Is diode laser good for hair removal?
Conclusion: 805 nm diode laser is effective and efficient at hair removal in
mixed-race patients. It is a safe treatment in terms of skin reaction as only
short-term side effects were observed in the treated area and no adverse
effects were noted.
How many sessions do you need for diode laser hair removal?
The number of sessions depends on the area of the body being treated.
Notably, upper parts like the face and underarms require around 8 to 10
sessions to achieve desired results compared to 6 to 8 sessions for the
bikini line and legs. After which, 2 or more touch-up treatments every
year maybe needed.
How often should you do diode laser?
At the beginning of the treatment course, treatments should be repeated
every 28/30 days. Towards the end, and depending on individual results,
sessions can be carried out every 60 days.
Can I shave in between diode sessions?
Yes, you can shave in between each session of laser hair removal.
During your course of treatment you can shave any hairs that may
regrow. After your first laser hair removal session you will notice
that you won't need to shave as much as before. After 2-3 sessions
you may only need to shave once in a 4-6 week period.