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H E C E N T E R F O R F A C I A L R E J U V E N A T I O N
F F E R S A S O L U T I O N T O U N W A N T E D
comes a point in a woman’s life when all of
plucking, shaving and waxing become so
might stop bothering, and some might
bothering, but guess what! There’s a third
the latest technology, anyone can simply
away the unwanted facial fuzz and body
at its roots. Imagine having smooth, hairfree
skin with minimal effort and long lasting,
in some cases, permanent results—it’s every
dream, right? Technology is truly
plastic and facial cosmetic surgeon
Rex Yannis and his team of medical aesthetics
at the Center for Facial Rejuvenation
pros at making every woman’s hairless
is the revolutionary Cynosure Elite
It removes unwanted hair with
Elite system utilizes the Alexandrite laser
has proven long-term results and the
laser which is the safest wavelength for
skin. By combining two lasers with
providers to switch between
and treat multiple areas in a single
The use of two lasers also delivers deeper
and significantly cuts treatment
various spot sizes and adjustable pulse
the Elite system allows hair reduction
to customize treatment plans that
specific needs. The Center for
Rejuvenation staff is trained to evaluate
patient’s specific hair and skin type and to
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laborious, she asks herself, “Why bother?” Well,
unsurpassed efficacy and comfort.
option: laser hair removal.
different, optimal wavelengths, the Elite system
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select the most appropriate laser accordingly.
dreams come true. Their go-to laser hair removal
three or more treatments are required
achieve long lasting or nearly permanent
The number of treatments varies
on hair and skin type. Darker hair
or brown) responds better to the laser
to lighter hair (white, gray, blonde or
hair removal can treat many areas of the
and body. The most popular areas include
upper lip, chin, underarms, arms, back,
and legs. The amount of hair removed per
varies depending on the targeted area.
with thinner skin respond better to the
can expect approximately 10-25%
in hair growth with each session.
should be spaced four to six weeks
in conjunction with your hair growth
hair removal requires no downtime.
may experience slight swelling and
around the hair follicles, which a mild
steroid can help reduce, but any
usually only lasts a few minutes. If
patients can take over-the-counter
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laser compared to areas with thicker skin.
Set Your Expectations
cycle. After each treatment, hair should grow
back lighter and finer in texture.
pain relief medicine before or after treatment.
Everything Depends on You
may also opt to apply ice packs to the
to any other cosmetic treatments,
are advised to avoid sun exposure after
hair removal. As always, patients should
a broad-spectrum sunscreen with at least
you reside in the Chattanooga, Tennessee area
are interested in learning more about laser
removal, please contact the Center for Facial
by calling (423) 648-2035 or visiting
for Facial Rejuvenation opened its doors
the beginning of 2009 with the mission to
clients with skillful delivery of safe and
cosmetic procedures resulting in
include injectable rejuvenation, laser
permanent cosmetics and medical
facials. Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Rex A. Yannis
provides surgical and non- surgical
such as face lifts, blepharoplasty,
and fat transfers, among others.
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radiant, natural- looking enhancements.