At-Home Laser Hair Removal: Would You Try It?

Out of all the summer hair removal options out there, lasers sound the most appealing…in theory. A few zaps and you’ll never have to touch a razor again? There’s a reason why 1.4 million people underwent the procedure in 2013, according to this report by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. But then there’s the not-so-appealing part: the price tag. One session of laser hair removal can cost hundreds of dollars, and some people will need almost a dozen sessions to get rid of their hair for good. Yikes. Enter: at-home laser hair removal. If the thought of zapping yourself with lasers sounds scary (or exciting…to each their own), keep reading—we’re sharing everything you could ever want to know about this high-tech, at-home hair removal innovation.