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Laser hair removal

An absolute requirement is that the hair being removed must be darker than the surrounding skin

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Electric clippers

Tools used to removed unwanted hairs the nape of the neck

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Orbital bone

The natural arch of the eyebrow follows this bone

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Four to six weeks

Recommended time between waxing

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Aloe gel

If redness or swelling occurs after a waxing treatment, calm and sooth the skin with the application of cool compress and this

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Banding

Also known as threading is a temporary hair removal method where by cotton thread is twisted and rolled along the surface of the skin, entwining the hair in the thread and lifting from the follicle

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Sugaring

An advantage that can be used to remove hair as short as 1/8in long

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Heated wax

When ready to be applied to the skin, it should be warm but not hot and drop smoothly off the spatula

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Soft wax

If wax strings and lands in the client in an area you don't wish to treat, you should remove it with the lotion designed to dissolve and remove wax

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Epilator

Removes the hair from the bottom of the follicle

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Photoelilation

Method of hair removal requires of all the front and back of the bikini area

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Depilatory

Method of hair removal uses an electric current to destroy the growth cells of the hair

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Chronic migraines

Condition not considered a common contradiction for hair removal

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7 to 10 mins

Amount of time products should be left on the skin when performing a patch test

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Waxing

Most appropriate hair removal procedure for a client

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Tops of the feet

Part of the body deemed inappropriate for tweezing

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1/2 inches

If hair is longer than this, it needs to be trimmed before waxing

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Anagen phase

Laser hair removal is most effective when used on follicles that are in this phase

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Hypertrichosis

Another name for hirsuties

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Electrolysis

Involves the administration of an electric current with a very fine needle shaped electrode

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Photoeplation

Can clear 50-60% of hair in 12 weeks

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Client intake form

All clients should complete this during client consultation that discloses both oral and topical medication