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Permanent hair removal from chest and lower back - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi... I have a minor problem
Doctor :   Tell Me
User :   I have a lot of hair on my chest n lower back... want to get rid of it permanently... frends have told me abt lazer hair removal... wanted to know abt this
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   It willhelp you certainly..
Doctor :   But then It must be seen that if that treatment can be applied on you..
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   wat is the criteria... how much does it cost... am not in blore after next week...
User :   ok
User :   age- 24, Hotelier, single, not dependant
Doctor :   Light can destroy hair follicles by thermal (due to local heating),
User :   plz go on..
Doctor :   after laser treatment, the hair shaft shows fragmentation with focal rupture into the follicular epithelium and thermal damage to the surrounding follicular epithelium.
Doctor :   Lasers and noncoherent light sources have recently been introduced to induce selective damage to hair follicles.
Doctor :   Criteria Is based on the Physical examination by the doctor in Person.
Doctor :   cost again is based on the Type of laser and the Sittings that you might need in this regard.
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   how much does it cost, and how long the process takes, as i mentioned not in blore post next week.. and is there any alternative method that is as effective...
User :   jus approx for my knoledge..
Doctor :   Alternative methods are available but they are not as effective..
User :   appox costs, and time frame, and which doc/ hospital to contact??
Doctor :   around about 20 K should be the Cost..
Doctor :   tine frame will be based on the examination..
User :   thank you and who do i contact??
Doctor :   6K- 8K per session but the number of session a will depend..
Doctor :   Have you filled up the feedback form I sent?
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yup.... have filled it up... I guess will need to arrange the money first.
Doctor :   ok.. then will do that once you are ready
Doctor :   Bye for Now..
User :   thank you, bye

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