Health Ministry warns against defective laser hair-removal machines

14.01.2014                      13.Schwat.5774

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Health Ministry warns against defective laser hair-removal machines

Use of such devices may be dangerous and could, in rare circumstances, cause electrocution or burns on patients’ skin, says ministry.

The Health Ministry warned the public not to purchase and use depilatory (hair removal) devices using Intense Pulse Light (IPL) Technology. The ministry said on Monday that the use of such devices may be dangerous and could, in rare circumstances, cause electrocution or burns on the patients’ skin….