TLC Dermal Laser Clinic

FAQ's - Electrolysis

Facts About Hair Growth?

Hair begins to grow in an area with a major follicle producing a coarse hair, surrounded by finer follicles that may or may not be producing hair currently. It will often seem, after some electrolysis treatment, that the treated hair is regrowing somewhat finer.

The hair that seems to appear as regrowth often is new adjacent hair now beginning to grow. This is the reason it takes time to accomplish permanent removal of all the hair, the ones that are visibly growing and also those that have the potential to grow. When a hair is treated properly by electrolysis, it is removed PERMANENTLY and can never return.

It is very important to note that a series of REGULAR treatments will accomplish the best results.

Does It Hurt?

Electrolysis is NOT considered to be a painful procedure. However, people have different levels of sensitivity and something that is completely comfortable for one person may be less comfortable for another person, Most people undergoing treatment for the first time often say, "If I knew that's all there was to it, I'd have been here a lot sooner." Please realize, however, that tissue is being treated and that a sensation is to be expected.

Is It Permanent?

Electrolysis has been proven to permanently remove unwanted hair . Its permanency has been recognized by the medical profession with hundreds of articles having been written and published in the medical literature archives.

How Long Will It Take To Remove All My Excess Hair?

Many different factors determine the length of time necessary to completely remove all your unwanted hair.

» The type of hair you have (straight, wavy, curly) and what temporary methods of hair removal you have previously employed.

» The kind of skin you have: normal, fine or super-sensitive

» The location of the hair (some areas must be treated more slowly than others)

» The quantity of hair to be removed.

» The cause of your hair growth.

» Frequency of treatments is included because the more regularly you have treatments, the quicker you will be rid of your superfluous hair.

If you have any further question or concern,
Please do not hesitate to call 604-543-2121 toll free 1-877-543-2121.