Laser Moustache Hair Removal

The moustache is a very common and normal condition in men. Along with beards, they are often associated with masculinity and virility. Some men find it embarrassing and wish to regain a hairless area.

Conventional methods such as depilatory cream, wax or razor are not long-lasting and cause repeated irritation and skin damage.

Laser treatment is the most radical solution for getting rid of your moustache for good . Hair is refined and reduced in quantity from the very first session, and the bulb is irrevocably destroyed.

What is laser mustache removal?

Unlike traditional techniques that cut or pluck hair, laser treatment treats hair at its root, acting directly on the hair follicle responsible for hair regrowth.

The laser flash is absorbed by the melanin responsible for hair pigmentation, and conducted to the follicle. Under thermolytic action, the bulb disintegrates and the hair falls out.

Why do we have moustaches?

Mustaches, beards and facial hair are generally due to hormonal reasons. Puberty is a period sensitive to changes in hormones.

Facial hair growth reacts to male hormones, notably testosterone and androgens. Men’s facial hair follicles are genetically programmed to respond to these hormones and produce thicker, darker hair.

What precautions should I take before undergoing laser mustache removal?

Before undergoinglaser hair removal of the face, and in particular the moustache, it is important to take certain precautions to ensure the safety and success of the treatment.

  • Avoid sun exposure
  • Stop using photosensitizing products
  • Do not take anti-inflammatory drugs
  • Shave your hair before the session

How does a mustache laser hair removal session at Epilium Paris work?

Laser hair removal uses the energy of the light beam to treat the area and make it completely hairless.

During the session, the hair follicles beneath the skin’s surface are destroyed, making hair growth completely impossible. Hair is permanently eliminated and no longer grows back.

Permanent moustache removal for men requires around 10 to 15 sessions for complete, long-lasting results. It’s the most efficient and cost-effective method of mustache removal in terms of saving time, energy and money.

Very blond or white hair cannot be treated with laser hair removal. On the other hand, this method is highly effective on darker skin types.

It’s not uncommon to feel a tingling sensation in the hours following permanent moustache removal. As the skin between the upper lip and the nose is particularly sensitive, it’s understandable that the laser causes an unpleasant sensation. This sensation is relieved by the blast of fresh air emitted by the machine during the session, reputed for its anaesthetic virtue.

What precautions should I take after a moustache laser hair removal session?

It is important to moisturize the area of the face treated with laser hair removal to avoid peeling. A cream such as Cicalfate® or Cicabio® can be used to moisturize the depilated area.

It is recommended not to expose the treated area to the sun for a week. Sunscreen protection against UV rays is essential.

What are the results of permanent laser hair removal from the moustache?

As the treatment progresses, hair growth diminishes. Each session is equivalent to a 15-20% reduction in hair growth in the area concerned.

The ingrown hairs and itching caused by conventional hair removal techniques are gone. Your skin is soft and smooth. Eventually, your moustache will have disappeared above your upper lip.

Price of mustache laser hair removal at Epilium & Skin

Laser moustache removal for men costs 50 euros.

Any medical treatment requires a personalized quote for each patient.