DC? Tired of dealing with unwanted hair? Ready for smooth and hair-free skin?
Solutions like shaving, waxing, and plucking can be inconvenient, irritating and require maintenance often. Razor burn, ingrown hairs, skin irritation, and stubble caused by these temporary solutions can seriously get in the way of your every day life.
Laser hair removal for Arlington and DC at Skën is the solution! We are able to provide you with fast, affordable and pain-free treatments resulting in smooth, hair-free and beautiful skin. These treatments are safe and effective on all skin types and all areas of the body.
How does Laser Hair Removal work?
Laser energy is delivered through a small handpiece. The laser delivers an intense beam of light, which is absorbed by the skin and converted to heat. The heat safely and effectively damages the hair follicles by destroying its blood supply. The surrounding skin remains unaffected
Benefits of Laser Hair Removal
Skën Spa provides the safest, fastest and most pain-free method for permanent hair removal.
Treatments are quick and have no downtime. You can easily fit in a treatment session to your hectic schedule and not have to worry about any recovery.
Laser hair removal can treat all areas of the body safely and gently.
We will never cut corners. We guarantee to cover any area treated fully so you are not left with missed spots.
How to Prepare for Treatment
For about six weeks prior to treatment, you should avoid plucking, electrolysis or waxing in the treatment area. On the day of your treatment, skin should be clean-shaven and thoroughly cleansed of any makeup, creams, oils, topical anesthetics or self-tanning products. Apply sunblock (SPF 30 or above) before your treatment. Do not expose the treatment area to sunlight or tanning booth light for 7-14 days prior to or immediately after treatment. If you have a history of herpes simplex virus, a prophylactic antiviral therapy may be prescribed.
After your laser treatment, prevent sun exposure by applying sunblock (SPF 30 or above). In the first few days after treatment, don’t scrub or rinse the treated areas with abrasive skin cleansers. Side effects may include redness, swelling, hyperpigmentation, hypopigmentation, blistering and purpura (laser bruise) in the treated area—these usually do not last more than a few days.
How it works
When treating hair removal, the technology works by destroying the hair follicles with the light, which then stops them from growing for good. The treatment is not painful and can be done in all areas of the body
Many clients would agree that the device, gets rid of all types of hair on any type of skin tone. This treatment really does deliver results, treating even fine hairs. This means you can effectively remove hair on your face, back, chest, underarms and bikini line.
The machine is safe and FDA approved, having been tested on many different skin and hair types. Delivering fast and effective results, these treatments are a great option for anyone wanting hair removal or other skin treatments guaranteed to provoke the “wow” factor! Schedule your free consultation today if you are looking for the best laser hair removal in DC.