Laser Hair Removal in San Francisco, CA
Summer isn’t the only time to show off your skin! Unwanted or dark hair can make you feel uncomfortable or unattractive. Break out those shorts and t-shirts because laser hair removal from board-certified San Francisco plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Aycock can give you the silky smooth skin of your dreams!
What Is Laser Hair Removal?
Laser hair removal is the process of using a specially targeted, concentrated laser to destroy the hair follicles and lessen or even prevent the regrowth of hair. Dr. Aycock is a certified international trainer and speaker on the use of state-of-the-art Light and Laser Systems.
For women, target treatment areas include the bikini line, legs, face, and arms. Men tend to have laser hair removal done on their back, shoulders, or chest. The laser used in hair removal is gentle enough for nearly any kind of skin surface.
Benefits of Laser Hair Removal*
In addition to improving the tone and texture of skin, people who have had laser hair removal report the following benefits:
- Smoother, softer skin – no more nicks and cuts from razor blades.
- A more positive body image.
- The self-confidence to wear tank tops, sleeves, and shorts in public without worrying about unwanted hair.
How Is Laser Hair Removal Performed?
Laser hair removal is quick and easy – and you can even have a treatment done on your lunch hour! The treatment itself may feel like a rubber band being snapped against your skin. If this is uncomfortable to you, Dr. Aycock can provide a topical numbing cream to help desensitize the area being treated. As an example, the underarm area can generally be treated in around 20 minutes or so.
Preparing for Laser Hair Removal
With any type of laser treatment, you may be asked to undergo a specific skin care regimen to better prepare your skin. Full details will be provided to you at your free consultation.
Laser Hair Removal Recovery*
There’s no downtime and minimal discomfort associated with laser hair removal recovery.
How Much Does Laser Hair Removal Cost?
The cost of laser hair removal in San Francisco varies depending on the area being treated. Dr. Aycock provides convenient financing options, including CareCredit®; to help cover the cost of your treatment, and you may be approved in as little as an hour. Visa®, MasterCard®, and Discover® are also accepted, and you’ll enjoy a FREE CONSULTATION on your first visit to our office.
Is Laser Hair Removal Right for Me?*
The most important points to keep in mind if you’re considering undergoing any kind of skin treatment is that no two treatments are alike and no two results are the same. Your results will depend on many factors including your overall health, the area being treated, and your body’s natural response to the treatment. Dr. Aycock takes patient comfort very seriously and will take the time to completely answer your questions and address your concerns.
Why Choose Dr. Aycock?
With over 25 years of plastic surgery experience, Dr. Aycock is a board-certified surgeon who has performed a number of both structural and cosmetic surgeries over the years. As one of the most awarded and trusted surgeons in the Bay Area, you can rest assured that Dr. Aycock will personally attend to your questions, comfort, and needs from the very first visit.
What to Expect During Your Consultation
Dr. Aycock will take the time to go over your complete medical history to ensure there are no conflicts or issues that could arise during or after your treatment procedure. He will discuss your goals and anticipated outcome of your surgery, as well as answer any questions you may have. Depending on the type of procedure you plan to have done, he may examine the area being treated. Every consultation is done with the utmost professional courtesy and thorough explanation of each step to ensure that you are informed and comfortable with the process. Once you feel fully assured and satisfied with the answers, you can move forward with scheduling your treatment.
Additional Laser Treatments
Laser hair removal is a smart, no-nonsense way to remove unwanted hair from your body. Contact our office today to schedule your free consultation!
*The content of this website is intended to be general information. It is provided only as a service. It is not medical advice and not intended to be taken as medical advice. The content of this site should not be used to diagnose or treat a medical or health condition and is in no way meant to be a substitute for or delay the seeking of appropriate or professional medical care. Individual results may vary.