Questions & answers

Smooth Touch therapist Gwenda Lycett answers questions about Permanent Hair Removal, see below for more Q&A

It is natural to have some questions about different aspects of permanent hair removal, and during your FREE consultation we will discuss your individual requirements and concerns in depth. A test patch (cost £15)* is always carried out prior to treatment.

Q. Is SkinPulse SHR  safe? A.  Yes, Super Hair Removal (SHR) uses low energy light via rapid pulses to safely traumatize the stem cells of any unwanted hair, helping prevent any regrowth.

Q. Is the hair removal permanent? A. The system removes the hair in the ‘growing’ stage from all areas of the face and body and permanently destroys the hair.

Q. How many treatments will I require? A. Generally a minimum of 8 sessions for body hair and 10 for facial hair are required. Although the final number of treatments needed can vary from individual to individual.

Q. How much does treatment cost? A. Prices start from as little as £40 but are dependant on the area being treated. Exact prices will be discussed in your FREE consultation. A test patch is always carried out (cost £15)* to ensure the treatment is suitable.

Q. How long is the treatment? A. Treatment sessions range from 20 minutes to 45 minutes dependant on area being treated.

Q. Does hair removal with SkinPulse hurt? A. You may feel a slight discomfort with the skin feeling warm/hot but this does not hurt and subsides very quickly.

Q. Can I have any area of my body treated? A. Yes, SkinPulse can safely remove hair from all areas of the face and body (apart from underneath the eyebrows).

Q. Is it suitable for men as well as women? A. Yes both men and women can be treated. hair

Q. Can SkinPulse treat all hair colours? A. Yes – Unlike lasers and IPL (intense pulsed light) systems the unique SHR system has been specially designed to remove all hair colours. *The test patch cost of £15 is deducted from the cost of your first treatment.

To find out more or book an appointment please use our contact form,  phone me on 01732 763250/07740289928 or email me to get in touch.