Can people of color get laser hair removal?

Anne M. Chapas, MD
Dermatology

Thanks to advances in technology, laser hair removal is no longer available only to people with fair skin, says dermatologist Dr. Anne Chapas. Watch the video to learn more about who can benefit from laser hair removal. .


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Hair Removal

Hair Removal

Shaving, waxing, tweezing, or hair threading -- no matter the method, the goal is to remove unwanted hair. Hair removal can be temporary, like shaving with a razor or using a depilatory cream. Laser hair removal provides permanent ...

results. The tool or treatment you choose may depend on the area of your body, your skin's sensitivity and the level of discomfort involved. Learn more about safely removing unwanted hair with expert advice from Sharecare.
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