IPL/SHR HAIR REMOVAL 

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All clients are required to have a consultation and test patch prior to commencing treatment, including those who have had treatments in the past.

At this appointment we will discuss treatment options, pre and after care and pricing.

Even if you have had treatments in the past, this process must be performed first, it is not only a safety requirement for yourself, but a legal insurance requirement for the clinic.

We follow the strictest guidelines for your safety and to ensure you have an efficacious treatment.

What is SHR hair removal?

SHR is the latest in state-of-the-art Intense Pulsed Light Treatments (IPL) and is able to deliver a pain-free permanent hair removal, in as little as half the time of standard IPL. By gradually heating the hair follicle our SHR treatments disrupt the hair follicle's growth, so you can look forward to a lifetime of smooth skin with only occasional maintenance required. Say goodbye to a lifetime of waxing, shaving, and plucking!

 

Is IPL hair removal right for me? 

While SHR IPL works best on darker shades of hair.  Your clinician will provide a detailed assessment during your consultation. White, grey, red and blonde hair with little no pigment, unfortunately, cannot be treated with this hair removal method, but can be treated via our advanced method.

Can you treat white or red hair?

We can, however we need to treat this different as white hairs reflect light and red hair cannot be seen by red light (the color used for hair reduction). In these cases for fine vellus hair, white, grey or red hair we treat using another method. Pricing will be different for these hair types

Some red and white hair can be treated with SHR first, once SHR is no longer effective we switch to our other advanced method.

How many treatments does it take?

This depends on your individual hair type. Most clients require 8-10 sessions to achieve brilliant results. Hair reduces and becomes finer from the very first treatment. For some, an occasional maintenance treatment may be required, usually 1 treatment every 6 months.  

How does it feel?

SHR IPL hair removal is a pain-free treatment, involving the application of heat to the skin which will cause a warming sensation. A cooling system is used throughout treatment to enhance your comfort. The feeling of a flicking sensation or heat may be felt.

 

I’ve had my first hair removal session. When can I come back for my next one?

SHR IPL hair removal treatments must be conducted at intervals and this varies depending on the area getting treated. As an example, the face may be treated at 2-4 week intervals, Brazilian and underarms at 4-6 weekly, while the chest, back and legs may be treated every 6-8 weeks.

Our highly trained staff will design a hair removal treatment plan specifically for you, so you can achieve optimum results.

If you have 3 to 4 treatments before a gap in your treatments, this will not affect anything as teh majority of hairs will still be growing in the same phase, however stopping before your third treatment means many are still growing at different intervals and this could mean a few more treatments

 

Pre Treatment Information

Pre IPL Treatment Recommendations (Hair Removal)

Do not wax, pluck, use depilatory creams or undertake electrolysis for 4 weeks prior to treatment, and in between treatments

Do not use prescription strength exfoliant creams (Retin-A and Alpha Hydroxy) for 2 weeks prior to treatment

Do not shave for up to 2 weeks prior to your test patch appointment. Please shave the night before all subsequent treatments

After care

There may be some mild heat and redness in areas that have been treated.  Wear loose clothing to your appointment so the heat is not trapped in the treatment area post treatment.

Sooth any redness and sensitivity with Skinstitut Laser Aid $49, this will continue to draw heat out of the skin and keep the area cool and hydrated. Laser Aid can be applied liberally for 3-5 days or until the skin has returned to its pre-treatment state approximately 2 days post treatment up to 4 times per day with clean hands.

Avoid shaving, waxing or plucking hair, exfoliation, excessive sweating, swimming or saunas, very hot showers and tight restrictive clothing for 24 hours post treatment.

It is advised to avoid exposing the area to direct sunlight after your treatment and always use SPF in the treated areas

PACKAGES AVAILABLE PRE PAY 5 GET 1 FREE

LADIES UPPER BODY

Consultation $49

Between brows $35

Chin $35

Lip $35

Lip and Chin combo $60

Sideburns $45

Cheeks $45

Jawline $45

Neck $49

Full face combo (lip+chin+cheeks+sideburns+jawline) Ladies $110

Underarms $59

1/2 Arms $89

Full arms $99

Hands and Fingers $49

Areola $45

Breasts $59

Navel $49

If you choose or need IPL for large areas such as arms or legs,  add on $50 per session for arms, legs

LADIES LOWER BODY

Bikini $69

G String $79

Brazilian $99

Brazilian and Underarm combo $129

Buttocks $59

Between the cheeks $49

1/2 Legs $100

3/4 Legs $120

Full Legs $150

Back of thighs $45

Feet and Toes $45

If you choose IPL or need E Light add on $50 per session for arms, legs

MENS TREATMENTS

Consultation $49

Between the brows $35

Nose or ears $35

Beard $69

Neck $49

Beard + Neck combo $99

Chest $89

Chest + Stomach combo $109

Stomach $79

Navel $49

Shoulders $49

1/4 back $69

1/2 back $89

Full back $109

Back and shoulders combo $129

Buttocks $59

Between the cheeks $49

If you choose of need IPL for large areas (legs, arms) add $50

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