IPL vs Laser Hair Removal

IPL vs Laser Hair Removal

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  • Minimal Patient Discomfort  
  • Topical anesthetics are usually not requested nor a cold pack for several minutes before treatments.
  • Less procedural time
  • All treatments can be done in less than an hour  
  • Generates a pulse of intense concentrated light directly to the hair follicle without transferring excessive heat to the surrounding skin  


  • Painful treatments
  • Requires an anesthesia or cold packs prior to treatment
  • Extensive procedural time
  • Light scatters energy to surrounding skin to cause potential irritation or burns to the skin