March 9th was my last laser appointment. Unfortunately, the spa where I get my treatments called and cancelled my last two appointments, in May and June, because their laser was damaged and they are fussing with the insurance company to get it fixed.
It has been 13 weeks today since my last treatment and, sadly, the hair is growing back.
When I spoke with Nicole, my aesthetician, and told her [...]
Glutton For Punishment
The 7 weeks since my last laser appointment went by quickly, and it’s now time for my forth treatment. But, in those past seven weeks, I’d noticed a big reduction in the number of hair regrowth and growth time. Where I had been needing to shave every other day, I now only shaved about every third or forth day. I also noticed the hairs that are still growing back [...]
Due to scheduling issues, first with me, then with the spa, I wasn’t able to get back for my third appointment for nearly three months. During that time I didn’t notice any difference in the number of hairs or in growth time, and still needed to shave every other day. My understanding was it wouldn’t be until after the third appointment before I started noticing any real change. Knowing [...]
Six weeks had done nothing to diminish the memory of the ungawdly pain that was Laser Hair Removal. But, I was a girl with a plan! I was going to go to this appointment sans makeup (okay, maybe a little mascara and some tinted lip butter) and would apply the Zcaine on my drive to the spa giving it about 30 minutes before my appointment to really begin to work. Then, just before we’d arrive, [...]
As aging women, we know to expect some changes to our face and bodies, and most are okay in an “as if I can stop it” sort of way. Others may come as a bit of a surprise. Not “SURPRISE! We’re giving you an all expense paid vacay” kind of surprise, but more of the “WHAT, IN THE NAME OF BABY HEYZUES, IS THAT!!” kind of surprise. For me, that was finding hair sprouting in places hair [...]