Laser hair removal is a procedure that is offered at Southeastern Dermatology located in the Knoxville, TN community. Dr. Matthew Doppelt and his team consult with patients interested in addressing unwanted hair on their body and educate them on the advantages of laser hair removal.
Laser hair removal is a cosmetic procedure offered at Southeastern Dermatology for patients who are unhappy with their regular routine of tweezing, waxing, and shaving. Hair on the body is welcome on the scalp, but rarely elsewhere. Men and women who have hair on the body may feel self-conscious. They may spend a lot of time and money grooming these areas regularly to look and feel better about themselves. Instead of going through life removing unwanted hair each and every day, patients begin to consider the advantages of laser hair removal.
Laser hair removal can provide optimum results when done correctly. The procedure should be done several times, spaced approximately six weeks apart, to catch hair follicles in the proper growth phase. The laser light damages the follicles and keeps them from producing hair ever again. When done regularly and consistently, patients will be able to enjoy reduction and even full removal of hair in the treatment area. The procedure is not a “one time deal” and must be performed with several sessions to ensure optimum results. This may mean anywhere from six to ten treatments depending on the hair growth cycles and the way the hair responds to the laser therapy sessions.
Treatment areas can vary. Anywhere on the body where hair grows can be addressed with laser hair removal. This includes areas such as the:
Dr. Matthew Doppelt and his team at Southeastern Dermatology encourage patients to take the time to book a consultation visit to learn about the advantages of laser hair removal and how it can dramatically improve one’s quality of life and the way they feel about their appearance. Both men and women can enjoy the benefits of treatment.