FAQ | Frequently ask QuestionsHow do I use the Bareskin laser hair removal machine?

You first need to clear the skin of any hair. You should shave it off before using the Bareskin on your skin. Plugin in the kit and press the power button. The Bareskin Device has 5 settings from low to high. When you are starting out, you should start with low and go up as you get used to it.

Remember to wear your protective eye-wear when using the laser as the light may damage your eyes. Place the head of the laser on the skin where you have shaven. Go up and down on the area you are targeting.  Do not go back to this area until the next time you use of it.

Can I use the Bareskin on any part of my body?

Yes, you can. You are able to use this handset in most areas of your body. This includes your crotch area for that Brazilian look or your face. Please avoid bringing the Bareskin to close to your eyes.

Does this Bareskin work for any skin color or hair color?
Unfortunately not, the Bareskin IPL Kit is most effective on light to medium skin tones - with hair color ranging from blonde to brown or black. Please note that this system does not work well on dark skin types.  Blond hair, red hair, grey or white hair contain less melanin and does not absorb light as easily as dark hair. For this reason, it may take longer for the hair to go into the resting phase.

Explain the settings on the Bareskin laser hair removal system?
The device has 5 settings. Each setting is used for different hair types. It has been developed to accommodate different hair types - from fine hair to coarse hair. The darker the hair type the higher the setting.




How many times should I use the Bareskin device per month?
For the first month, you should use the machine 4 times in the first month(once a week). In the second month, you should use it once every 10 days. (3 times in this month), in the third month, you should use it only twice per month, and in the fourth month, you should only use it once per month. (at this stage your hair should in full resting phase)

Who can get Laser Hair removal?
Both males and females can get laser hair removal.  Men normally opt for laser hair removal on their backs, legs, chest, and neck. Women want to remove hair under their arms, bikini line, and legs.  Users with dark skin(black) or those with white hair or red hair cannot use the device.  We have found that people with olive skin tone (light brown) can use the Bareskin laser hair removal device successfully. We have found that it just takes a bit longer(2 - 3 months)

FAQ - How does laser hair removal work?
One of the most frequently asked questions we receive - How does laser hair removal work? The light of a laser hair removal device penetrates the skin and it is absorbed by the melanin of the hair follicle. The lights destroy the hair follicle. In short, it damages the hair follicle and stunts the cells inside the hair follicle that stimulates hair regrowth.  

What sort of results can I expect when using the Bareskin Device?
When using the Bareskin device, virtually every user can remove all unwanted hair and receive long-lasting hair removal results.   Users with olive skin or lighter hair may require a few more sessions with the Bareskin Device(1 - 3 extra months), but 96% will see positive results at the end of the treatment cycle.

Do you experience pain with using the Bareskin IPL Laser Hair Removal Device?
Short answer - No, you do not feel any kind of pain. We have found that 92% of Bareskin users have noted that laser hair removal treatment feels slightly uncomfortable but not painful. Every person is different and discomfort varies between male and female as well as skin types.
Most people using our IPL device have noted that they don't feel anything, some feel a slight heat sensation while others have likened it to the sensation of flicking yourself a small rubber band. Nobody reported any kind of extreme pain.

Is the Bareskin IPL laser suitable with PCOS?
Another Frequently ask question we receive - can our IPL device be used by people suffering from PCOS. And the answer - Yes, you can use the Bareskin device if you have PCOS.  Many of our Bareskin clients have achieved excellent results from IPL laser hair removal.  We have received multiple emails and Facebook testimonials that have told us how our device has improved their self-confidence after finally removing all unwanted hair on their bodies.  We advise that you continue using the device on a regular basis to ensure that you do not experience any new hair growth or regrowth.