Can I Epilate before IPL?

Can you Epilate before laser?

Shave, don’t wax!

The root of the hair must be present in the follicle for the laser to identify it, so avoid waxing, epilating, use of depilatory creams or anything that might disturb the hair follicle. Instead, shave the treatment area 12-14 hours before your appointment.

Can you Epilate and use IPL?

Tweezing, waxing, depilatory creams, laser, or epilators should not be used while you’ve stopped IPL treatments. The reason for this wait time is to allow the IPL hair removal treatment round to completely run its course. … Therefore, two weeks after an IPL treatment is the earliest tweezing or waxing should occur.

Can you use epilator before IPL?

In short: no waxing, plucking or epilating allowed! In order to successfully do IPL hair removal you must shave or use a hair removal cream before each treatment.

Can I Epilate between laser?

The simple answer is no. Laser hair removal works by focusing targeted beams of light onto your hair follicles. … In order for the laser to be effective, hair has to be present. If you have removed hair by plucking, threading, waxing or epilating, the laser will simply not work.

What happens if I use IPL every day?

Will I see quicker results if I use Lumea more often? No, using your Philips Lumea more often than recommended will not speed up the hair removal process. Do not treat the same area multiple times in one session as this will not improve efficacy and can cause skin irritation.

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Can I IPL my balls?

You can have IPL in any part of your Body! A patch test in the area is a must! You must first go to the clinic for a full consultation and then proceed with the treatment if you feel appropriate. If you are having IPL anywhere on the body/ face you should be given a comprehensive consultation and test patch.

Does IPL Brazilian hurt?

We have treated many patients from all different skin types and skin tolerances and most of them did not have much pain. However, some spots are more painful than others as most patients describe it as hot rubber bands snapping your skin in the more sensitive areas or otherwise it just feels like pulsing heat.

How often should IPL be done?

For patients to get the best IPL results, it is generally recommended that patients receive, on average, 4 – 6 treatments scheduled four weeks apart. Why do most patients need more than one IPL session? Every IPL treatment builds upon the previous one, allowing the skin to react gradually.

Can I use Lumea IPL every week?

No, using your Philips Lumea more often than recommended will not speed up the hair removal process. Do not treat the same area multiple times in one session as this will not improve efficacy and can cause skin irritation.