Many people are starting to find that the typical cost of laser hair removal is surprisingly affordable. Laser hair removal costs, of course, vary according to the size of the being treated (face, bikini, legs, etc.). The cost tends to vary a great deal among different persons. Patterns of hair growth are different. So the cost and the results obtained are also likely to be tailored to your needs. Many clinics ask you to come in for a consultation before quoting a price for laser hair removal.
Back hair among some males may grow evenly and densely with thick shafts of hair. Other back hair may grow finely and sparsely. Some women may have facial hair that is noticeable only when the hair is dark and thick. Light or fine facial hair may not be noticeable for some women. Some women may have facial hair caused by hormones.
The typical cost of laser hair removal ranges from $150 to $500, taking the area of the body that is being treated into consideration. In most cases, the smaller the surface area to be treated, the lower the treatment cost. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the average price of laser treatments in the United States is $429.
On average, the cost of laser hair removal in the smaller, bikini area is between $350 and $500. By contrast, the cost of treating a larger area, such as the back, averages between $600 and $900 per treatment session. However, treatment of the chest will only cost between $350 and $600. For the upper and lower legs, patients can expect to pay from $600 to $850 while the arms, on average, will cost only $350 to $500. The underarms are the cheapest area to treat, with a cost range of $250 to $350. But removing hair on the face and neck is comparable to the cost of laser hair removal on the back, with prices averaging $600 to $900 per treatment.