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I bought this system around four months ago and, after using it religously (i.e approx 2 to 3 times per week) I am now starting to see results. I am fair skinned and bought the laser kit to target the dark hair on my upper lip. I used the highest setting and found it to be really gentle and no blistering or anything like that, however you must be careful not to overdo it or yes you will be burned. Follow the instructions carefully but, as has been said on several other reviews now, it takes a long time so you need to be committed to it. I also think its effectivenss varies from person to person depending on skin type so if you olive or dark skin or want to treat light hairs then it may not be the product for you. I have also in the past had electrolysis treatments and wish I had of tried this product first (electrolysis can be effective but its hugely painful and you need to find a highly recommended professional to do it or else you risk skin damage if the therapist isnt very experianced, ESPECIALLY if the area being treated is on the face)
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finally available in your own home! Painless and easy to use, the Rio laser epilator combines the guarantee of salon-quality permanent epilation with the comfort and privacy of treatmentin your own home. The Rio Laser Epilator has been especially designed for home use. You can now enjoy the benefits of permanent epilation without having to pay for expensive epilation sessions in a beauty salon. No more endless trips from salon to salon, needless travelling and waiting! The Rio Laser Epilator revolutionises laser epilation. Permanent epilation available everywhere ... and for everyone! Practical, painless, simple to handle and use, the Rio Laser Epilator is a must if you want to be get rid of your unwanted hair for good. How does the Rio Laser Epilator work? The Rio Laser Epilator emits a laser beam strong enough to destroy the hair root. It does this at no risk whatsoever to your skin. Laser epilation acts deep under then skin without the slightest damage to epidermis. With the Rio Laser Epilator, the laser beam passes harmlessly through the skin and is directly absorbed by the pigments of the hair follicle. Laser epilation offers the following advantages: - permanent epilation - painless treatment - no expensive refill materials to buy Product safety characteristics: Safety key and code; divergent laser beam 808nm, no risk; controlled contact with the skin; light to help target hair; numerical control of ray intensity; automatic temperature control; treats 9 mm² in 3 seconds. Content: Rio Laser Epilator + DVD and explanatory manual in French + 2-year guarantee + 220V adapter.
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destroys hair root without affecting the surrounding area Suitable for facial hair, legs, arms, underarm and bikini line Approved for home use Not suitable for Afro-Caribbean and black skin complexions or grey hair