Which hair removal laser is right for me?

At Skintelligence, we have the option of 3 different wavelengths for laser hair removal, and the option of standard shot-by-shot or in-motion ( pain free ) mode. Most good laser clinics will have a machine that offers at least 2 laser wavelengths: Alexandrite and Nd;YAG. These lasers have been considered the ‘Gold Standard’ for effective[…]

Can you have laser hair removal on tanned skin?

Have you ever gone to the laser clinic and been turned away because you have a tan but been absolutely puzzled that someone with a naturally dark skin tone is about to go in for the same treatment? If you’re not a trained laser practitioner this can seem really strange, but its all about the[…]

Laser Hair Removal 101

Laser hair removal is now an extremely popular procedure to reduce unwanted hair growth. It works by delivering a pulse of light on to the skin and hair, which will primarily be absorbed by the hairs due to their increased concentration of melanin. The laser light heats up the hairs which then heat up the[…]