1- Saves Time:  People usually spend an average 4 months of their life getting rid of unpleasant hair. laser hair removal eliminates or reduces hair permanently so you don’t need to shave daily or wax monthly. You will save time for the rest of your life and have a peace of mind.

2- Saves Money: Laser hair removal is a permanent solution compare to other methods of hair removal like waxing and shaving. You are only paying for 6-10 sessions. After that you no longer need to purchase endless razors, shaving cream, depilatory cream or have monthly waxing done. The result  of laser hair removal is superior to waxing and the cost over time is less.

3- Eliminates Ingrown Hairs: Laser Hair Removal is the best option and only solution to prevent and eliminate ingrown hairs that is one of the possible side effects of waxing or shaving. Laser hair removal eliminates hair by cutting off the blood flow to the hair follicle so hairs fall out from the root.

4- Safer Solution for Sensitive Skin:  Laser hair removal is also a great solution for facial hair and body hair removal for those who have sensitive skin and experience skin irritation from shaving and waxing.

5- Boosts Self Esteem: Having unpleasant hair usually affect self confidence, no matter whether you are a woman with facial hair or a man with a hairy back. Having smooth, hairless skin and never being worried about embarrassing body hair gives a pleasant sense of self image.

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Nail fungus is a subcategory of onychomycosis which is a fungal infection of the toenails or fingernails and accounts for half of all nail abnormalities.  Onychomycosis most commonly affects toenails or fingernails, but toenail fungus infections are more common and in particular the big toes.

The toenail fungus infection affects 6-8% of the Canadian adult population. Onychomycosis can have significant negative effects on the patient’s emotional, social, and occupational well-being.

Other factors include tight and non-breathable shoes, increased use of public damp spaces such as locker rooms and gymnasiums and immuno-suppressed patients through diseases.

Symptoms during the nail fungus infection include:

  • Brittleness
  • Change in nail shape
  • Crumbling of the outside edges of the nail
  • Debris trapped under the nail
  • Loosening or lifting up of the nail
  • Loss of luster and shine
  • Thickening of the nail
  • White or yellow streaks on the side of the nail

            What is the most effective Treatment

  • There are three types of treatments for this condition: topical, oral and laser treatments. Topical medications alone are unable to cure onychomycosis, with approximately 10% success rates, because of insufficient nail plate penetration.
  • Oral antifungal drugs such as triazole posaconazole. These medications can have up to 50% success rate after several months of treatment. However, they can stress the liver.
  • Laser nail fungus treatments have the highest success rates of approximately 90%. This is due to the fact that fungi are susceptible to heat that disrupts their growth. Since toenails grow at a rate of 1mm per months, the toenails may take 12-18 months to appear normal again. Fingernails grow 2 mm per month thus takes 6 months to be cleared.
  • Finally, if none of the treatments work or are feasible for the patient, the toe nail can be surgically removed as a last resort.

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