Does Philips Lumea remove hair permanently?
The technology that Philips Lumea uses is based on IPL (Intense Pulsed Light), which is also used in professional salons. We have adapted this technology for safe and effective use at home. … 100% permanent hair removal is highly unlikely, regardless of whether you use IPL at your home or at a salon.
Is it worth buying Philips Lumea?
All things considered, if you commit to the process, you’ll be rewarded with silky smooth limbs free from stubble, razor nicks or ingrown hairs for three months at a time. So, I think the Philips Lumea Prestige is well worth the money.
Does hair grow back after Philips Lumea?
Note: Some hair may grow back even though you have used your Philips Lumea frequently. This happens because the hairs are at different stages of the growth cycle during the treatment. The hairs that grow back tend to be softer and thinner and eventually fall out.
Does Philips Lumea work on pubic hair?
Lumea is safe and gentle enough to treat the pubic/bikini area.
Can I use Lumea every week?
We recommend using Philips Lumea once every two weeks for the first four to five treatments to achieve significant hair reduction results. To maintain hair-free skin, we recommend repeating the Lumea treatment every four to eight weeks.
How long does Philips Lumea last?
Philips Lumea can leave legs utterly smooth for eight weeks after the initial four treatments. Considering two lower legs can be treated in just 15 minutes, having to do this only once every two months hardly seems an inconvenience. After which, you can spend another two months with smooth legs!
What are the side effects of IPL hair removal?
The most common side effects of laser hair removal include:
- Skin irritation. Temporary discomfort, redness and swelling are possible after laser hair removal. Any signs and symptoms typically disappear within several hours.
- Pigment changes. Laser hair removal might darken or lighten the affected skin.
Does the Philips Lumea hurt?
If you are concerned about the Philips Lumea treatment being painful, don’t worry. Some users of Lumea described feeling ‘a warm sensation’, ‘prickling’ or ‘itching’ etc. during or after treatment. In most cases, these effects disappeared within an hour.
Is IPL worth the money?
IPL hair removal treatments are absolutely worth the effort if you want to save time and money on other hair removal efforts. This type of laser treatment for removing hair can help you feel confident at all times, even for spur-of-the-moment plans that you may want to have bare skin for.
Can I use Philips Lumea on my face?
Developed with dermatologists, Lumea Prestige is great for upper lip, chin and cheeks. It is the only IPL device to have a specially shaped face attachment with an additional light filter and a flat, small window for precise application.
Can I moisturise after Lumea?
If you would like to pamper your skin after your Lumea treatment, feel free to use your favorite lotion, cream or cosmetic. Moisturizers come in many forms. For people with oily skin we advise to use a lotion or Aloe Vera gel after your Lumea treatment.
Can I use Philips Lumea every day?
No, using your Philips Lumea more often than recommended will not speed up the hair removal process. Do not treat the same area multiple times in one session as this will not improve efficacy and can cause skin irritation.