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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradford Patt
35 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Hair removal: Hair removal techniques depend on the location of where you want to have hair removed. If it is dark hair then most methods including laser or intens ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
Shaving: Shaving.
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Dr. M. Christine Lee
28 years experience Dermatology
Laser hair removal: Laser hair removal is relatively painless with the newer improved lasers. Expert skill and technique are also crucial in ensuring the most effective, ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Alexander
27 years experience Plastic Surgery
No usually: Use of strips or waxing will reduce a few follicles, but usually needs repeating. Laser will remove hair follicles permanently. It requires a series o ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victoria Hagstrom
27 years experience Family Medicine
Reduction of hair: Hair removal is either temporary, like tweezing, waxing or shaving, or permanent, in which the follicles are destroyed by electrolysis or a laser/ligh ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mike Bowman
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Laser Hair removal: Lasers can be used to kill the hair follicles. The lasers only effectively treat darker colored hair (blond hairs don't do well with laser hair treat ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Kulick
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
Nono hair removal: Nono may be a yes yes - I could not find peer review medical publications that demonstrate any lasting results with this device. There are so many pa ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Cozzarelli
26 years experience Ophthalmology
Never heard of: I've never heard of pills that cause permanent hair removal. It would be great if they were available, had few/no side effects, and targeted only the ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Laser Hair Removal: Lasers are useful for removing unwanted hair from the face, leg, arm, underarm, bikini line, and other areas. Ninety percent of patients have permanen ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Todd Sisto
37 years experience Breast Surgery
Laser: the 5:00 shadow is caused by dark hair semi visible through translucent skin. laser addresses the skin below the surface. Or save your money and just ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
There is none: Even laser hair removal performed in the doctor's office cannot claim to be permanent and total. We counsel our patients that it is permanent "reduct ... Read More
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