Laser Hair Removal in Orland Park, IL

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What is Laser Hair Removal?

Hair removal with the Forever Bare BBL™ laser is one of the most popular treatments in the United States. Laser hair removal is an effective procedure for the long-term extraction of unwanted hair on the face and body. Compared to other hair removal options, this treatment leaves the skin looking and feeling smoother and provides long-lasting results. At JEM Medspa in Elmhurst and Orland Park, IL, we perform laser hair removal on common areas, such as the legs, back, arms, face, armpits, and bikini area.

Ideal Candidates

Laser hair removal is a safe and effective procedure that works well for many men and women. During your consultation, we will discuss your cosmetic needs, concerns, and goals so we can determine if this treatment works best for you. Ideal candidates for laser hair removal treatments:

  • Have unwanted facial or body hair
  • Want to stop using other hair removal methods (waxing, shaving, bleaching, depilatory creams)
  • Have darker hair with lighter skin
  • Maintain good health

Our Laser Hair Removal Technique

We will perform your procedure in a private and spacious treatment room. To start with, the treatment area is cleaned to remove any dirt, oil, and creams. During laser hair removal, a technician stretches out the skin to create a clear path between the root of the hair follicle and the laser. The laser focuses on and kills the follicle, which prevents it from growing back.

Over a period of 3 – 4 weeks, you will need about 3 – 5 treatments to attain your best results. We will stagger your treatments to give the affected areas a chance to heal. Also, this allows the dormant follicles to cycle into the active growth phase so the laser effectively targets the remaining hair. Using state-of-the-art technology, we can target the hair follicle alone, preserving the skin near the treatment area.

What to Expect

Although this procedure is relatively gentle in nature, your skin may feel like it has a slight sunburn because of the laser. When you leave our office, you can resume all normal activities. However, for a day, you should avoid exercise or excess sun exposure. This will help the treated skin recover. After you get home, we suggest using soothing creams or cold packs to manage any discomfort. About 1 – 2 weeks after your appointment, you should start to notice less hair, but you will also experience shedding. During the shedding phase, it tends to look like blackheads or stubble on the treatment areas. We will provide detailed post-treatment instructions and information after your procedure. 

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Recovery Time  
No Downtime
How Long It Takes  
Area Dependent
Follow Up Time  
8 Times 6 Weeks Apart
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If you are tired of spending time and energy on bleaching, plucking, shaving, and waxing, schedule a consultation to learn out more about laser hair removal sessions at JEM Medspa in Elmhurst and Orland Park, IL. Laser hair removal will help you achieve smoother skin by treating unwanted hair follicles on the body and face.

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