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Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal in Mountain Home and Boise, IdahoLaser Hair Removal

Trade in Your Razor: Ageless Beauty offers the Best Laser Hair Removal in Southern, ID:

Care-free Smooth Skin

Safe & Effective ~ No Downtime

Most Common Areas Treated:

  • Upper Lip & Chin
  • Underarms
  • Bikini
  • Legs
  • Back & Shoulders

Laser Hair Removal is a noninvasive treatment that safely removes unwanted hair without damaging the skin.

At Ageless Beauty in Mountain Home, ID, we use the Sciton Laser for Laser Hair Removal that is safe on most skin types and skin colors. This system uses laser light – an intense, pulsating beam of light that passes through the skin to the hair follicle where the energy is absorbed and transformed into heat, disabling the follicle while leaving the surrounding area unaffected.

Laser Hair Removal offers longer-lasting results then other hair removal methods such as shaving, tweezing or electrolysis.

Laser Hair Removal is recommended in packages of five or more in order to disable all of the active hair follicles.

Laser hair removal remains the #1 cosmetic laser treatment performed in the United States. Underarms, facial hair, bikini, legs, back and other body part areas are easily eliminated using the latest in IPL laser hair reduction technologies. For permanent hair removal, the hair follicle’s bulb, bulge, and papilla must be destroyed using joules of light energy. IPL laser hair removal requires a target (melanin) to see the actual hair within the follicle so it is not as effective with blonde and white (gray) hair individuals. The number of treatments vary based upon the hair growth cycles of various body locations and is safe and comfortable to the patient.

The reason for multiple treatments is due to the target of the laser hair treatment being melanin, only actively growing hair contains melanin in the bulb and germinal matrix of the hair. The growth cycles for hair are Anagen (active growth), Telogen (no growth), and Catagen (hair is ejected) stage of development. Lasers only effectively treat hair in its Anagen Phase: thus multiple treatments are required.

Body location of hair also is important in the number of laser treatments needed as the percentage of hair that is in the Anagen stage is different for various body locations:

Laser Hair Removal Mountain Home, ID

The other important factor in IPL laser hair removal is the differences in patient skin types and how we are able to safely treat patients of different ethnic backgrounds where treatments need to vary for each individual skin type.

IPL laser hair removal requires an expertise in the choosing the proper laser settings in order to give comfortable and effective treatments. We are the IPL laser hair removal experts and we are able to make the fluency adjustments for anatomical location, hair and skin color, diameter and depth of hair follicles, and hair density. When it comes to lasers no one setting is correct for every individual, call us today and setup your free consultation for a lifetime of being hair free.

If you’re considering a treatment and are interested in learning how Laser Hair Removal can help achieve more smooth carefree skin, please schedule a free consultation by calling us at Ageless Beauty: 208-587-6100 or click here to contact us.


Laser Hair Removal Before and After Mountain Home, ID


Laser Hair Removal Before and After in Mountain Home and Boise, Idaho

Commonly Asked Questions about Laser Hair Removal

What is Laser Hair Removal?
Laser Hair Removal utilizes laser treatments to offer a safe and effective method of removing unwanted body hair.

Who are best suited for the treatment?

  1. Hair reduction is done to those who wish to change thick hair shafts into thin hair shafts or vice versa.
  2. People with light colored skin and dark hair can achieve 100% hair reduction in 5 sessions.
  3. In 8 sessions with special equipment people with light hair or dark skin gets the desired result.
  4. With sufficient pigments laser hair removal treatment can effectively treat blond hair and red hair.
  5. The electrolysis method works on persons white hair, gray hair and light hair with dark colored skin that is otherwise not possible by laser.

How Should I Prepare the Area Being Treated for Hair Removal?
Before the treatment the area to be treated needs to be shaved either the day prior or the day of your treatment. However, plucking and waxing are prohibited.

Is Anesthesia Required for Laser Hair Removal?
There is no requirement for anesthesia, however at Ageless Beauty our clients are always offered the option of using a topical anesthetic cream prior to laser hair removal treatment on areas they feel may be sensitive.

Is Ageless Beauty’s Laser Hair Removal Permanent?
Laser Hair Removal can permanently disable the hair you have in an active growth cycle on the day of your treatment. Follicles that are not active will enter the growth phase in a few weeks and will then be treatable. Most active hair follicles must be treated more than once. Circumstances such as pregnancy, menopause, certain medications and hormonal conditions can trigger a dormant follicle to grow in. Dormant follicles are not active and therefore not able to be treated. The new growth, however, will be much lighter in color and considerably finer in texture because of the procedure. If this should happen, a touch-up treatment would be required.

Where can Laser Hair Removal be used?
Anywhere on the skin’s surface.

Can tanned skin be treated?
Tanned skin can be unsafe to treat so always inform us if you have been tanning or exposed to the sun within the last three weeks. We will adjust your treatment settings or alter your treatment regime accordingly to give you the safest most effective experience.

How long does the treatment take?
A treatment normally takes between 15 and 45 minutes, although time varies depending upon the area being treated.

How soon will I see results?
The hair that was treated will begin to work its way out of the follicle and will start to fall out between 10-14 days after the treatment.

Are there any potential side effects?
Side effects may include slight redness (most clients return to natural color within 20 -30 minutes). Pigmentary changes of the skin, blisters and hot spots are rare but occasionally occur.

What are the benefits of Laser Hair Removal Technique?

  1. The skin becomes smooth and silky.
  2. You get relief from shaving and waxing thus saving time.
  3. It saves yourself from the suffering of razor burns, cuts, and stubble etc.

How much does Laser Hair Removal Cost?
Each body area has a different price and every person’s skin requires a different number of treatments for the best results. Please contact us for a specific cost.

How Do I Get Started?

Schedule your Laser Hair Removal appointment  at Ageless Beauty 208-587-6100, 1140 American Legion Blvd. Mountain Home Idaho  or for more information about Laser Hair Removal click here to contact us.