Laser Hair Removal - IPL
Now available at Skinfresh Clinic, the new Cutera® ProWave 770™ laser hair removal system is making unwanted facial hair and body hair a thing of the past for both men and women.
Safe, Fast & Comfortable
Now men and women alike are making unwanted facial hair and body hair a thing of the past – thanks to our Cutera ProWave 770™ laser hair removal system. No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors! The ProWave delivers 21st century technology for treatment of this distressing problem. Cleared for permanent hair reduction, the ProWave can treat a wide range of skin types safely and effectively. This technology is faster than traditional systems, so will treat areas quickly, for example, an average back can be covered in 20 minutes. The hand piece is constantly cooled so it is extremely comfortable.
The ProWave Difference
The ProWave hair removal system delivers a specially tailored light source for permanent hair reduction. Cutera’s newest hair removal innovation provides treatment for a wide range of skin types. An additional patient benefit is the ability of the hand piece to treat large areas such as women’s legs and men’s backs – quickly and safely.
What do ProWave treatments feel like?
When the pulse of light is delivered, some patients experience a mild pinching or stinging sensation. Many don’t feel a thing! No local anesthesia or pain medication is typically required; however, some patients may prefer to use a topical anesthetic when sensitive areas are treated.
What are the possible side effects?
Although patients experience few side effects, those most commonly noticed are slight reddening and local swelling of the skin, similar to sunburn. These effects typically last for several hours or less. In rare instances, blistering may occur. Consult with your medical professional for complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.
How does ProWave compare with other hair removal methods?
Shaving, waxing, and depilatory creams are all temporary methods that must be repeated on a frequent basis. We can permanently reduce up to 85% of dark hair; no laser treatment can remove all hair as some hair in the area is a light colour, the hair grows in cycles and new hairs can grow at any time. ProWave offers permanent hair reduction for lasting results.
How does ProWave compare with electrolysis?
Electrolysis is a tedious, invasive, and painful process that involves inserting a needle into each individual hair follicle and delivering an electrical charge to them one at a time. Electrolysis often requires years of treatments at regular intervals. By delivering light energy to hundreds of hair follicles at a time, ProWave effectively treats an area in just seconds. Similar treatments would take over an hour with electrolysis.
Contact us now for a free consultation with one of our nurses so you can see how fast and easy it is with our Prowave 770.
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