Excel HR Laser treatment is safe and effective way to decrease hair growth and remove unwanted hair.
By following our pre-treatment advice patients will minimise any risks and unwanted side effects, these occur if the patient has recently
- exposed their skin to sun
- used fake tan
- use of Retinols/Retinoids/Tretinoin
- waxing in the treatment area
- had chemical peels any other skin resurfacing treatment
- changed in medication
Post treatment side effects depend on the type of laser treatment you have had. Patients may experience
- redness/blushing to the skin
- ticking in the area
These side effects are a normal after laser hair removal treatment and usually resolve within hours or a next few days.
It is essential to follow our aftercare and skin protection advice following our procedures. This will be discussed in detail in your consultation.
Please note before laser treatment you cannot wear fake tan or have been exposed to strong sunlight for between 2 – 4 weeks before your treatment. For this reason, we usually recommend treatment between September and May when most people are likely to be less exposed to the sun. Sun exposure can increase risks and side effects post treatment and will be discussed in detail in your pre-treatment consultation.