Does Philips Lumea permanently remove hair?
Salons use a very high-intensity light for this procedure, which can be painful. Whereas, the flashes released by Philips Lumea are much gentler. However, both treatments give the same hair removal results. 100% permanent hair removal is highly unlikely, regardless of whether you use IPL at your home or at a salon.
Can Philips Lumea be used on pubic hair?
For females, Lumea is safe and gentle enough to treat the entire bikini area : the bikini line, mons pubis, labia majora, perineum. IPL is not suitable for the ‘inner parts’ of the bikini area , therefore you should never use Lumea on the labia minora, vagina or anus.
Can I do laser hair removal on my breast?
Surprisingly, some of the least uncomfortable areas for laser hair removal for women are the breasts . Additionally, laser hair removal in the breast areas can be performed quickly, in most instances taking just a few minutes.
Is IPL as effective as laser hair removal?
Laser technology is simply much more effective , and achieves substantially better results than IPL with most clients achieving optimal results of permanent hair removal of 80% or greater after four to eight treatments. However, IPL machines do have an important place in the treatment of skin.
Can I use Lumea every week?
Do I need to keep using Philips Lumea once my skin is hair-free? To maintain hair-free skin, we recommend repeating the Lumea treatment every four to eight weeks . This will keep your hair roots inactive and prevent hair from growing back.
How long does Philips Lumea machine last?
What the Philips Lumea does : It is designed to give six months of hair-free smoothness.
Do you have to shave before using Philips Lumea?
Start by removing the hair from your skin Start your treatment by first removing all hair from your skin. You can choose to shave , epilate or wax the areas you intend to treat. If you choose to wax, we recommend that you wait at least 24 hours before using Philips Lumea .
Does hair fall out after IPL?
Around two weeks after your IPL treatment your hair will shed and fall out . At this time you will be able to gently remove it with a washcloth in the bath or shower. When your hair is shedding, let it fall out naturally. Please do not pluck or wax the treatment area!
Can I use Philips Lumea on my breast?
They do work, but they may take a lot longer to see results. If you are doing it around your breasts , the beam does not penetrate as deep as a regular machine. You should be fine using your home laser, we do laser around the breasts pretty often.
How do you get rid of hair on your boobs and stomach?
Waxing. You can remove hair with sugaring or waxing, but this can be painful on the delicate skin of your breasts . Don’t try to wax your own nipple hairs . Instead, go to a salon or waxing boutique and talk with a trained aesthetician about your options.
Why I have hair on my breast?
Just like other skin surfaces on the body, the areola (dark circle around the nipple ) contains hair follicles, so hair on the breast is considered normal. Shaving or plucking could lead to inflection, so if the hair is bothersome, it’s best to cut with a small scissors. Inverted nipples.
What’s better IPL or laser?
The key difference between laser and IPL is the type of light. IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) is a broadband pulsed light source, whereas laser is a monochromatic coherent light source. Therefore Professional laser will lead to fast results as well as being suitable to darker skin tones.
Can I use IPL on my balls?
Depends on your testicles ! LPL works best on light skin and dark hair. The light skin allows light to pass through and dark hair follicles absorb the light and get frazzled. On my scrotum the IPL had to be turned down and it took 8 weekly sessions to reduce the hair by approx 80%.
Does IPL hurt more than laser?
Pain rating: The single, more pointed beam of light used during laser treatment is often reported to be more painful than IPL treatment. The bonus of IPL treatment is that it’s much safer to use as the light is less concentrated, and so can be used at-home risk-free for long-lasting results.