laser hair removal

Hair re-growth is slowed or stopped completely when the follicle is damaged, resulting in permanent hair removal.

How Does Laser Hair Removal Work?

Laser Hair Removal works by firing a specific coloured light at the hair.  Pigment in the hair root absorbs the laser’s energy and converts it to heat. This damages the hair root without harming the surrounding skin and tissue!

Not all follicles are active at the same time due to our natural hair cycles, so you will usually need a course of treatments every few weeks to obtain the most effective “hair free” result and catch and damage every hair during its cycle.

A Pain-Free Procedure

Laser Hair Removal generally feels like a sharp flick from an elastic band, which can be unpleasant in more sensitive areas. However at Zenith Cosmetic Clinics we use a fantastic machine called Soprano Ice where the elastic band sensation is mostly eliminated, and uses a cooling technology to reduce any hot, burning feelings that are common with most lasers.

Who Is Suitable For Laser Hair Removal?

There is a common misconception that only dark hair can be treated, which is not true. 

This treatment is also suitable for those who are interested in an alternative to waxing, shaving, bleaching, plucking (including epilating) and electrolysis. Once a course of laser hair reduction has been done, the need for these is dramatically reduced and can make life much easier!

FAQs

You can have a course of Laser Hair Removal practically anywhere on your body! This includes:

Arms, Back, Bikini area, Cheeks, Chin, Chest, Eyebrows, Upper lip, Neck, Underarms, Legs (full leg or half leg), Toes and Full Body.

The number of Hair Removal sessions are determined by a number of factors, including:

How dark the hair is, Skin type, Location of the hair (for example, the chin will need many more sessions than the underarms) and finally, whether there are any medical conditions.

The number of sessions we offer can vary from 8 to 18, however your expert Practitioner will be able to tell you more accurately and tailor the treatment to your specific concern!

It definitely offers permanent hair reduction. Over multiple treatments the hair becomes thinner and less visible, and generally much less likely to grow back. In some areas, such as the underarms, the hair doesn’t tend to return, whereas in other areas such as the top lip, periodic topup treatments are required in some people. This is something your Practitioner will be able to discuss with you during your consultation.

Prices start from £95

As you may know lasers work by firing a particular colour of light at the hair and the hair absorbs its light. The light then turns into heat and kills the hair root. The special thing about a laser is that it can only fire one wavelength of light. The importance of this is, if you increase the energy of the laser in order to remove difficult hair, you know precisely what the side effects will be at any given power so you can adjust accurately.

IPL stands for intense pulsed light. This fires all wavelengths in the spectrum however a filter filters out those wavelengths (colours) that are undesirable. Unfortunately no filter is 100% accurate, so IPL machines often fire other wavelengths unpredictably and if you attempt hair removal with an IPL machine the practitioner will not accurately know what potential problems could happen if they increase the power.

In practice, this means that the vast majority of burns and problems with pigmentation happen with IPL machines. 

 

Before & After

See the results for yourself

Please browse the positive outcomes other patients have experienced from this treatment.

Patient video testimonials

The results in motion

One of our wonderful Zenith patients on her experience with having her Soprano Laser Hair Removal Treatment, with our Aesthetic Therapists, Meriam.

Patient video testimonials

The results in motion

One of our wonderful Zenith patients on her experience with having her Soprano Laser Hair Removal Treatment, with our Aesthetic Therapists, Meriam.

Making treatments affordable

0% Finance Available

Patients are often concerned about affordability of a treatment. To help alleviate this concern we provide flexible payment plans to suit your budget.

We can offer six months 0% interest option for any procedure over the value of £500. Interest bearing options are also available if you wish to spread your payments over a longer period of up to 5 years. Please contact our team on 0115 959 6999 for further details or click the link below.


Finance your treatment

Laser Hair Removal Treatment Costs

Initial consultation...

£30



Costs from...
£110

At a glance

Hair Removal Laser Treatment overview

At a glance

Duration

Around 30 Mins *time depends on what area the patient has treated* per treatment

Downtime

0 days

Anaesthesia

N/A

Results

Full 6-8 sessions needed to see best results

Longevity

1-2 years top ups after full course of sessions

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Patient Testimonials

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