13 07 laser hair removal info lightsheer duetDescription: The LightSheer Duet laser hair-removal system that applies gentle suction to the skin, which enables the laser intensity to be lowered while still achieving a high level of hair reduction with less pain and increased speed of treatment.

How it’s done: LightSheer Duet laser hair-removal system can be used on all areas, including face, arms, legs and torso. The ideal patient is someone who has hairs which are pigmented brown or black, with skin that is lighter in colour. The number of treatments needed varies patient to patient. An average number of sessions is five to six, and results last for years.

Complications: It is normal to experience some redness and swelling around the hair follicle.

Recovery time: Handle the skin gently for the first 24 hours after treatment. It's also important to avoid the sun for one month prior to and one month following the laser hair removal treatment.

Cost: Prices depend on the size of the area; an upper lip is $150 per treatment while a full back is about $700 per treatment.