Laser Hair Removal: Does It Really Work?

Our esthetician Sarah offers laser hair removal, and clients often ask the same things. We know permanent hair removal is a bit of investment, so let’s answer your most common questions

Does laser hair removal actually work?

When it comes to laser hair treatments, all are not equal. The machines that are used range from inexpensive and ineffective, to top-of-the-line and worth every penny. The machine we have at Byōōdē Bar is the highest quality, which means better results in fewer visits. Even the best laser machines need more than one visit to achieve maximum results because the hair follicle needs to be in the right growth phase to be successfully “disabled,” but you shouldn’t need to come in more than a handful of times to get results. Beware the discount places that require 20+ sessions to achieve results—they often don’t work and are just a waste of your money. On paper it may look like a great deal (you can go so many times for such little money!), but in the end you’re committing far more time to end up disappointed.

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The Fire and Ice Facial - Worth the Hype?

For this edition of our blog, we want to focus on her Fire and Ice Facial. An effective yet gentle treatment, this facial leaves you with younger looking skin without any peeling or other negative side effects. A baby soft face without a downside? Sign us up!

Hot, then Cold

Like the name suggests, the Fire and Ice Facial starts by warming the skin to exfoliate it, then cooling it to soothe and moisturize.   First, a resurfacing masque is used to make your face silky smooth and youthful. Made with things like retinol, niacin, and botanical acids, this masque creates that warm, tingling sensation for the "fire" part of your facial…

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Eyelashes: Lifts vs. Extensions

When it comes to eyelashes, there are so many choices!  At Byōōdē Bar, we offer extensions (classic or volume), lifts, and tints.  So what is the difference between these options and which one is right for you?  Let's break down each choice to help you make that decision.

 

Eyelash Lifts

An eyelash lift is quite literally a perm for your natural lashes.  By applying a specialized lash-perming gel, your lashes curl right up—meaning you can ditch the lash curler. Results last 4-6 weeks, and starts at $75.  A lift is the perfect way to boost your natural lashes without committing to extensions.

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Clean Byōōdē: How Your Safety Comes First

If you're a client, or even if you just follow us on Instagram, you know our artists do amazing work.  Byōōdē Bar's mission is to employ beauticians at the top of their game, and with Dru's fluffy, full lashes, Ashley's killer brows, and Sarah's plump lips and hairless legs, we've done pretty well assembling an A-team!  But even more important than the finished product is all the things that go on in the background to keep Byōōdē Bar clean and our clients safe from any health concerns, like bloodborne pathogens.

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