Preparing for Treatment
How do I prepare for treatment?
Patients scheduled for hair removal should stop waxing, tweezing , threading, or chemical hair removal products at least 4 weeks prior to treatment. You may and should be shaved at your appointment. Skin should be thoroughly cleaned and dried.
What can I expect after treatment?
Sunscreen must be used on area being treated for duration of treatments.
Are there side effects?
Your risks are minimal. Side effects may include purpura (a laser bruise), redness, blistering, hyperpigmentation, hypopigmentation, and swelling in the treated area - these usually do not last more than a few days. Permanent side effects are rare.
Are these treatments covered by insurance?
Insurance companies do not offer reimbursement for cosmetic procedures.
North Jersey Laser Associates, LLC
349 Passaic Ave
Nutley, New Jersey 07110