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The benefits of IPL treatments over traditional hair removal methods

Hey there, ladies (and gentlemen too)! Today, I want to talk about a topic that I know many of us struggle with: unwanted hair. Whether it's on our legs, underarms, or bikini area, it can be a constant annoyance and make us feel self-conscious. But don’t worry, because I have found a solution that I believe is the best option out there: IPL treatments.

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IPL, or Intense Pulsed Light, is a non-invasive hair removal method that uses pulses of light to target and destroy the hair follicle. Unlike traditional hair removal methods such as shaving, waxing, and depilatory creams, IPL offers a variety of benefits that make it the superior choice.

Firstly, IPL is more effective than traditional hair removal methods. While shaving and waxing can remove hair temporarily, they do not target the root of the hair follicle. This means that the hair will eventually grow back, sometimes even thicker and darker than before. IPL, on the other hand, targets the root of the hair follicle, destroying it and preventing regrowth. This means that after a few sessions of IPL, you can expect to see a significant reduction in hair growth.

Another benefit of IPL is that it is less painful than traditional hair removal methods. Waxing, in particular, can be extremely painful, as it involves ripping hair out from the roots. IPL, on the other hand, feels more like a gentle snapping sensation on the skin. While there may be some discomfort during the treatment, it is generally well-tolerated by most people.

IPL is also a more convenient option for those with busy lifestyles. Shaving and waxing require regular maintenance, sometimes as often as every few days. This can be time-consuming and inconvenient, especially for those who lead busy lives. IPL, on the other hand, requires less frequent maintenance. Most people require around six to eight sessions of IPL spaced several weeks apart, after which they can enjoy long-lasting results with little to no upkeep required.

Furthermore, IPL is a more cost-effective option in the long run. While the upfront cost of IPL may seem steep, it is important to consider the long-term savings. Traditional hair removal methods such as waxing and shaving require regular upkeep, which can add up over time. With IPL, you can expect to see long-lasting results after just a few sessions, meaning you will save money in the long run.

But what about the safety of IPL? Many people worry that IPL may be harmful to the skin, but in reality, it is a safe and non-invasive procedure. IPL targets the pigment in the hair follicle, meaning that it does not damage the surrounding skin. However, it is important to choose a reputable provider for your IPL treatment to ensure that it is done safely and effectively.

In conclusion, IPL is a highly effective and convenient hair removal method that offers a variety of benefits over traditional methods. It is less painful, more cost-effective in the long run, and requires less frequent maintenance. So, if you're tired of dealing with unwanted hair, why not give IPL a try? Trust me, your skin (and your wallet) will thank you!


If you want to learn more about our flagship Dermalase IPL Hair Removal and Skin Rejuvenation laser or the Luminous 7-in-1 Multi Facial Skin System - the lowest priced, Health Canada approved devices manufactured and serviced in Canada and includes free training and certification - just give us a call at 604-788-3413 to book your FREE demonstration.

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