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Overview

Laser hair removal is a cosmetic treatment that eliminates unwanted or excessive hair. This popular procedure is virtually painless, effective on almost any part of the body, and can deliver life-changing and long-lasting results. 

Summary

Procedure time
15 to 60 minutes
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Overnight stay
Not needed
Anesthetic
Anesthetic
Topical numbing cream
Recovery time
Recovery time
1-3 days

Laser Hair Removal Treatments & Benefits

Our Advanced Laser Technology

The Plastic Surgery Center uses Alma Lasers™. Our advanced, FDA-approved laser system targets individual hair follicles to prevent future growth without damaging the surrounding skin.

Common Treatment Areas

While our laser system can remove any hair for most hair and skin types, common treatment areas include:

  • Upper lip
  • Chin
  • Bikini line
  • Underarms
  • Legs
  • Arms
  • Unibrow
Benefits

Laser hair removal is a better alternative to waxing, plucking, bleaching, or threading hair and offers:

  • Minimal downtime
  • Little to no discomfort
  • Reduced need for shaving
  • Reduced risk of ingrown hairs
Am I a

Candidate for Laser Hair Removal?

An ideal candidate for laser hair removal is a person in good health with unwanted hair. We can treat almost any patient; however, those with fair skin and dark, coarse hair yield better results. Laser hair removal may be used to get rid of excess hair growth caused by:

  • Certain medications
  • Hormone imbalances
  • Hormone-producing tumors
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
  • Genetic disorders
physician explaining chart to patient

Consultation

The Plastic Surgery Center offers laser hair removal consultations at all of our locations. During the consultation, your surgeon will thoroughly evaluate your medical history and skin and hair type. They will use this information to determine whether you’re a good candidate for laser hair removal and how many sessions you may need.  

Questions
about this procedure?

What to Expect

Laser hair removal is an in-office procedure. During treatment, your specialist will use the Alma Lasers™ laser system to emit a beam into the hair. The pigment in the hair will absorb the energy from the laser, destroying the follicle so hair can’t grow. You and your technician will wear protective eyewear during the procedure.

 

A topical anesthetic can be applied to sensitive areas, if desired. Pain tolerance varies, but many describe the treatment as a rubber band snap to the skin. The treated skin may appear slightly red or swollen, but these symptoms resolve within a few hours. Normal activities can be resumed immediately following the treatment.

Recovery &
Results

Laser hair removal often requires multiple treatments every six to eight weeks. Results vary and can last up to several years. Some hair may grow back, but it’ll be lighter, thinner, and easier to maintain.

To maximize recovery and results, protect your skin from natural and artificial sunlight and closely follow aftercare instructions. 

Our

Surgeons in NJ & PA

Our experts are highly trained in the latest laser hair removal techniques. In addition to the latest groundbreaking technology, we individually tailor treatments to safely inhibit hair growth on all areas of the body.

Andrew Elkwood
PHYSICIAN

Andrew Elkwood

MD, FACS
Michael Rose
PHYSICIAN

Michael Rose

MD, FACS
Matthew  Kaufman
PHYSICIAN

Matthew Kaufman

MD, FACS
Tushar Patel
PHYSICIAN

Tushar Patel

MD, FACS
Russell Ashinoff
PHYSICIAN

Russell Ashinoff

MD, FACS
Adam Saad
PHYSICIAN

Adam Saad

MD, FACS
Eric Wimmers
PHYSICIAN

Eric Wimmers

MD, FACS
Deborah  Yu
PHYSICIAN

Deborah Yu

MD
Hamid Abdollahi
PHYSICIAN

Hamid Abdollahi

MD, FACS
Zuhaib Ibrahim
PHYSICIAN

Zuhaib Ibrahim

MD, FACS
Eric I.  Chang
PHYSICIAN

Eric I. Chang

MD, FACS
Kari L.  Colen
PHYSICIAN

Kari L. Colen

MD, FACS
Sean Herman
PHYSICIAN

Sean Herman

MD, FACS
Hakan Usal
PHYSICIAN

Hakan Usal

MD
Ritwik Grover
PHYSICIAN

Ritwik Grover

MD
Ahmed Nasser
PHYSICIAN

Ahmed Nasser

MD
Tzvi Small
PHYSICIAN

Tzvi Small

MD, FACS
Sidney Rabinowitz
PHYSICIAN

Sidney Rabinowitz

MD, FACS
David Rayfield
PHYSICIAN

David Rayfield

MD
Jonathan Weiswasser
PHYSICIAN

Jonathan Weiswasser

MD, FACS
Stephen Dudick
PHYSICIAN

Stephen Dudick

MD
Robert T. Nevitt III
PHYSICIAN

Robert T. Nevitt III

MD
Chris Lakhiani
PHYSICIAN

Chris Lakhiani

MD
Mark Yazid
PHYSICIAN

Mark Yazid

MD
Peter  Andrawes
PHYSICIAN

Peter Andrawes

MD
Mohit Sood
PHYSICIAN

Mohit Sood

DO

Financing & Insurance

In most cases, laser hair removal is considered a cosmetic procedure and is not covered by insurance. Our friendly staff will work closely with you to help you understand the cost and financing options for your treatment plan and to obtain the approvals for your covered procedures. If you are interested in learning more about our cosmetic options, please contact us today at 833-615-2621.

Our Process

01
schedule
Schedule a Consultation

During your consultation, our expert surgeons will listen and work with you to fully understand the look you wish to achieve.

02
explore-options
Explore
Your Options

We will review and explain all of your cosmetic options and identify which procedure is right for you.

03
transforamation
Start Your Transformation

Our friendly and compassionate staff and physicians will guide you through the entire process, answer all of your questions and alleviate any concerns.

Filter By States
Map of Locations

Laser Hair Removal in NJ & PA

Shrewsbury 535 Sycamore Ave Shrewsbury, NJ 07702
Flemington 194 NJ-31, Pavilion 2, Suite 102 Flemington, NJ 08822
Hackettstown 57 Route 46E, Suite 201 Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Lehigh Valley 1401 Fairmont Street Whitehall, PA 18052
Montclair 1 Bay Avenue, Suite 4 Montclair , NJ 07028
Phoenixville 826 Main Street, Suite 203 Phoenixville, PA 19460
Brick 74 Brick Boulevard, Building 4, Suite 205 Brick, NJ 08723
East Brunswick 192 Summer Hill Rd, Suite 201 East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Florham Park 83 Hanover Road, Suite 260 Florham Park, NJ 07932
Hopewell 2 Capital Way , Suite 390, 3rd Floor Hopewell, NJ 08534
New York City 635 Madison Ave, 14th Floor New York City , NY 10022
Rockland County 257 Lafayette Ave , Suite 200 Suffern, NY 10901
Bridgewater-Greymark 1200 US Route 22 East, Suite 19 Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Edison 102 James Street, Suite 202 Edison, NJ 08820
Freehold 3499 Route 9 North, Building 2, Suite 2C-2 Freehold, NJ 07728
Egg Harbor Township 4096 English Creek Ave Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234
Hackensack 20 Prospect Ave, Suite 903, 9th Floor Hackensack, NJ 07601
Jersey City 377 Jersey City, Suite 220 Jersey City, NJ 07302
Montgomery 700 W Germantown Pike, Suite 200 Montgomery, PA 19401
Union 950 West Chestnut St, Suite 102 Union, NJ 07083
Marlton 11 Eves Drive, Suite 170 Marlton, NJ 08053
Linwood 222 New Road, Suite 6 Linwood, NJ 08221
Jersey Shore University Medical Center 19 Davis Avenue, 7th Floor Neptune City , NJ 07753
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Paramus 305 Rt 17 South, Suite 3-100A Paramus, NJ 07652
Abington 2701 Blair Mill Road, Suite 10 Willow Grove, PA 19090
Manahawkin 1100 Route 72 West, 3rd Floor, Suite 306A Manahawkin, NJ 08050

Financing & Insurance

Plastic surgery is an investment. Our dedicated staff is happy to help patientsnavigate insurance coverage and understand the costs and financing of care.

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