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Hair removal

Laser hair removal is a cosmetic treatment that can provide permanent hair removal. While it’s a popular option, it’s not right for everyone. To help you make an informed decision, here are the facts about different hair removal techniques that dermatologists share with their patients.

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Laser hair removal: Overview

When it comes to laser hair removal, there are plenty of misconceptions. Discover the truth from a board-certified dermatologist.

Laser hair removal: Preparation

To protect your health and find out what results you want, a dermatologist always offers a consultation before performing laser hair removal. Learn what questions to ask and what information to gather.

Laser hair removal: What to expect

To help you decide whether this treatment is right for you, you should review the following facts.

Laser hair removal for men

Today, more men than ever are seeking laser hair removal as a way to permanently eliminate unwanted hair. Watch this video to learn how laser hair removal can help treat issues like razor burn and ingrown hairs.

Hair removal

7 ways to remove unwanted hair

Discovering the benefits and drawbacks of the different ways to remove unwanted hair can help you choose the one that’s right for you.

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Hair removal: How to wax

At-home waxing can be an affordable method for hair removal, but it’s important to take precautions. For the best technique and results, dermatologists recommend these tips.