Category Archives: Hair Removal

What You Need To Know Before Laser Hair Removal

Other than Botox injections, laser hair removal remains our most popular procedure here at Maine Laser Skin Care at both our Augusta and Scarborough locations.  Men and women both tend to have hair in areas of their bodies that should … Continue reading

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Spring Is the Best Time For Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is consistently the #1 laser treatment in the country, and has always been the #1 laser procedure here at Maine Laser Skin Care and Medi-Spa.  Additionally, laser hair removal ranks right up there with Botox as one … Continue reading

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Tired of Shaving Under Your Arms?

A recent patient encounter inspired this blog post about laser hair removal, specifically in the underarm area (i.e. the armpit).  Obviously, this is an area about which most, if not all, males do not worry, but is usually the bane for … Continue reading

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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

When it comes to Maine Laser Skin Care’s laser hair removal process, the legs and the bikini line are the most popular treatment areas for this procedure during the summer, particularly among women.   It is not very difficult to … Continue reading

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Those Pesky Ingrown Hairs!

Ingrown hairs affect everybody.  Men and women, young and old, all face these irritating and painful bumps at some point in their life. A common question I get all the time is, “Why do I get these ingrown hairs?”.  The … Continue reading

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The Best Laser For Your Skin

Most people do not know that the word “laser” is actually an acronym.  The letters in in the word “laser” stand for Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Basically, within devices that create laser beams, light is usually magnified … Continue reading

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Female Facial Hair: A Touchy Subject

Despite being a doctor and knowing lots obviously about the human body, I was unaware of the extent of the issues surrounding facial hair and women until I started my laser practice here at Maine Laser Skin Care.  It is … Continue reading

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Hair Removal Update

It is hard to believe, but laser hair removal is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year.  It was back in 1996 that a group of doctors first reported in medical journals about the use of a laser to remove unwanted … Continue reading

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Woman’s Best Friend? Laser Hair Removal

Studies have shown that the average American woman will spend at least 60 full days over her lifetime removing unwanted hair.  Polls also report that 85% of American women perform some type of hair removal on at least a weekly … Continue reading

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Hair Removal Guide and Trends

Here at Maine Laser Skin Care and Medi Spa, laser hair removal has been and continues to be a major treatment that I perform every single day.  Advances in laser technology over the past decade have produced devices that will … Continue reading

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