A comparison study of the efficacy and side effects of different light sources in hair removal

@article{Toosi2006ACS,
  title={A comparison study of the efficacy and side effects of different light sources in hair removal},
  author={Parviz Toosi and Afshin Sadighha and Ali Sharifian and Gita Meshkat Razavi},
  journal={Lasers in Medical Science},
  year={2006},
  volume={21},
  pages={1-4}
}
Unwanted hairs are a common problem in which different light sources were developed as the treatment of choice. Alexandrite laser, diode laser, and intense pulsed light (IPL) were clinically used for this purpose with long-term scarce comparative results. The objective of the study was to compare the clinical efficacy, complications, and long-term hair reduction of alexandrite laser, diode laser, and IPL. Clinical trials on 232 persons using diode, alexandrite, laser and IPL were conducted. The… 

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