Permanent hair removal methods

If you’re seeking > permanent hair removal, you have several imperfect options. A number of methods have been developed that use chemicals, energy of varying types, or a combination to target the areas that regulate hair growth. Permanently destroying these areas while sparing surrounding tissue is a difficult challenge. I recommend relying on a body of published, peer-reviewed scientific evidence to ensure the effectiveness of a method.

Permanent hair removal for most (only if done correctly)

Permanent hair reduction for some (primarily consumers with dark hair)

Lasting hair inhibition for many (requires continuous use)

Restricted methods

Doubtful methods

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