Laser Hair Removal In Tampa and Brandon, FL
Remove Unwanted Hair The Easy And Safe Way!
Are you tired of waxing and shaving and ready for soft, smooth and great looking skin? Laser hair removal is non-invasive and can bring about that magical transformation to your life. Florida Aesthetics utilizes proven and FDA-cleared laser to ensure you get the maximum benefit from our long-lasting and speedy hair removal treatment. Laser can target and destroy the pigment in the hair follicle, regardless of your color and complexion.
Thanks to advancements in laser technologies and to our board-certified and experienced staff, unwanted facial and body hair is a thing of the past. No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors! Cleared for permanent hair reduction, our FDA-cleared laser can treat men and women of all skin types and tones safely and effectively. We can even treat suntanned skin.
Here at Florida Aesthetics and Medical Weight Loss, we use proven laser technologies approved by the FDA to spare you the agony and frustrations of using these painful hair removal techniques. Laser hair removal saves the ongoing costs of whatever recurring technique you use. Make a one-time lifetime investment and stop incurring ongoing costs. We can even help you with easy financing.
Cutera CoolGlide® Laser Hair Removal
For Women & Men of All Skin Types and Tones
Now men and women alike are making unwanted facial and body hair a thing of the past - thanks to the Cutera CoolGlide Laser. No more painful waxing, electrolysis or razors! The CoolGlide laser delivers 21st century technology for treatment of this distressing problem. Cleared for permanent hair reduction, the CoolGlide laser can treat men and women of all skin types safely and effectively, year-round. Even patients with a suntan.
The Cutera CoolGlide Difference
The Cutera CoolGlide was designed to be the most outstanding laser hair removal system on the market for all skin types, from light to dark, including tanned patients. Its unique design, longer wavelength, and innovative cooling allow extremely effective, safe and permanent results.
What do CoolGlide treatments feel like?
As the name implies, the CoolGlide handpiece cools and soothes as it glides along your skin. When the pulse of light is delivered, some patients experience a mild pinching or stinging sensation. No local anesthesia or pain medication is typically required; however some patients may prefer to use a topical anesthetic when sensitive areas are treated.
How many treatments will I need?
Most areas require 3-6 treatments. However, the number of CoolGlide treatments required for optimal long-term benefits depends on multiple factors - hair thickness, the area treated and your hair's growth cycle. Interestingly, not all hairs are actively growing at the same time and actually go through three distinct phases: growth, regression, and resting. CoolGlide treatments work by disabling the hair that is principally in the active growth phase at the time of treatment. Since other hairs will enter this active growth phase at different times, additional treatments may be necessary to disable all of the hair follicles in a given area.
What happens after the treatment?
Immediately following your CoolGlide treatment, the area may appear a bit red and swollen. Three to seven days after treatment you may experience what seems to be regrowth of hair. Actually, most of these hairs are being shed as a result of your treatment and are not regrowing. Between treatments you should not wax or pluck your hair, but it is permissible to shave.
What are the possible side effects?
Although patients experience few side effects, the most commonly noticed are slight reddening and local swelling of the skin, similar to a sunburn. These effects typically last for several hours or less. In rare instances, blistering may occur. Consult with your medical professional for complete information on the benefits and risks of treatment.
How does the CoolGlide compare with electrolysis?
Electrolysis is a tedious, invasive, and painful process that involves inserting a needle into each individual hair follicle and delivering an electrical charge to them one at a time. Electrolysis often requires years of treatments at regular intervals. By delivering light energy to hundreds of hair follicles at a time, the CoolGlide effectively treats an area in just seconds that would take over an hour with electrolysis.