What is PCOS?
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a common condition that affects how women’s ovaries function. It’s reported that one in every 10 women have PCOS, whilst many women remain undiagnosed. The condition causes a hormonal imbalance which comes as a result from the ovaries creating excess hormones. There are three main features of PCOS which are: irregular periods, polycystic ovaries and excess androgen. One of the main symptoms associated with PCOS is excessive hair growth. The excessive hair growth appears to replicate that of a male and can include areas such as the face, chest and back. This symptom can cause many confidence issues for women, with many unhappy with their hair growth.
What are the symptoms of PCOS?
There are a number of symptoms associated with PCOS, many of which can cause a number of different problems for women. Symptoms typically start to appear during your late teens or early twenties. Some of the symptoms of PCOS include:
Those are just a few of the many symptoms associated with PCOS, many of which can be hard to manage & have an impact on self confidence.
Treatments For PCOS
Whilst we can’t help with every symptom associated with PCOS we can help women regain confidence with our effective hair removal treatments.
Laser hair removal for PCOS is an effective way to reduce the appearance of unwanted hair in a number of areas on the body. Using the highest quality laser equipment our qualified practitioners will work with you to provide a course of treatments designed to target the areas of hair growth you are unhappy with.