Laser Hair Removal (Cervello) | Des Plaines, IL

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What is Laser hair removal?

Waxing is an investment in both time and money, and shaving can cause itchiness, bumps, ingrown hairs, and more. When compared to these other hair removal techniques, laser hair removal truly shines. This treatment utilizes state-of-the-art technology to isolate the pigment within a hair follicle. At White Pearl Med Spa, our team uses the Cervello laser, which features a built-in cooling system to keep your skin feeling as comfortable as possible during the treatment process. We offer special laser hair removal packages for all body areas to ensure that you receive the best results at a great price. Schedule a free consultation with our team in Des Plaines, IL to learn more.

What are the benefits of laser hair removal?

There are several benefits to laser hair removal, including:

  • No longer needing to wax or shave
  • Reduction of ingrown hairs
  • Quick and effective treatments
  • Long-term results
  • Precise and targeted treatments

Am I a Candidate for Laser Hair Removal?

Laser hair removal is a gentle process that is effective for most people. At your consultation, we will discuss your concerns, needs, and goals to help determine if you should get the procedure. Ideal patients for laser hair removal:

  • Have unwanted facial or body hair
  • Are tired of other hair removal methods (waxing, shaving, bleaching, depilatory creams, etc.)
  • Have dark hair and light skin
  • Are in good physical health


To permanently remove hair, the hair germinal cells must be killed. This is done by using a laser whose wavelength matches the pigment of the hair. The heat absorbed by the pigment travels to the germinal cells and permanently injures them.

The most popular areas commonly treated by laser hair removal include:

  • Underarms
  • Bikini area
  • Full or half leg
  • Full or half arm
  • Upper lip
  • Cheek
  • Chin
  • Full or half face

Laser hair removal FAQs

Why choose laser hair removal over waxing?

Laser hair removal is usually a safer and longer-lasting solution than waxing. It works by targeting the pigment in each hair follicle without damaging the surrounding tissue. This means that there is less risk of redness, ingrown hairs, and other unwanted side effects.

Does laser hair removal hurt?

Most patients describe the feeling of laser hair removal as a snapping sensation. The feeling is similar to being flicked with a rubber band. The level of discomfort depends on each individual’s pain tolerance as well as the area being addressed. Our professionals at White Pearl Med Spa will make sure you are as comfortable as possible during treatment.

Why choose us for laser hair removal?

Our team in Des Plaines, IL, is proud to offer the newest and most effective technology for laser hair removal. Additionally, we are happy to provide a range of cosmetic treatment options to patients depending on their health and individual goals. We will work with you to create a custom treatment plan that meets your unique goals.


Our team at White Pearl Med Spa uses only the latest and greatest in aesthetic technology to perform all of our cosmetic services. For laser hair removal, we utilize the Cervello laser with a built-in cooling system to produce effective results while keeping you comfortable. To learn more about laser hair removal, schedule your consultation at our Des Plaines, IL office.

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