Laser Hair Removal
The Icon MaxR
The MaxR hand attachment utilizes Icon’s optimized light technology for permanent hair reduction on all skin types, including tanned skin. The large spot size quickly covers larger areas such as the back, legs, and chest. This tool utilizes the use of a high energy light source to destroy hair follicles at their source for significant hair reduction on large areas such as the back, legs and chest.
What kind of ICON IPL - Laser Hair removal results can I expect? After series of 5-7 ICON IPL treatments, you can expect 50-75% permanent reduction.
Is the ICON IPL - Laser Hair removal painful? The use of dynamic cooling and topical anesthetic cream can make your laser hair removal program comfortable.
How long will the ICON IPL Laser Hair removal results last? Hair follicles that are damaged by the ICON IPL laser light are killed permanently and will not regrow. The average percentage of hair that can be permanently killed ranges between 50-80%. The hair follicles that are killed will never grow back.
Is there maintenance required after the ICON IPL- Laser Hair removal? For those hair follicles that are not permanently killed, a maintenance treatment program will be required. If the hair follicle is not killed, the sleeping phase is greatly prolonged, the growth cycles are synchronized and the hair shafts are smaller and lighter.
The MaxR laser is ideal for patients that are resistant to traditional forms of laser treatment, and can contribute to more significant hair reduction. Within three to five treatments, the appearance of dark spots can be improved drastically. There is significantly less irritation than traditional hair removal methods, and larger areas can be treated at once which makes the procedure much shorter. The entire procedure is very short, and will be over just as quickly as it takes for you to shave. MaxR laser treatments are suitable for all skin types, including tanned skin