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ProWave – Northland location

Rid yourself of that unwanted hair. The ProWave hair removal system delivers a specially tailored light source for permanent hair reduction for a wide range of skin types. Multiple treatments are necessary during your hair growth cycles in order to achieve desired results.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What areas can be treated?

A: 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.

Q: What do treatments feel like?

A: 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.

Q: How many treatments will I need?

A: 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.

Q: What happens after treatment?

A: Immediately after treatment, the area may appear a bit red and swollen. You can return to normal activities right away, but some redness may occur. The use of sunscreen is recommended.

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