Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal: remove hair from virtually any part of your body

What is laser hair removal?
Laser hair removal is the process of removing unwanted hair from virtually any part of your body. Unlike waxing, shaving, or electrolysis, you get permanent reduction with each treatment. Five treatments are generally needed for optimal results. Professional laser hair removal provides permanent hair reduction, according to the FDA, because it offers long term stable reduction in the number of hairs re-growing after a treatment regimen.

What is the laser hair removal process?
A beam of light is passed over the skin, disabling every hair follicle in the area being treated. Sona uses laser technology, administered by trained and medically supervised staff, with maximum efficacy and safety.

What results can I expect from laser hair removal?
With laser hair removal treatments you can expect significant permanent hair reduction to the point that temporary hair removal methods are seldom, if ever, are necessary. However, due to hormonal changes, hair color and skin tone, some clients may need a few additional treatments in order to achieve their personal level of desired results. This is why Sona MedSpa, and only Sona MedSpa offers the Sona Promise. Read more about the Sona Promise

How do I start the laser hair removal treatments?
Ask to speak with a Sona Consultant regarding your permanent hair reduction needs. All of your questions regarding the laser hair removal procedure will be answered, and you will be ready to start enjoying the freedom of Sona-Smooth skin. Below are frequently asked questions with answers regarding laser hair removal:

Q. What areas of the body can be treated?
A. Almost any area affected by hair growth can be treated. Common treatment packages include:

  • Leg hair removal
  • Underarm hair removal
  • Bikini line hair removal
  • Chin hair removal
  • Back hair removal
  • Lip hair removal
  • Neck hair removal
  • Arm hair removal
  • Facial hair removal
  • Stomach hair removal
  • Chest hair removal
  • Body hair removal
  • Eyebrow hair removal

Q. I’ve never done laser hair removal before; is it safe?
A. Laser hair removal is safe and effective. You may feel slight discomfort during the procedure, but this can be minimized by using a topical anesthetic prior to treatment, as well as relying on your medically trained clinician, who is a laser hair removal specialist, to guide you through the process.

Q. How does laser hair removal compare to other forms of hair removal?
A. Laser hair removal offers significant permanent hair reduction versus shaving or waxing, since hair follicles are not disabled with shaving or waxing. After each treatment, you come closer to becoming Sona Smooth.

Q. How do I determine my skin type? Why is that important for my laser hair removal treatments?
A. Our qualified laser hair removal specialists can help you determine your skin type. Sona MedSpa uses the Fitzpatrick scale. The Fitzpatrick scale is a method of skin typing that measures and refers to different skin types' tolerance to the sun's burning rays.

Fitzpatrick Scale
Type Appearance Reaction to Sun Exposure
 I        Very fair, red or blonde, blue eyes, likely has freckles  Always burns, never tans
 II  Fair skinned, blue, green, or hazel eyes, blonde or red hair  Burns easily
 III  Very common skin type; fair with any eye or hair color  Sometimes burns tans gradually
 IV  Typical Mediterranean Caucasian skin; medium to heavy pigmentation  Rarely burns, always tans
 V  Mideastern skin types, rarely sun sensitive  Tan
 VI  Black skin, rarely sun sensitive  Tans well


Determining your skin type helps us calibrate our laser technology better to remove unwanted hair successfully and safely.

Sona MedSpa also ensures client safety by utilizing a sophisticated form of technology called a Chromo tester. Chromo testing tests the melanin in the skin of each client. This ensures that we are providing you the most effective treatments at the safest levels for your skin tone.

Some laser hair removal clinics or laser hair removal spa’s, will attempt to determine skin types, but only Sona MedSpa ensures client safety through chromo testing.

Q. How much does laser hair removal cost?
A. Laser hair removal pricing varies, depending on the number of treatment packages that are purchased, as well as the body parts that each client wishes to treat. For detailed laser hair removal pricing information, please contact our laser hair removal specialists at 1-866-GET-SONA. They will provide all laser hair removal pricing information over the phone, or you can schedule a free consultation to receive your laser hair removal pricing.

To learn more about Sona MedSpa locations, please see our list below:

Sona MedSpa of Charlotte, NC - Ballantyne and Lake Norman
Sona MedSpa of Dallas TX - Grapevine and Frisco
Sona MedSpa of Greensboro NC
Sona MedSpa of Houston TX - Galleria, Sugarland, NorthWest, and the Woodlands
Sona MedSpa of Little Rock AR
Sona MedSpa of Memphis TN
Sona MedSpa of Nashville TN - Brentwood and Murfreesboro
Sona MedSpa of Newport News VA
Sona MedSpa of Raleigh NC
Sona MedSpa of Richmond VA
Sona MedSpa of Virginia Beach VA

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