When it comes to getting silky smooth skin, we aspire to look and feel like we’ve just walked out of a razor commercial. But, relying on standard razors to achieve such results leaves us far from our goals in reality.
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Putting aside the missed patches of hair and accidental cuts on our knees and ankles, any silky soft result we do achieve is only guaranteed to last us a day or two—if we’re lucky.
There is, however, a far more effective and long-term solution worth investing in: IPL laser hair removal.
IPL is safe to use on almost every part of the body and works by directing a concentrated light to the root of the hair follicle to stop it from growing, meaning long-lasting smooth skin.
After all, having to shave our legs every second day for the rest of our lives is a chore we can do without.
It’s also pain-free and doesn’t scar or mark the skin, meaning it’s safe for sensitive skin types.
There are plenty of easy and effective IPL laser hair removal devices you can use in the comfort of your home.
We’ve rounded up the best IPL laser hair removal devices on the market worth your hard-earned cash.
Features: World-first 180° rotating head for precision, 6 adaptable treatment heads, 6 energy modes, built-in ICE technology for painless skin cooling and skin-rejuvenating attachment for anti-ageing collagen boosting treatment.S
Happy Skin Co Gen.2 IPL Hair Removal Handset, $299 at THE ICONIC
Features: 5 intensity levels, 3 easy to use modes, a large light window so you can treat more area and a 500K flash life span equating to 20 years of use.
Selfie Skin At-home IPL Handset, $349.99 at Adore Beauty
Features: 300,000 flashes for up to 10 years of use, clinical-grade technology, safe to use on the face (excluding eyes) and works on lighter hair and skin tones.
BRAUN Silk Expert Pro, $499 at Shaver Shop
Features: Dermatologically credited, 3 comfort modes (normal, gentle, extra gentle) and precision head.
Philips Lumea Prestige, $790 now $685 at Current Body
Features: Two-year warranty, skin sensor and interchangeable smart attachment heads for underarm, bikini line, body and face.