How long a gap do I need between electrolysis treatments?
Electrolysis treatments can be booked as close as one week apart, but larger gaps will not majorly disrupt your treatment.
Will electrolysis hurt?
Of the hair removal methods electrolysis is usually cited as the most painful, but even so, most clients find it bearable and if needed topical anesthetic can be applied.
How does electrolysis work?
Electrolysis works by applying an electric current to each individual hair using a metal probe which reaches down to the follicle and destroys the very root. This procedure must be applied to every single hair in the treatment area.
Is electrolysis suitable for men?
Yes absolutely. Men make up almost half of the hair removal industry and electrolysis is suitable for both sexes. Occasionally due to the higher levels of testosterone in men, more treatments may be required to achieve the desired results.
How long is an electrolysis treatment?
This varies depending on what area is being treated but can range between 15 minutes for a small area to an hour for a larger area.
How many electrolysis treatments will I need?
This varies from person to person and an individual estimate can be worked out during your consultation. Due to needing to catch each hair in its anagen stage, the treatments will need to be spaced out over a period of months.
Yes, it is compared to other hair removal methods, the skin type or tone has no effect at all on electrolysis.