There are different type of machines that are used for laser hair removal treatment for various hair textures and skin colors.
ND:YAG Laser. This machine is used for dark skin. This is the preferred system when it comes to hair removal for dark skin because it has weaker melanin absorption. Melanin refers to the dark pigment in skin and hair, and some lasers can’t tell the difference between melanin in hair and the melanin in dark skin.
Alexandrite Laser.This machine is great for olive skin. This laser has a slightly longer wavelength which makes it useable on a wide range of skin tones.
Ruby Laser. This laser is best used on very light skin. This is the oldest type of hair removal laser. It is great for fine hair.
You can get laser hair removal on most places on your body. You can get laser hair removal almost anywhere on the body.
- Arm pits
One place that is off limits when it comes to laser hair removal is the eyebrows or anywhere near your eyes. The eyes are sensitive to such strong light beams that come from the laser. You much wear protective eyewear while the laser hair removal treatment is being performed and it isn’t safe to do laser hair removal around the eyes area.