Removing unwanted hair is an important step in any beauty regimen. Many men and women find constant shaving and waxing tedious and time consuming. Laser hair removal* is often a simple process and is becoming an increasingly popular choice as the preferred method for hair removal from the face and body. Further, the ideal candidate for laser hair removal* has thick, dark hair and fair skin. However, there exists a variety of skin types with a variety of hair types and all wish to achieve the same effects of smooth and hairless skin. In the initial years of laser hair removal* gaining popularity, people with darker skin were advised against choosing to undergo laser treatment for hair reduction and hair removal. In recent times however, all skin types can undergo laser treatment without worrying too much about the potential side-effects.