Laser for Hair Removal

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
  • Keyvan Nouri
  • Anita Singh
  • Ran Huo
  • Rawat Charoensawad


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.


Skin Type Ruby Laser Intense Pulse Light Hair Removal Alexandrite Laser 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Voraphol Vejjabhinanta
    • 1
    • 2
  • Keyvan Nouri
    • 3
    • 4
  • Anita Singh
    • 5
  • Ran Huo
    • 6
  • Rawat Charoensawad
    • 7
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  2. 2.Department of Dermatology, Siriraj HospitalMahidol UniversityBangkokThailand
  3. 3.Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer CenterUniversity of Miami HospitalMiamiUSA
  4. 4.Clinics Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Leonard M. Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  5. 5.Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of MedicineBronxUSA
  6. 6.Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous SurgeryUniversity of Miami, Miller School of MedicineMiamiUSA
  7. 7.Biophile Training CenterBangkokThailand

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