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Epila Diode Hair Removal
Epila Hair Removal System - Advanced Technology at a
Benefits of Epila IPL Hair Removal;
compact design allows the user to target individual hairs in problematic
areas, such as face, eyebrows and so forth. This allows total control.
use - Either use the low, medium or high setting & place the aplicator
onto the target area, then pulse the hair in question (its that easy).
Saving money is what the
Epila is all about, as it allows you to take your hair removal into your own hands - without
continuosly paying salons on a regular basis.
removal is now possible with the use of IPL Laser Technology -
over 90% of users report a dramatic reduction in target hair within the first 3
Key activation - The
Epila unit cannot be accidently operated by children, as it requires a special activation key
inserted before application.
How does this IPL
This IPL technology (Intense
Pulsed Light), works by sending a powerful laser flash down the length of the hair follicle. This process
transfers the latent heat from the light pulse into surrounding cells that are responsible for sustaining the hair
- soon leading to cells that are no longer capable of growing hair.
The Epila Hair Removal Device
uses the 808nm
wavelength, which is the same frequency hair removal salons use the world over in their
professional units. This is the optimal wave frequency in order to travel the shaft of the hair to the
When using IPL therapy, one must also
understand the growth cycle of hair. There are 3 different stages of growth, with the first being
Anagen. This is the growth phase (lasting 3 - 6 years), followed by the
Catagen period (lasting 1 - 2 weeks), with the last stage being
Telogen (lasting between 5 - 6 weeks).
The importance of better understanding
one's own hair growth cycle's allows for more effective treatment. Even though most hairs will be in the active
Anagen growth period, it is still mandatory to follow up treatments on a regular basis initially to ensure all hair
at some stage will be caught in the Anagen stage.
Laser IPL Hair Removal
Pre Treatment Procedures
It is important to know that
the first treatment with UPL - type laser systems is thought to "synchronise" the anagen (growth) phase of the
non-anagen hairs. It may thus appear to stimulate more hair growth, , but in fact it is just stimulating the new
hairs to grow at the same time as the new growth. This in turn makes further treatments more
Scientific Studies on the
Safety & effectiveness of IPL Therapy
Use of IPL
Therapy for Hair Reduction: Safety & Efficacy in a Large Series of Treatments
Hair Removal with a
Second Generation Broad Spectrum IPL Pulsed Light Source
Remember, with modern IPL Hair Removal
technology, the choice is now yours as to whether you persist with lesser ineffective options
- or make the decision to once and for all to vanquish that annoying