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How can a person get rid of facial and neck hair if they are prone to keloids?

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Can a person get rid of facial and neck hair if they are prone to keloids?  Would laser hair removal be the way to go?

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You need to consult a DOCTOR to do the hair laser. NOT A TECHNICIAN .

Choosing the right laser for your skin color and being prepared to repeat the procedure multiple times.  Have one area tested first and see what you get.

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Laser Hair Removal can effectively and safely remove hair, even on a person with a history of keloids. It is important to have the correct laser for your skin type. Dark skin and dark hair can be very effectively treated with long pulsed nd:yag lasers such as the Candela Gentlelase laser. Because you have a history of keloids, you may with to start with a complimentary spot test just to see how your skin responds after one pulse with a hair removal laser.

 

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