Time Laser Hair Removal to Anagen Phase.
From: Skin & Allergy News
Author:Kubetin, Sally Koch
NEW ORLEANS -- Timing laser hair removal to the anagen phase of the hair growth cycle is your best chance for producing permanent results, Dr. Richard N. Sherman said at a dermatology update sponsored by Tulane University
Hair contains more pigment during the anagen phase and thus is more susceptible to laser destruction. A higher percentage of hairs on the head and neck are in the anagen phase at any given time than anywhere else on the body; as a result, laser hair removal is most likely to be effective on the head and neck, said Dr. Sherman of Tulane University New ...
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