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  Definition of depilation - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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  Depilation apparatus - Patent 5219237
A depilation apparatus as claimed in claim 3, wherein the heat removal element (16) is formed by a ring (17) which is provided with a cooling plate which lies at the exterior of the housing (1).
A depilation apparatus as claimed in claim 5, wherein the cooling plates (20) extend to beyond the flexible plates (19) and are thermally interconnected.
According to the invention, the depilation apparatus is for this purpose characterized in that the apparatus is provided with a heater element situated between the end of the reservoir and the distributor roller, and in that a heat-conducting sealing for the wax block is present near the end of the reservoir facing the distributor roller.
www.freepatentsonline.com /5219237.html   (1341 words)

  
 Depilation device and method - Patent 4617926
A depilation device includes a laser beam generator 15 embodied in a hand gun 20 with a trigger 19 enabling pulses of laser energy to be delivered along a flexible fibre optic probe 13 which has a bore in the end which can fit over a hair to be destroyed.
A depilation device comprising a probe having an optic fiber with a bore in its tip with a diameter of between 0.3 mm and 1 mm and a length for accommodating a hair.
A depilation device as claimed in claim 1 or claim 2, including a light energy pulse-forming circuit and a trigger connected in the circuit with which the circuit can be fired, and in which the fiber optic probe is connected to the pulse-forming circuit.
www.freepatentsonline.com /4617926.html   (1095 words)

  
 Definition of depilation - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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  Category:Depilation - ArticleWorld
Depilation is the removal of hair above the skin’s surface.
Depilation is most commonly accomplished by shaving, with a shaving cream and razor.
Depilation typically lasts a day or two, while epilating is long lasting.
www.articleworld.org /index.php?title=Category:Depilation&printable=yes   (100 words)

  
  Depilation apparatus
A depilation apparatus as claimed in claim 1, wherein the undulatory cross-sectional profile of the circumferential surfaces of the depilation rollers is a toothed-wheel profile having teeth with rounded tops, the depilation rollers intermeshing tightly only at the location of the tooth flanks of their cross-sectional profiles.
A depilation apparatus as claimed in claim 10 wherein a skin-tautening roller is arranged at either side adjacent the depilation rollers and is driven in a direction of rotation which is directed away from the apparatus at the location of the adjacent depilation rollers.
A depilation apparatus as claimed in claim 10 wherein the undulatory cross-sectional profile of the circumferential surfaces of the depilation rollers is a toothed-wheel profile having teeth with rounded tops, the depilation rollers intermeshing tightly only at the location of the tooth flanks of their cross-sectional profiles.
www.processpatrol.com /image_storage/depilation.html   (437 words)

  
 Transmed - Mesotheraphy, Cosmetic surgery, Esthetic surgery, Laser epilation,Botox,LPG
If laser depilation is applied when the hairs are at a stage other than the growth stage, they will be kind of fumigated and the laser beam will not reach the roots.
Laser depilation can be applied on all people older than 16, having a proper type of body hair, having a distinctive difference between the colors of body hair and skin, and being not sensitive to light.
Individuals undergoing laser depilation must not remove their body hairs by using tweezers or a thread; otherwise the roots of the body hairs get thin, and sensitivity of the hairs to laser decreases.
www.tmcosmeticsurgery.com /skin_lab/laser_epilation.aspx   (663 words)

  
 Epilation définitive
Currently, electric depilation with the needle remains the method whose effectiveness was shown scientifically on long term.
Before depilation, one should not forget to question the customer on her allergic antecedents, on the diseases which she had or from which she currently suffers, on the drugs which she does not support, cutaneous deteriorations, etc, thus avoiding possible complications or unpleasant surprises.
During the first 15 days at least after a depilation treatment, it is appropriate not to expose the area treated with the sun (natural or artificial).
www.europeanclinics.com /pages/en/epilation_definitive.htm   (1779 words)

  
 depilation
Another disadvantage of electrical depilation is that the hairs should be at least a few millimeters long before depilating, meaning the person shouldn’t shave the day(s) before treatment.
In the present state of affairs is it possible to speak of permanent depilation after average 5 treatments (more or less depending from person to person).
Depilation is mostly used for treating body areas with unwanted hair growth like the face.
www.genderstichting.be /en/depilation.html   (1019 words)

  
 Beautiful Body - Depilation Tips
Depilation is a popular, but also immediate manner on disposing unwanted hair on legs and other parts of your body.
Depilation is a generic term for hair removal which affects the part of the hair above the surface of the skin.
Those after depilator shaving are thiner, because they are piercing by cuticle.
www.beauty-tips.net /hairtips/generalhair/beautiful-body.htm   (829 words)

  
 Shanghai ConBio Plastic and Laser Surgery Hospital   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Laser hair depilation is the most advanced method for permanent hair depilate, the effect is obvious, operational speed fast, minor pain and no side effect.
The part of the hair depilation should be prevented from sunlight one week before and two weeks after the operation, do not pull out the hair on this part from two weeks before the treatment as well as using the honey wax and electrolysis hair shedding.
The working theory is the selective thermodynamics theory: the chosen wavelength only effects on the fl pigment but not the normal skin tissue, the chosen pulse width only effects on the fl pigment inside the hair follicle but not the fl pigment inside the base layer of the skin.
www.chinameirong.com /compare/tuomao-english.asp   (530 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Depilation fetishism
It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Acomoclitism.
Depilation fetishism is the sexual arousal brought on by the act of shaving or being shaved.
High and tight is a term used to denote any of several very short hair styles most commonly worn by men in military service, particularly the United States Marine Corps.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Depilation-fetishism   (366 words)

  
 how the laser works for depilation
It is for that reason that when the conventional systems of depilation are used, the hair grows again, in the same or even larger amount, thickness and color.
In the case of the depilation, the Melanin present in the hair follicle receives most of the energy (the chromophore,) while the skin receives less.
The ones that reach the fl color perform the depilation, and the ones that reach the red color perform the treatment of varicose veins.
www.naturale.med.br /depilacao/english/e2_a_acao_laser.htm   (624 words)

  
 Process for the depilation of animal skins - US Patent 5376042   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Current enzymatic processes for the depilation of hair require long processing times and are relatively expensive and chemical processes often create odor and/or effluent disposal problems.
In the present invention, skins to be depilated are contacted with an oxidizing solution in the form of foam, instead of the liquid compositions previously used.
In this process, the amount of fluid coming into contact with the skins during the depilation stage is minimized, thus reducing intumescence and, secondly, the amount of effluent.
www.patentstorm.us /patents/5376042.html   (208 words)

  
 IngentaConnect Exploring the depilation norm: a qualitative questionnaire study ...
Second, should a woman fail to depilate, she is likely to be subject to interactional sanctions.
Depilation is, then, shown to be a matter not merely of personal preference, but of conforming to a social norm reflecting an imperative to 'improve' the body.
Taking a feminist perspective, this study understands the depilation norm as an instance of the 'policing' of women's bodies within a narrow ideal of social acceptability.
www.ingentaconnect.com /content/sage/qrp/2004/00000001/00000001/art00006;jsessionid=40djelctttqgd.alice   (249 words)

  
 Depilation during pregnancy
Laser depilation — is destruction of hairs under the influence of concentrated bunch of light, a noncontact method.
After laser depilation you need to protect your skin from sun for 2-3 days, otherwise, appearance of pigmentation on the place of removed hairs is possible.
Ultrasound depilation — is dysnutrition of bulb root under the influence of ultrasound, leading to exhaustion and shedding of hairs.
www.baby-health.net /articles/265.html   (963 words)

  
 Plastic Surgery: Laser Depilation, Permanent Hair Removal   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Traditional depilation and waxing is often painful and needs to be repeated regularly.
Permanent depilation is possible because the heat of the light is transferred into the melanin of the hair follicle.
For people with lighter or blond hair the result of permanent depilation is less certain, because these hairs contain less melanin and therefore less heat is produced into the dark melanin of the hair.
www.wellnesskliniek.com /E_laser_depilation.htm   (1006 words)

  
 Surpefluous hair in men and women
The laser generates a luminous ray which penetrates into the skin, it is selectively absorbed by the melanine (the pigment present in the hair); this ray destroys the bulb and impedes the growth of the hairs.
It is impossible to complete depilation in one sitting, because the laser only acts on active peliferous bulbs, so one has to act according to the life of the hair.
Depending upon the area of the body to be treated the sittings can vary from a minimum of 2 to a maximum of 5.
www.giorgiofischer.it /eng/bodydep.htm   (263 words)

  
 Qualifications in beauty, fitness, sports and holistic therapies.
Depilation is the temporary removal of hair and as such is a very popular seasonal treatment.
Because of the way in which the treatment is performed, it is essential that there be proper inbuilt safety factors and insurers give the highest safety rating to this qualification.
It meets the requirements of all types of sugaring as a means of depilation.
www.vtct.org.uk /quals/hr.htm   (391 words)

  
 Depilation...Depilatory Hair Removal For Unwanted Hair
Depilation is the process of removing hair above the skin.
Unlike other hair removal options like waxing and sugaring, depilation does not take the hair out by the root so the hair removal lasts a few days at best.
Chemical Depilatories tend to be messy and have a strong smell.
www.permanenthairremovaltips.com /depilation.html   (391 words)

  
 Orientální depilace
Oriental depilation offers the way how to delicately and permanently remove unwanted hairs.
Depilation material contains dates, figs, lemon and herbs from Syria and weaken the hairs until the grow stops completely.
Skin area is cleaned with distil water, material is applied on hairs which are then removed even with roots.
www.salon-korunka.cz /eng/depilace/depilace.htm   (155 words)

  
 Let waxing wane and the fur fly free in the fight for unmown territory - smh.com.au
I know this because the producers of the recent British TV adaptation of Sons and Lovers took such pains to achieve period authenticity that actresses were forbidden to remove any body hair in preparation for their roles.
While women have won many battles since D.H. Lawrence penned his opus, depilation is the battle that feminism lost.
Perversely, the most up-to-date methods of depilation are the most torturous, involving the kind of pain once lavished on the village witch.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2003/01/27/1043534000743.html   (713 words)

  
 ars medica. Aesthetical surgery centre   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Medical depilation by laser technology is advantageous compared to other procedures because is a highly efficient method and comfortable to apply.
Because of all this, laser depilation requires a visit to the physician in advance, a treatment prescription, a signed informed consent and a specialised advice.
Its use in dermocosmetics, and especially in permanent depilation is much more recent, although our experience enables us to endorse the complete safety and reliability of the medical laser technology for depilation.
www.ars-medica.info /depilacion_eng.php   (792 words)

  
 DEPILATION SET
Usually the hair is removed only at the skin's surface, so the hair keratin is stimulated--just as it is in shaving -- and the hair grows back stronger Anthemon depilation cream is suitable for the body, for the face, underarms and bikini area.
While creams and lotions are still the most popular at-home method of depilation, their popularity among consumers is being challenged by longer lasting, more modern methods, such as wax strips.
Depilation Creams are ideal for facial hair removal as they are simple to use and cause no discomfort.
www.dietjuice.com /depilationset.html   (580 words)

  
 Male body depilation: prevalence and associated features of body hair removal Sex Roles: A Journal of Research - Find ...
With few exceptions, men have not engaged in body depilation because the presence of body hair has traditionally been symbolic of masculinity and therefore associated with men's attractiveness and virility (Basow, 1991; Basow and Braman, 1998; Lewis, 1987; Tiggemann and Kenyon, 1998).
Consequently, the aim of the current study was to investigate the prevalence and characteristics of body depilation, as well as its related social and affective features.
Clearly, there is a need to confirm the numerous anecdotal accounts and preliminary data that suggest that body hair removal is indeed a new and potentially important component of body image for men.
findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m2294/is_9-10_52/ai_n15341181   (861 words)

  
 Bársony Dermatological Laser Clinic in Hungary. Laser depilation, Laser removal of veins, telangiectases, vessel ...
Laser depilation, Laser removal of veins, telangiectases, vessel dilatations and other blemishes caused by blood vessels, port-wine stains, rosacea and other blemishes caused by blood vessels treatment of wrinkles, acne scars and pigment spots by laser.
Before the advent of medical lasers, depilation techniques (tweezers, wax, various electronic techniques etc) had temporary results and were often painful.
The EpiLight© that we use in our clinic is the only equipment in Hungary today that can be adjusted to all skin types and to all hair colours, allowing us to perform the ideal treatment.
www.barsony.hu /contents.php?rng=1&lang=en   (899 words)

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