Does the Philips Lumea hair removal treatment hurt?
If you are concerned about the Philips Lumea treatment being painful, don't worry. Some users of Lumea described feeling 'a warm sensation', 'prickling' or 'itching' etc. during or after treatment. In most cases, these effects disappeared within an hour.
Read our tips to make your Lumea treatment as comfortable as possible.
Test your skin
To get used to Philips Lumea, we recommend that you first make test flashes near the area you are intending to treat. You can then continue using it at the highest setting that still feels comfortable and does not give side effects.
Test your Skin
To get accustomed to Philips Lumea, we recommended that you make test flashes near the area you are intending to treat, using the lowest recommended light setting. Once you are comfortable with this, you can increase the light setting, step-by-step if necessary, but it should never become painful.