Unwanted Hair

Unwanted hair

Laser hair removal treatments are quicker than you may think. For example, to carry out a procedure on the underarm or the Brazilian area only takes 20 minutes.

Incidence: Very Common
○ Requires no medical diagnosis
○ Lab tests may be required

Many people have unwanted hair. While some are bothered by the inconvenience of tweezing or waxing, others experience extreme embarrassment due to the presence of hair in large areas of the body or where hair doesn’t commonly grow. Whatever the reason, unwanted hair can be eliminated with laser hair removal.

Cause of unwanted hair: This excess hair growth is caused by an increased level of male hormones (androgens). Although all women produce androgens, increased levels of androgens can lead to hirsutism.

Examples of excessive hair growth:

Excessive hair growth requires no medical diagnosis: Using laser hair removal you can prevent and eliminate ingrown hairs. If you have sensitive skin and experience skin irritation from shaving and waxing, this is a great, long-term option.

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Laser hair treatment
Laser hair removal

Removing Unwanted Hair:

Self-care laser hair removal treatment: We do not recommend using any consumer or prosumer laser hair removal services or products.

Our Clinical Laser Hair Removal Treatment:

Our Laser Hair removal is ultimately cost-effective and safer. You eliminate the expense of razors, shaving creams, and depilatory creams if you permanently remove hair with laser hair removal. And you will remove the need for monthly waxing appointments. The cost of waxing has increased while the cost of laser hair removal has decreased. The results of laser removal are far better than waxing, and you will save money over time. [ Learn More }


Dermatology Associates of Seattle makes recommendations that are best for your particular skin type and desired outcome starting with a brief consultation. Patient treatments and plans vary on skin type and circumstances, but its best to expect a reduction, verses a total eradication, of all hair. Typical response from our hair removal procedures is 80%-90% reduction of target hair growth. As with all treatments, individual results may vary. Our licensed dermatologists at Dermatology Associates of Seattle have perfected the process and are ready to work with you to remove unwanted hair. Reach out today and see if laser hair removal is right for your lifestyle.