Why Winter Is the Best Time for Laser Hair Removal

Why Winter Is the Best Time for Laser Hair Removal

While Laser Hair Removal can be performed any time of year, the fall and winter months are the best time for these reasons:It is easier to avoid sun exposureLaser hair removal works by targeting the melanin that lives within the hair follicle. So you want the hair to be darker than the surrounding tissue. In general, most people spend less time outdoors during the colder months and wear more clothing so it tends to be a great time of year to do laser treatments.   

Winning the Battle Against Age Spots & Skin Discolorations

Winning the Battle Against Age Spots & Skin Discolorations

One of the most obvious effects of sun damage is hyperpigmentation. Hyperpigmentation refers to any skin condition that is a result of having more than the normal amount of melanin (the pigment of the skin).In simple terms, hyperpigmentation literally means “over-pigmented”. The melanocytes, which are the cells that produce the melanin, are over stimulated by sun exposure, but can also be stimulated by hormones, exposure to some chemicals, injuries to the skin, and many forms of infl...