Laser for Hair Removal

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
  • Keyvan Nouri
  • Anita Singh
  • Ran Huo
  • Rawat Charoensawad
  • Isabella Camacho
  • Ali Rajabi-EstarabadiEmail author


Lasers for hair removal are a fast-growing area in cosmetic dermatology. Selective photothermolysis allows for targeting of specific chromophores while minimizing cutaneous damage. Treatment of individuals should be individualized based on anatomical area, skin and hair color, by varying the wavelength, fluence, pulse duration, spot size, and cooling technique of the laser.


Lasers Hair removal Cosmetic dermatology Photothermolysis Chromophores 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
    • 1
  • Keyvan Nouri
    • 2
  • Anita Singh
    • 3
  • Ran Huo
    • 4
  • Rawat Charoensawad
    • 5
  • Isabella Camacho
    • 6
  • Ali Rajabi-Estarabadi
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology, Siriraj HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  3. 3.Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of MedicineBronxUSA
  4. 4.Broward Dermatology ClinicPembroke PinesUSA
  5. 5.Biophile Training CenterBangkokThailand
  6. 6.Georgetown University, School of MedicineWashington, DCUSA

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