The SHR technology is the latest technology of permanent laser hair removal. Since it is relatively new to the market, many potential customers ask questions about the innovative method. How is the process of a SHR treatment? Is it painless? What should I do? These questions and more will be answered below. However, it is recommended to take personal information from a dermatologist or esthetician in your environment.
What does the term “SHR” stands for? It stands for “Super Hair Removal”. The developers took this name, because it’s the most effective method for removing unwanted hair until now. Although it is comparable to the laser hair removal or the IPL method, but you will notice significant differences in the employment.
Super Hair Removal is considered as a painless hair removal method
This kind of pulsed light treatment is absolutely painless. Only at very hairy body parts, it can happen that you feel the pulses of light and some warmth. Have felt the slightly unpleasant tingling, the total retail after treatment with the IPL or laser treatments method is not usually given. Like other laser hair removal methods, also in this case a thin layer of contact gel is applied, which is to cool the treated area. Of course, this contributes also to the aforementioned pain.The SHR method ist compatible with every part of your body, except the immediate surroundings of the eyes.
Every hair and skin type is suitable with the SHR treatment
Other than the laser and IPL method, you will have here the advantage that the skin and hair color won’t play a significant role. While previous methods were with a light complexion and dark hair, the condition for successful treatment, it means that must be fulfilled for the SHR method no specific skin type. Of course, light skin and dark hair still does best with the treatment, but in the SHR-technology is not only the melanin “attacks”, but equally the protein of the stem cells. For this reason, it should pose no difficulty to treat people with dark skin and bright, fine hair.
Of course there are some points that they should do before and after treatment: First, do not expose your skin, for at least two days prior to treatment, to strong UV light. Solarium or aggressive sunlight should be taboo, so painless, successful hair removal can be guaranteed. After the treatment you should avoid the sun or the tanning bed as well, because the skin is after the SHR procedure (like after all other high-energy hair removal processes) very sensitive. Besides, your body is not affected, so you can pursue your usual tasks safely. If you still go in the sun, you should choose a sunscreen with a high sun block factor.
Unwanted side effects can be easily be avoided
As you can see, in the SHR method compared to other hair removal methods to be considered rather uncertain, because the process is so pleasant and uncomplicated. However, you should take the advice of your dermatologist in each case seriously, so that there wouldn’t be any side effects and you can determine everything for the most effective results, for a long run smooth, beautiful skin.