Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal Victoria

Get Rid of Unwanted Hair Permanently

Using a combination of Xeo Coolglide Proave 770 and Nd:YAG Laser, we can target all dark hair, including the most superficial to the deeper hairs.

Please note lasers cannot treat blonde, red or gray hairs; Derma Spa offers electrolysis and waxing as effective treatment options for lighter hair removal.

  1. The ProWave Difference.

    The ProWave hair removal system delivers a specially tailored light source for permanent hair reduction.  Cutera’s newest hair removal innovation provides treatment for a wide range of skin types.  An additional patient benefit is the ability of the handpiece to treat large areas such as women’s legs and men’s backs – quickly and safely.

  2. What areas can be treated with ProWave?

    ProWave can remove hair from all parts of the body including the face, legs, arms, underarms, and back.  It can also treat sensitive areas like the chest, nipples, and bikini line.

  3. What do ProWave treatments feel like?

    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.

  4. How many ProWave treatments will I need?

    Most areas require 3-6 treatments.  However, the number of treatments required for optimal long-term benefits depends on multiple factors – hair thickness, the area treated and your hair’s growth cycle.  Each hair grows at a different rate and goes through three distinct phases: growth, regression, and resting.  ProWave treatments work by disabling the hair that is principally in the active growth phase at the time of treatment.  Since other hairs will enter the active growth phase at different times, additional treatments may be necessary to disable all of the hair follicles in a given area. 

  5. What happens after the treatment?

    Immediately following your ProWave 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.

  6. Are there any restrictions on my activity after treatment?

    Following the treatment, you can return to your normal activities right away, but some redness may occur.  The use of sunscreen is recommended on any treated areas exposed to the sun.  In addition, your physician may recommend that you use a specially formulated skin care product line or prescribe a skin care regimen especially formulated for your skin type.

  7. What are the possible side effects?

    Although patients experience few side effects, those 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.

  8. How does ProWave compare with other hair removal methods?

    Shaving, waxing, and depilatory creams are all temporary methods which must be repeated on a frequent basis.  ProWave offers permanent hair reduction for lasting results. 

  9. How does ProWave 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 treatment at regular intervals.  By delivering light energy to hundreds of hair follicles at a time, ProWave effectively treats an area in just seconds that would take an hour with electrolysis.

  10. Why is ProWave a good choice over other hair removal systems?

    Using the latest technology in hair removal, ProWave can rapidly treat large areas safely and effectively on patients with a wide range of skin types.  The cooled hand piece increases patient comfort and minimizes the adverse skin reaction commonly seen with other light sources.

The following are areas that can be treated:

• Upper lip – $99
• Partial Chin – $99
• Full Chin – $150
• Neck – $250
• Face – $350
• Beard – $400
• Forearms – $300
• Underarms – $150
• Full Arms – $400
• Bikini – classic – $150
• Bikini – plus – $225
• Bikini – Brazilian – $300
• Thighs – $500
• Lower Leg – $400
• Full Leg – 800
• Chest – per consultation
• Back – per consultation

*These prices are estimates. All laser hair treatments are priced based on individualized assessments in order to maximize results.

Before & After

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*Individual results may vary. Click here to set up a consultation with one of our professional service providers to determine if a treatment is right for you.

“I came to Derma Spa because I was tired of shaving my legs. It was time for laser hair removal and I had heard great things about you. Your team was experienced and knowledgeable and answered all of my questions. I was impressed that the laser technician that performed my treatment has been working with this technology for 9 years and is currently teaching colleagues how to administer treatments in their own practices! You and your staff have been exceptional in customer service and technique. I will definitely recommend you to my friends.” – Jacquie

*Individual results may vary. Click here to set up a consultation with one of our professional service providers to determine if a treatment is right for you.