SHR FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
WHAT IS SUPER HAIR REMOVAL?
SHR stands for Super Hair Removal and it is the latest breakthrough innovation in IPL permanent hair reduction. When compared to traditional IPL hair removal treatments, SHR is faster, easier and best of all - virtually painless.
With SHR, you can experience comfortable hair reduction treatments in almost half the time of a traditional IPL session. The gradual heating method of the IPL SHR light delivery to the targeted hair follicle also means that treatments are comfortable and practically pain-free.
The rapid treatment times and superior comfort factor both make SHR a leading choice when seeking permanent and hassle-free hair removal solutions. In addition, SHR offers a great way to save on the ongoing cost and time spent on waxing, shaving and depilatory creams.
SHR excels in virtually painless and rapid hair removal from larger areas. All LUX Series SHR devices also come with standard IPL to remove unwanted hair from even more difficult to access treatment areas.
HOW IS SHR IPL HAIR REMOVAL DIFFERENT?
SHR technology is a breakthrough innovation in IPL treatment. The difference between IPL SHR and other IPL machines is that SHR scans the treatment area and utilises high pulse repetition rates at low energy levels rather than delivering individual high intensity shots to the treatment area.
IS SHR IPL HAIR REMOVAL RIGHT FOR ME?
Dark, coarse, fine, blonde and red hair all respond well to SHR IPL hair removal treatments.
WHICH PARTS OF THE BODY CAN SHR TREAT?
SHR is suited to larger treatment areas that can be scanned by the SHR hand piece. You can remove unwanted hair from the legs, arms, back, bikini line and more with SHR. SHR excels in virtually painless and rapid hair removal from larger areas. All LUX Series SHR devices also come with standard IPL to remove unwanted hair from even more difficult to access treatment areas.
HOW MANY TREATMENTS WILL I NEED?
This depends on your individual hair type. Most clients require 8 - 10 sessions to achieve optimum results, though hair will reduce and become finer fro, the very first treatment. For some, a yearly maintenance treatment may be required.
HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO WAIT BETWEEN TREATMENTS?
SHR IPL hair removal treatments must be conducted at regular intervals and this varies depending on the area getting treated. As an example, the face may be treated at 2 - 4 week intervals, while the chest, back and legs may be treated every 8 weeks.
WHAT CAN I EXPECT AFTER MY SHR IPL SESSIONS?
Facial hair will take 7 - 10 days to fall our while body hair may take 2 - 3 weeks.