Electrolysis for curly, wavy, and coarse hair

Electrolysis For Curly, Wavy or Coarse Hair

Have you been told that your hair type or skin tone is the reason you are not a candidate for hair removal treatment? You should speak to a professional electrologist, because not only is electrolysis safe and effective for all types of hair and skin tones, it's also the only treatment that removes hair permanently.

Who has curly, wavy or coarse hair?

If you have dark skin, you have a higher likelihood of having this type of facial or body hair, but it can appear with any skin tone. Straight hair can also become ingrown.

Why is curly or coarse hair a problem?

Curly hair is more prone to become ingrown or cause raised bumps on your skin. Coarse hair gets stuck underneath the skin. Attempting to manage these problems by temporary methods such as depilatories, shaving, or tweezing can just make them worse, causing scarring or discolored areas. These methods are very hard on your skin.

What does electrolysis do about it?

Electrolysis safely and permanently removes ingrown hairs and the curly, coarse hairs that tend to damage your skin without creating issues that occur with tweezing and other temporary methods of hair removal.

Since I have this type of hair, are there any special side effects I need to consider?

No. Electrolysis has proven to be a safe and effective procedure for all skin tones and types of hair. Your AEA electrologist will explain the treatment process and answer any specific questions you have. Find an AEA electrologist in your area

Where can I get more information about electrolysis?

Answers to general questions about electrolysis are available on the FAQ page.

 
 

Did you know?

Gently exfoliating your skin before your treatment opens up the follicles and lets the unwanted hair slide out more easily.

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Clean skin releases unwanted hair more easily. Remove your makeup before your appointment, Remove makeup prior to your electrolysis appointment.so the hair follicles are clean and accessible.

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Talk to your electrologist about any questions or concerns. We want your experience to be as comfortable and effective as possible.

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It's okay to shave between treatments, but never, ever tweeze!

Never tweeze between treatments.

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For a more comfortable treatment, avoid caffeine for a few hours before your appointment.

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Ask your electrologist for aftercare advice. We can recommend the product that is right for your skin and treatment program.

Did you know?

If your electrologist can't see the hairs, they can't zap the hairs. Plucking, waxing, threading, or tweezing before your hair removal appointment reduces the number of hairs your electrologist can remove.

Did you Know?

Electrology is the only hair removal method recognized as permanent by the FDA.

Did you know?

The hair you see is not all the hair you have. Hair grows in cycles. That's why it takes more than one appointment to permanently clear an area.

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HydrateHydrate, hydrate, hydrate!
Drinking plenty of water helps unwanted hair slide right out.

Electrolysis Solutions

For Athletes
For Breasts & Sensitive Areas
For Coarse, Wavy Hair
For Darker Skin
For Hormonal Changes/PCOS
For Men
For Teenagers
For Transgender People

Anamaria Bertot, L.C.P.E. - Electrologist

Bertot's International Electrolysis
Anamaria Bertot, L.C.P.E.

Locations

New Orleans Office

504-482-7000
504-616-9561 (Cell)

3519 Baudin St
New Orleans, LA 70119

Professional Memberships

American Electrology Association
Louisiana Electrologists Association (LEA)
Louisiana State Board of Electrolysis Examiners

Credentials

Physician recommended
Microdermabrasion Technician Training, 2003
Laser Permanent Hair Reduction Training, 1997
Certificate of Teaching in Electrolysis Master Program from Shelby State Community College, 1990
Licensed Certified Professional Electrologist, New York, 1989
Masters in Electrolysis from Shelby State Community College, 1988
Certified Clinical Electrologist, Tennessee, 1985
Licensed Electrologist, Louisiana, 1983
Certified Aesthetician, Academy of Scientific Hair Design, 1979
Licensed Cosmetologist, International Hair Design, 1979
Instantron Certified Electrologist, 1973
Graduate Hoffman Institute of Electrology, New York, 1967

Areas Served

New Orleans, LA
And Surrounding Areas