Hair removal has become an essential beauty routine in today’s time. Everyone are in the craze of removing hair from their bodies. Waxing and shaving became very common these days. Even men have started incorporating these beauty habits in their lifestyle. Well there are various kinds of ways for removing the hair from the body. And each of these cause pain in own their unique way.
Like obviously who doesn’t want to look pretty or handsome, everyone does. We all are here to look all good in hoods. And hair removal is one such efforts we put in to make us look more appealing and happening to others . But there are certain effects of this on the skin. Not everyone are non -skin sensitive. There are a lot of people who are born or developed with few skin sensitivity conditions. This shall definitely affect the skin while hair removal process .
Sometimes you may feel all good about hair removing but in future you might have to face some issues due to its after effects on the skin. Few might experience the side effects like redness, rashes, itching sensation, skin irritation and some temporary discomfort. And this may vary from.the type of skin and its hair color.
The traditional hair removal techniques are waxing (hot & cold waxing) , threading, use of depilatory creams and shaving. It’s no more any secret that all methods cause pain.
Itching is one common side effect found in most of the people during and after the regular hair removal process.
The laser hair removal treatment is a non painful method invented for removal of hair. It is claimed that there are less risk factors due to this.
Basically this process involves heat to burn the hair in order to remove the unwanted hair from the body. Sometimes in this process it can also lead to skin burns to the people.
The skin gains redness in the following days of the process and might also cause swelling I’m the treated areas of the skin around the follicle.
The people with dark complexion can face little more problems as the dark colour absorbs more amount of laser light and this may cause skin problems.
Laser treatment might also cause hyperpigmentation or hypo pigmentation. Hyperpigmentation is a condition where the skin colour becomes darker with the absorption of the laser light and Hypo pigmentation is the case where the skin colour becomes lighter depending upon the production of melanin. This directly affects the skin and is responsible for the unusual colour change of the skin.
People with sensitive skin also may suffer from some skin infections
Mild bruises can also be found on the skin and all such side effects can be shortly disappear in future.
Depilatory substances are applied on the skin remove hair from the different parts of the body. This is also a painless procedure but involves the application of few harsh chemicals on the skin which again can cause some bad or side effects on the skin. These chemicals can harm the hair and might collapse the structure of hair.
Skin irritation are usually occurred to this process.
Allergic reactions happen on your skin with the existence of chemicals in the cream.
Chemical burns are also caused due to depilitant and moreover they have bad odor which could make us feel discomfort most of the times.
Hair on the skin is there for a purpose. It protects our skin from external harmful agents like UV rays(emitted by sun) and some other harmful radiations , helps you to survive in cold conditions by keeping you warm. They scientifically benefit our skin.
Undergoing hair removal process is totally up to an individual. But before going for it all should study well about their skin and how resistant it is to the above mentioned hair removal methods. Care should be taken after undertaking these techniques for the good and healthy skin.