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Permanent laser hair removal is the solution to unwanted facial and body hair! Laser hair reduction is light-based technology that emits gentle pulses of energy into the skin. It targets and heats, hair follicles responsible for growth, as the hair follicle absorbs the energy and is then destroyed – unable to produce hair again.


Shaving, plucking, tweezing, waxing—all are temporary fixes for unwanted hair. You can now permanently reduce unwanted hair with a treatment personalized to your specific skin type.

Papillon Bleu Aesthetics uses Cynosure’s Elite iQ laser hair removal treatments target and destroy the hair cells responsible for hair growth without damaging the surrounding skin. The result is smooth, hair-free skin that lasts! With our hair removal treatments, you can quickly and easily reduce unwanted hair on your body or face with longer-lasting results.

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Cynosure Elite iQ laser technology can carry aesthetic procedures towards numerous skin conditions, equipped with the Skintel Melanin Reader –

in order to provide our patients treatments precise to their skin type and needs. Elite iQ can perform non-surgical treatments for sun damage, targeting the minimization of age spots, freckles, and skin pigmentation, tackles fine lines and wrinkles, facial veins, psoriasis, razor bumps, and aesthetics treatments for skin revitalization.

Frequently Asked Questions

Laser Hair Removal Treatment with Elite iQ FAQ
Does Elite iQ Laser Hair Removal Hurt?2022-11-09T22:13:48-08:00

Treatments are effectively painless, but will vary client to client. On average, they describe the range of sensations felt during treatment from tingling to the snapping of a rubber band.

How Does Elite iQ Work?2022-11-12T14:18:18-08:00

In order to target your skin, our Elite iQ machine uses moderate energy pulses from the light. The hair follicles responsible for hair growth are selected and warmed. The radiation then absorbs the hair follicles, destroys them, and prevents the growth of new hair.

How Long Does Elite iQ Treatment Take?2022-11-09T22:44:40-08:00

Five minutes to an hour can pass during an Elite iQ session. The treatment area’s skin region determines how long it will take. Since every one of our clients is unique, there is no set amount of time.

How Many Elite iQ Laser Treatments are Needed?2022-11-20T12:32:19-08:00

Optimal results require a span of 3-6 treatments, as recommended. Every client is different however. At Papillon Bleu, we offer free consult appointments to help create a plan that is perfect for you.

Is Elite iQ Laser Hair Removal Right for me?2022-11-23T15:50:26-08:00

This treatment is safe for all skin types, including light and dark skin and most hair colors. Work with your provider to determine the best treatment options for you!

What Areas Does Elite iQ Treat?2022-11-09T22:19:42-08:00
Elite iQ can treat your face, underarms & arms, legs, back, bikini area, and chest.
What Type of Results Can I Expect After Elite iQ Treatment?2022-11-23T15:54:20-08:00

You can expect to see a gradual decrease in the hair thickness and in the amount of hair present. Additionally, you may also see a decrease in stubble, rashes, and ingrown hairs!

When Will I See Results From Elite iQ?2022-11-14T13:33:05-08:00

Results from your Elite iQ sessions are expected through a gradual decrease in hair thickness and also growth. This treatment only targets hair in the active phase of growth. Therefore, multiple treatments are often always needed for complete hair removal.

Why are Multiple Elite iQ Laser Treatments Recommended?2022-11-20T12:31:58-08:00

Human hair naturally grows in 3 different stages. Because of this, it does not grow in the same stage at once. When an area is treated, only a percentage of hair follicles are bound to be affected. To effectively reduce your unwanted hair, multiple treatments are necessary to achieve your perfect outcome!

Why Use Elite iQ Over Other Hair Removal Options?2022-11-14T13:11:53-08:00

Elite iQ device uses Skintel Technology Melanin Reader – the only FDA and Health Canada cleared melanin reader. Because of this, you will benefit from a personalized treatment to your skin that you can feel confident about.

Nd: YAG and Alexandrite Laser Technology for Hair Removal

In Nd Yag Laser Technology has a long-pulse laser that can be used safely on all skin types, including tanned. This laser is also less effective for light or fine hair when compared to other lasers. Nd: YAG Laser Hair Removal is a highly effective and safe method of hair removal,  Papillon Bleu Aesthetics uses the latest technology in Lasers to permanently reduce hair from the body and face. The length of a treatment time depends on the size of the area being treated.

Nd: YAG, also known as neodymium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet, is a crystal that is used as a laser medium for solid-state lasers. The Nd: YAG laser technology has a wavelength of 1064 nm and has the capability to reach deeper layers of skin tissue than other types of lasers. Lasers work by emitting a wavelength of high-energy light, which when focused on a certain skin condition will create heat and destroy cells and hair follicles.  Laser technology works by targeting dark pigment.

Nd: YAG is also used for the treatment of vascular lesions and skin revitalization in a deeper wavelength.

The Alexandrite Laser Hair Removal is effective on a wider range of skin types, from light skin tones to olive skin tones. It works better on thinner hair than other hair removal lasers and can even treat individuals with light skin and freckles.

The Alexandrite laser is one that uses an alexandrite crystal is used as the laser source or medium. The alexandrite laser produces a specific wavelength of light in the infrared spectrum of 755 nm. Alexandrite Laser is perfect for permanent hair removal, due to its laser technology effectiveness. The Alexandrite Laser provides efficient, permanent hair reduction with clinically confirmed results. The darker a person’s hair and the lighter the colour of their skin, the better the results they are likely to see.

Alexandrite laser is also applicable to the treatment of skin pigmentation, age spots, and hair removal.

Before & After Laser Hair Removal Treatment

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Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Removal Coquitlam


Treatment Before & After courtesy of Cynosure Aesthetic Platform D. McDaniel, MD

Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Removal Coquitlam


Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Removal Coquitlam


Treatment Before & After courtesy of Cynosure Aesthetic Platform MIHF, MD

Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Removal Coquitlam


Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Removal Coquitlam


Treatment Before & After courtesy of Cynosure Aesthetic Platform S. Doherty, MD

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