Pre & Post Treatment Care

Pre-Treatment Care for Laser Hair Removal

  • Shave the area 24 hours before treatment with new razor
  • No plucking, tweezing or waxing for at least 1 month before treatment
  • Do not use bleach or any hair removal creams for 2 weeks prior to treatment
  • You must use SPF 30 (minimum) on the area daily
  • Laser treatments cannot and will not be done if client has fake tan or natural tan on the day of treatment
  • Before treatment please inform your therapist if you are taking any medication (antibiotics etc) or if your medication has changed since your last visit
  • Avoid the use of sunbeds, fake tan, tanning injections, tanning tablets and sun exposure
  • Avoid the use of make-up, body lotions and deodorants on the area prior to coming for your treatment

Post-Treatment Care for Laser Hair Removal

  • Apply Aloe Vera on the area to help soothe the skin
  • No heat treatments, ie hot showers, baths, sauna, jacuzzi for 24 hours
  • No vigourous sweating, ie gym, running for 24 hours
  • Avoid sun exposure on the area
  • Do not apply any deodorants or lotions to the area that has been treated for 24 hours
  • Exfoliate the area one week after treatment to encourage the hairs to fall out
  • Use sunscreen daily
  • Avoid picking or scratching the treated area
  • Shaving is the only method of hair removal in between treatments