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Laser Hair Removal FAQ Research

Laser Hair Removal Research

Scientific and medical journal extracts relating to the advanced laser hair removal treatment at VIVO Clinic.

Article Title: Comparison of SHR Mode IPL System with Alexandrite and Nd: YAG Lasers For Leg Hair Reduction

Source: U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine

Publication Date: 1st December 2012

Full Article: Available Here

There was only mild temporary erythema and perifollicular edema after some treatment sessions. However, none of the participants experienced pigmentation alterations, vesiculation, burns, infection or scarring.

A super hair removal (SHR) mode for IPL system exhibits the total energy applied per session, counted in kilojoules, to a precise area with the advantage of fewer side effects than the usual IPL.

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Article Title: Six-month follow-up multicenter prospective study of 368 patients, phototypes III to V, on epilation efficacy using an 810-nm diode laser at low fluence.

Source: U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine

Publication Date: 26th March 2011

Full Article: Available Here

Results obtained a high degree of patient satisfaction and a low index of adverse events. Laser epilation was well accepted regarding discomfort and was also complication-free for dark and tanned skins.

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