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#126209 - 04/12/18 02:04 PM Electrolysis following laser
Pkanji Offline
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Hi all,

Sorry if I am missing anything here- I have had almost twelve sessions of laser hair removal (although not always consistent). On my body- I am happy with the results on my legs, bikini and lower and under arms.

I started on my upper back, upper arms and chest a few years back and broke out terribly with postules and had terrible follicititus. Now that I have stopped laser it seems to have gone.

I actually realise there’s more hair growth now in these areas than before.. and am thinking of having electrolysis on my breasts underneath and lower back and buttocks- for now.

I have some reservations though - I know it’s a long process and I am willing to be patien but will this get rid of all the dots I currently have they’re like black dots from where the hairs were and also would this take at least a few years..?

I don’t have many hairs and they are fine.

Thanks

Puja

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#126211 - 04/13/18 03:56 AM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
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What are those dots you're talking about? Ingrown hairs, hyper pigmentation, beauty marks, other?

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#126217 - 04/13/18 11:18 AM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
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space junk. Bits of trapped dead hair from laser.
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#126223 - 04/13/18 05:44 PM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: zapmyface]
Pkanji Offline
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Sorry, I should have been clearer.

They’re not ingrown hairs but more like black dots left after shaving on legs, let’s say, like strawberry legs but not as prominent. I still have fine hairs in those areas so I’m not sure the hairs were “killed” off.

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#126224 - 04/13/18 05:45 PM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Iluv2zap]
Pkanji Offline
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Originally Posted By Iluv2zap
space junk. Bits of trapped dead hair from laser.

Thank you- I still have hairs growing in some spaces, would electrolysis diminish these..? I have this just under my boobs on my stomach

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#126227 - 04/13/18 10:02 PM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
Iluv2zap Offline
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electrolysis can kill any hairof any type size or color.
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#126243 - 04/15/18 07:05 AM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
Pkanji Offline
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Thank you Seana.
I have a few questions:

Could electrolysis lead to follicititus..? I ask because I essentially want tiger rid of this on my breasts and in between... laser lead to this and I have been told that fine hair should be left alone.

I have sensitive skin so am anxious about getting this done.

Many thanks, puja

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#126244 - 04/15/18 07:55 AM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
Pkanji Offline
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Registered: 03/28/18
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Thank you Seana.
I have a few questions:

Could electrolysis lead to follicititus..? I ask because I essentially want tiger rid of this on my breasts and in between... laser lead to this and I have been told that fine hair should be left alone.

I have sensitive skin so am anxious about getting this done.

Many thanks, puja

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#126250 - 04/15/18 10:59 AM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
Iluv2zap Offline
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Not really.hairs themselves can though.folliculitus is caused be repeated irritation (such as by a hair, folliculitus barbae) and post electrolysis if a good dilation is performed then electrolysis never has to be performed on that follicle again
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http://electrolysisbyseana.com

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#126251 - 04/15/18 12:41 PM Re: Electrolysis following laser [Re: Pkanji]
Pkanji Offline
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Are pimples possible where the hair “should have been” as I would essentially be getting rid of any baby hair ...

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