It is suggested that you avoid the sun for 4-6 weeks before and 2 weeks after treatment at our Albany, NY facility. Sun protection with an SPF of 30 should be worn at all times. You should avoid electrolysis, plucking, and waxing 4-6 weeks prior to your treatment.
If you have a history of peri-oral herpes, prophylactic antiviral therapy should be taken to avoid a possible outbreak.
In some cases, it may be suggested for people with darker complexions to use a bleaching cream 4-6 weeks prior to the start of treatments to help avoid the possibility of pigmentation irregularities. Our staff is ready to consider your needs and make sure that you are treated effectively and safely with laser hair removal. Albany, NY, residents and visitors can trust we will answer any questions you have. To learn more about our services, please contact our office today.