questionslaser hair removal - yes or no? where?

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I would recommend going to a dermatologist and ask for opinions. Before you go to the doc, find a good one and ask for reviews of him/her.

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If you have read more horror stories than good I would say no.

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I'll definitely reaffirm the opinion that checking in with a dermatologist beforehand is important in making an informed decision. Like others, I have heard a pretty wide gamut in the stories - anywhere from people being thrilled with the results to wanting to sue...

However, I'd definitely say to be very wary of the sources of any such stories. Secondhand and many internet sources of bad stories are quite often too unreliable, for a couple of reasons. One is because you always get crazy exaggerations and variations on a couple of stories that have spread through lots of ignorant folks who may unwittingly screw up details with anything remotely technical. Another is because the internet is a great source for lots of complaining rants and very rarely equally expresses the opinions of those who may have been satisfied - it's a breeding ground for complaints.

Good luck with the decision!

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Hahahahaha. There's an ad for "VISS - Laser Hair Removal results at Home" on the right side of my screen right now. Only $545. Which is actually probably cheaper in the long run considering laser is not permanent. (Btw, that thing isn't laser, it's IPL, they're just advertising laser quality results.)

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Are you asking about a simple removal or a series of treatments to permanently eradicate the hair? In the long run, permanent removal may be a wiser use of your money. Usually takes 4 to 6 treatments of an area.

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Where? Isn't that personal question that only you can answer? If it were me, I'd pick my eyebrows because that is just plain FREAKY!

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@prettywootprincess: Most of the laser hair removal processes only remove dark hair, so if you have (for instance) several bristle type hairs that are white or very light, the process will not remove them. Find the best facial provider in your area, and ask them who does the best job at laser hair removal. They are more likely to give you a good starting point, because they see the results.